Mindful Psychology Associates
Our Licensed Clinical Psychologists work with adults, adolescents, and children; we are all trained as generalists but specialize in treating anxiety, depression, college student mental health, trauma, relationship concerns, body image/eating disorders. We provide psychotherapy, as well as psychological assessment.
Our Licensed Clinical Psychologists work with adults and adolescents, specializing in anxiety, depression, college student mental health, trauma, relationship concerns, body image/eating disorders utilizing an integrative approach.
Evanston psychologist Dr. Contarino has more than 15 years of clinical experience working with adolescents through older adults and have significant experience in college student mental health, mood disorders, mind-body modalities including relaxation training and clinical hypnosis, eating disorders/body image issues and trauma. See more >>
““I have always been curious about all things related to psychology and the complex ways we as humans adapt to life and our experiences. Bringing this curiosity into the therapeutic relationship, I partner with my clients to explore the ways their presenting concerns are impacting their lives as we develop goals together.” See more >>
“I believe that a strong, supportive therapeutic relationship is the cornerstone of all change. Therefore, I practice primarily from a Rogerian Client-Centered perspective, emphasizing empathy, unconditional positive regard, and genuineness…” See more >>
“I work with clients to forge new ways of relating to themselves and others as well as engage more fully in the world. We do this together by learning a range of new skills and processing past experiences…” See more >>
“I believe that therapy can be a transformative process and it is an honor for me to get to help my clients work through their current life struggles to get to their desired goals.” See more >>
“I view the therapeutic relationship as a partnership, and find the relational aspect of therapy to be an integral piece in making strides towards meeting the clients needs and goals. …” See more >>
“I believe the foundation of therapy begins with the shared relationship between the client and clinician. In our sessions, a client can expect to find a safe space…” See more >>
“I believe in fostering a strong therapeutic alliance in a safe, nonjudgemental space where individuals can feel comfortable expressing themselves. I use an eclectic approach…” See more >>
“I believe that meaningful change in therapy begins with the development of a strong and supportive therapeutic relationship. …” See more >>