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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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Carrie Reynolds, LCPC

Counselor

Carrie is a licensed clinical professional counselor with a masters degree in human services counseling from National Louis University. She has over twenty years of experience working with children and adolescents.

Expertise:

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

Are you ready to take the next step?

Contact NPS and schedule your first appointment today. 

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