In response to COVID-19, we want to do our part to keep everyone as healthy and safe as possible, while still providing support during this stressful time. We are offering Telehealth sessions which are over the phone/computer. Please call our office or contact your therapist to set up a Telehealth session.

Contact Us

"It is the nature of a strong heart, that like the palm tree it strives ever upwards when it is most burdened."


-Phillip Sydney

Please Call 815-320-3749 for scheduling.

Appointment Request

 Our Services

The Kennedy Center for Counseling  provides a safe, confidential, and supportive atmosphere in which clients can work toward and achieve optimal growth and happiness. Our Therapist's address and treat  a wide range of concerns and issues across the life span. Click to learn more about the wide range of services we provide.

New Clients

The Kennedy Center for Counseling

1938 E. Lincoln Highway, Suite 219
New Lenox IL 60451
Phone: 815-320-3749
Fax: 815-320-3825

All new clients can access intake forms here to bring to initial appointment.


Phone: 815-320-3749

Fax: 815-320-3825

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday-Friday: 8:00am - 3:00 pm.
Sunday: Closed

We accept most public and private insurance plans. Please call our office to verify insurance eligibility and benefits.


Call Us:  815-320-3749

 Meet our Therapists

 Rita Sanders, MA, LCPC

  Jamilah Akbar, MA, LCPC

  Andrea Betley, MA, LCPC

  Annette Krason, MA, LCPC
  Elitza Lauterwasser, MA, LCPC

  Nancy Mulvihill, Ph.D., MA, LCPC

  Katrina Neubauer, MA, LCPC
​  Rachel Zajicek, MSW, LCSW

  Chris Wild, MA, LPC, PEL

  Kyle Lisowski, Ed.S, LCPC

  Laura Jackman, MA, LCPC

  Kristen Cooke, MA, LCSW

  Marie Kress, MS, LCPC, NCC

  Kristina Staack, MA, LCPC

  ​Victoria Vivtorento MS, LSW