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NPS & Medication

Medication is not our first choice for treatment.

Neal Psychological Specialties exists to promote health, not just treat disorders.  We reach for alternative treatments first as a way to bring balance, health and well being.

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We are a caring team of professionals, under one roof, dedicated to meeting all of your individual counseling needs.

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Douglas Neal, Psy.D

Counselor

Dr. Neal has been practicing in the Chicago/Crystal Lake area for over 35 years. He loves helping his clients (children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families) attain the healing and wholeness they desire.

Expertise:

Kristina Polley, RN, LCSW

Counselor

Kristina is a licensed clinical social worker who completed her Master’s degree at Aurora University. She has been a practicing clinician for over 30 years, providing therapy to individuals, adolescents, adults, families, and couples. 

Expertise:

Zach Neal, MA

Counselor

Zach specializes in working with teens, young adults, and men’s issues. He completed his Masters Degree in Counseling and Psychological Services at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, and a Bachelors in Psychology from Columbia College of Missouri.

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Maria Mangiardi, LCPC

Counselor

Maria received both her Bachelor of Science in health care leadership and Master of Science in community counseling from National Louis University. 

Expertise:

  • Ages 18+
  • Substance Abuse
  • Gambling
  • Holistic / Spiritual 
  • LGBTQ
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Transgender

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Zachary Schmidt, LPC, NCC

Counselor

Zachary specializes in working with teens, young adults, and men’s issues. Zachary’s approach to counseling is truly getting to know and understand who his clients are in an open environment. He uses genuine and honest conversations without any judgment to fully connect.

Expertise:

Angela Fieldhouse, MA, LPC

Counselor

Angela completed her Master's degree in Child/Adolescent Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Lewis University and specializes in depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, and behavior issues.

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Are you ready to take the next step?

Contact us and schedule your first appointment today. 

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