Perspectives Counseling Centers

We are a private outpatient clinic, featuring over 35 educated and professional therapists of varied specialties and expertise — each graduate level trained, experienced and state licensed. No matter what your need, there is a caring, experienced therapist who can help. You need not walk alone. 

The Human Magnet Syndrome

“Codependents meet, they are enveloped in a magnetic and seductive ‘love force,’ it begins like a fairy-tale, but later unfolds into a painful ‘seesaw of love/pain and hope/disappointment’. The soul mate of the Codependent’s dreams becomes the Emotional Manipulator of his/her nightmares. 

Women Who Love Too Much

The #1 New York Times bestseller that asks: ‘ARE YOU A WOMAN WHO LOVES TOO MUCH?’ Do you find yourself attracted again to troubled, distant, moody men — while ‘nice guys’ seem boring? Do you obsess over men who are emotionally unavailable, addicted to work, hobbies, alcohol, or other women? 

Finding Your Way Home: A Soul Survivor Kit by Melody Beattie

Melody Beattie gives you the tools to discover the magnificence and splendor of your being.” — Deepak Chopra

Hope For Today

Hope for Today is about “daily thoughts and meditations on living in a family with alcoholism.”

Courage to Change

“The daily meditations, reminders, and prayers from Courage to Change help families encourage their recovering alcoholic loved one.”

Old Irving Park Community Clinic

We provide free quality health care to the medically uninsured in the Chicago area by individual volunteers from the medical community, partnership with local community institutional treatment providers and other appropriate individual and institutional volunteers in a manner dedicated to the respect.

Boundaries and Relationships

More than personal boundaries, this book is really about relationships- healthy and unhealthy ones. Here bestselling author and psychotherapist Charles Whitfield blends theories and dynamics from several disciplines into practical knowledge and actions that your can use in your relationships right now. 

My Mother/Myself by Nancy Friday

When Nancy Friday began her research for My Mother/My Self in the early 1970’s no work existed that explored the unique interaction between mother and daughter. Today psychotherapists throughout the world acknowledge that if women are to be able to love without possessing, to find work that fulfills them

Adult Children of Alcoholics World Service Organization

Adult Children of Alcoholics is an anonymous Twelve Step, Twelve Tradition program of women and men who grew up in an alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional homes.

Al-Anon & Alateen

At Al‑Anon Family Group meetings, the friends and family members of problem drinkers share their experiences and learn how to apply the principles of the Al‑Anon program to their individual situations. 

Codependent No More: Beyond Codependency

Codependents (those who live with and are affected by drug users) are most frequently the family members of alcoholics or drug users, but the definition is broad. 

Codependents’ Guide to the Twelve Steps

Interpreting the famous Alcoholics Anonymous Twelve Steps specifically for codependent issues for the very first time, this groundbreaking book combines Melody’s expertise with the experience of other people to: • Explain each step and how you can apply it to your s issues 

We are now accepting new clients for telehealth or in-person therapy sessions! Please give us a call (888) 726-7170 or email to schedule an appointment today!