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Generous donors like you are crucial to our ability to offer programming and therapy to people in our community in need of healing and growth. To give specifically to the Silent Samaritan or Wellspring fund or pay for an require event, please indicate in PayPal under "Instructions for Recipient." To learn more about these funds, please click on Fundraising Events. Thank you!

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To offer hope, healing and restoration to wholeness in a confidential manner that is professional, ethical, caring and accessible to all. We can provide, for those who so desire, a unique integration of psychotherapy and spirituality in our counseling, education and consulting services.

At Samaritan Counseling Center, we offer a safe place for discovery, healing and growth. In our fast-paced world, it is difficult to escape the pressures and complexities of daily living. We believe psychology and spirituality – together – provide a foundation for mental health, personal growth, resolving problems and getting more out of life.

We provide a unique kind of psychotherapy that takes spirituality and faith seriously to meet the needs of individuals of all faiths or no faith. 

Our offices are conveniently located with ample parking and near public transportation in the Chicago Loop & Lincoln Park neighborhoods and all along Chicago’s North Shore. Our staff therapists are licensed, certified and theologically informed.  Samaritan Counseling Center is accredited by the Denver-based Samaritan organization.


Getting Started…


Please email us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call our confidential intake line (847-446-6955, ext. 20) and leave a message for our Clinical Director, Dr. Sue Priebe. 

She will return your call and ask for a brief description of why you are seeking counseling, and then determine the therapist who would be the best match for you. Based on the information you give her, she will then ask one of our therapists to call you and make a first appointment. 

After you have scheduled an appointment with a counselor, you may print and fill out the intake form by using the link below and take it with you on your first visit. Doing this ahead of time will expedite procedures during your first visit. You may want to review the counseling agreement also.

New Client Intake Form                            Counseling Agreement

You are also welcome to call one of our therapists directly. Information about each therapist is located in the "About Us" section of our website, and each therapist's confidential voicemail number is listed in the "Contact Us" section of our website.



Thrive Workshop for Stephen Ministers and Leaders


"Ministering to Those Who are Grieving"

Presented by Reverand Joellen Hosler, LCPC

Saturday, November 17, 2012

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

First Presbyterian Church of Wilmette

600 Ninth Street, Wilmette, IL

For more information, click here


Last Updated on Saturday, 03 November 2012 20:26