MPA Proudly Sponsoring the Family Action Network (FAN)

FAN Family Action Network

As part of our mission to support and participate with local organizations committed to fostering healthy dialogue and well-being, Mindful Psychology Associates is proud to be sponsoring the Family Action Network (FAN). FAN connects parents, students, educators, civic leaders, and professionals through collaborative programming that educates, inspires and positively impacts the broader community. Their high-quality speaker series scheduled throughout the …

Skills Training Class Begins in November

radically open therapy

Anyone struggling with anxiety, depression which seems to be resistant to treatment, anorexia nervosa, OCDP (obsessive-compulsive personality disorder) may benefit from this Skills Training Class in RO-DBT or Radically Open Dialectical Behavior Therapy. The class will take place on Tuesday evenings beginning in November at the Mindful Psychology Associates office in the Carlson Building, 636 Church Street, Suite 620, Evanston. …

MPA Now Offering RO-DBT Individual Therapy and Class!

RO-DBT

In Spring 2018, practice owner and licensed clinical psychologist Jennifer (Panning) Contarino, PsyD, completed the first week of an intensive two-week training on Radically Open Dialectical Behavior Therapy (RO-DBT or RO). Dr. Panning is excited to finalize the program this fall and bring this new evidence-based treatment to Mindful Psychology Associates. RO-DBT was developed by Thomas Lynch, PhD, and his …

Dr. Jennifer Contarino Talks to VoyageChicago

Mindful Psychology Associates

Dr. Jennifer (Panning) Contarino talks candidly about starting her therapy practice, pursuing her passion and learning to navigate some of the challenges involved in expanding a business. In the interview, “Meet Jennifer Panning of Mindful Psychology Associates in Evanston and Streeterville,” she shares some of what makes her group special and what their mission: “Working in a beautiful, relaxing space …

Evanston Psychology Office Featured on Design Blog

Mindful Psychology Evanston

Freshpractice.design recently featured the Evanston offices of Mindful Psychology Associates on their popular interior design and therapy office decor blog. Calling the space “contemporary and classy“, they interviewed founder and president Dr. Jennifer (Panning) Contarino about how the offices were designed with clients in mind. “I hope they are soothed by the artwork, accessories, and plants — all of which …