Michelle Heyden, MAAT, LCPC
Affordable Psychotherapist and Art Therapist in Lincoln Square, Chicago

I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and Art Therapist providing affordable therapy to adolescents, adults, couples, and families from diverse backgrounds.

I provide affordable case consultation services for mental health professionals.

I specialize in helping individuals ages 11 and up to gain insight, learn coping skills, and tap into undiscovered or lost internal resources for the following issues:

Issues Specific to Artists, Musicians, and  Others Interested or Working in Creative Fields

Confusion Regarding Self-Identity


Low Self-Esteem

Relationship Issues

School/Workplace Difficulties

Childhood/Trauma Issues

Life Transitions


I help couples and families strengthen their relationships and deal more effectively with the following issues: 

 Poor or Strained Communication

Frequent Agruments
Pre-marital or Pre-commitment Concerns

Difficulty Handling Stress Together


Trust Issues


I provide an individualized and non-judgmental space to explore obstacles hindering clients from personal and creative self-fulfillment. My approach is client-centered, goal-oriented, holistic, and collaborative while drawing on a theoretical background of cognitive-behavioral, relational, psychodynamic, and expressive arts therapies. I utilize interactive discussion and written/expressive exercises tailored to each individual's needs.

I offer a free 15-minute phone consultation to answer any questions that you may have regarding my services.


Michelle Heyden, MAAT, LCPC   
2334 W. Lawrence Ave, Suite 218, Chicago, IL 60625 
(312) 841-7278


About Me
Insurance & Fees
Location & Hours
Intake Forms
Helpful Links