Dr. Jung enjoys working with children, adolescents, couples, and women within individual, family, and marital counseling. Her therapy style is relational, client-centered, insight-oriented, and eclectic. Dr. Jung views therapy as a relational process that aims to provide hope and healing. She enjoys integrating faith into counseling with those who specifically desire this.
Some common treatment issues Dr. Jung works with:
Anxiety, Boundaries, Codependency, Cultural Identity, Depression, Family Issues, Grief/Loss, Loneliness, Marital Concerns, Parenting, Perfectionism, Rejection, Relationships, Self-Esteem, Self-Injury, Spiritual Concerns, and Stress Management
“I view therapy as walking alongside a person in their life’s journey through all the ups and downs. I believe healing is through the connection we have with God, with others, and to ourselves; and sometimes we try to connect but cannot in the way we desire. My goal is to help people connect so that they will experience God’s peace, joy, and wholeness.”
In addition to outpatient counseling, Dr. Jung is also the Director of Breakaway, an intensive after-school program for adolescents at Meier Clinics. She also serves as the clinical coordinator of the ProActive Kids Foundation and trains staff in working with children and their families in preventing obesity. Dr. Jung was trained in PREPARE/ENRICH by Life Innovations, Inc. in 2009 and Family Wellness in 2007.
Dr. Jung received her Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies from Cornell University in 1999 and her Masters degree in Clinical Psychology from Wheaton College in 2005. Her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology was attained from Wheaton College in 2010. She became a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of IL in 2013.
Dr. Jung is Korean-American and is married with two children. She enjoys strolling through beautiful gardens, drinking tea over coffee, and finding a good deal.
She accepts all major insurance carriers and offers reduced fees to clients who meet the financial guidelines.