Treatment Issues: Marital & Premarital, Spirituality, Self-esteem, Addiction, Anxiety, Depression, Relationship Issues, School Issues, Career Issues, Racial Identity, Stress, Women’s Issues, Grief, Trauma and PTSD.
Education & Training: Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Kansas, 1996 & 1999. Master of Arts degree and Doctorate in Counseling from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, MO, 2015 & 2019. Licensed Professional Counselor in Illinois, 2022.
Background and Experience: Dr. Chen worked as a family counselor in a Christian homeless shelter in Kansas City. She also provided pastoral counseling services for laypersons, seminary students, and staff for 15 years.
Special Interests & Services: Dr. Chen can work with people in various stages of life: teenagers, adults, and seniors. She utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), emotionally focused therapy (EFT), and eclectic therapy.
Additional Info: Having an Asian heritage has helped her to be inherently culturally sensitive. Dr. Chen is also multilingual, fluent in English, Cantonese, Mandarin, and Taiwanese.