Neal Psychological Specialties, is a private group practice of counselors dedicated to bringing their passion, skills and specialties to residents in Algonquin, Il for over 39 years. We provide services for all age groups, individual counseling for depression, anxiety, life stressors & marriage/couples and family counseling.
We offer comprehensive counseling services in Crystal Lake including:
We are dedicated to offering natural alternatives treatments to residents in Algonquin. We understand that while medications are the choice for some people, many are now looking for an alternative that supports and promotes health rather than just treating the symptom. At NPS, we look for the underlying cause of discomfort. We are not disease centered… we are people centered.
Families in Algonquin, IL are being deeply impacted by Covid on many levels. Many of our kids are impacted by the changes in their school learning settings and not being able to be with friends. NPS counselors are here to come alongside you and your family members to help you navigate the stressors, some new and some old ones being amplified by our current conditions.
Marriages and relationships for our Algonquin residents have been under significant stress this past year. Relational challenges, raising kids, finances, professional pressure has all contributed to chronic stress and anxiety. At NPS, our counselors are dedicated to coming alongside you to not only help you cope but also to take the current condition and find the opportunity for positive growth and change in your life.
Many children, teen and adult residents in Algonquin, IL are impacted by the effects of ADHD. Whether you yourself, or your partner or child are navigating the challenging waters of ADHD, NPS counselors are here to help. We have a premier team and decades of experience in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of ADHD. We offer ADHD coaching and alternative treatments to medications to help alleviate the negative effects of ADHD. Our focus is to leverage the positive benefits of ADHD for your personal, school and work life and make ADHD traits be what helps you to succeed, not get in the way of you being all you are meant to be. We specialize in marriage/couples ADHD counseling because we understand the fallout from undiagnosed & untreated ADHD in a relationship.
Adolescents and teen residents in Algonquin are navigating many old and now new stressors. At NPS, our counselors know how to engage a teen or older adolescent and “earn the right to be heard.” Whether your child is struggling with anxiety, depression or finding their way after high school, we are here to come alongside him or her and you as the parent(s). We embrace the critical value of including parents in the counseling process whether with their child or meeting 1:1 with the parents when needed.
Men in Algonquin, IL are under even more stressors over this past year. Whether you are struggling with work issues, anxiety, depression or having challenges with your relationship or as a father, we are here to walk alongside you. We help you not only cope but seize the challenge as an opportunity to be a catalyst for personal growth and change to help you move forward in life.
Women in Algonquin are under a tremendous amount of stress navigating the many different roles they have today. Whether you are struggling with family or work issues, anxiety, depression or having challenges with your relationship we are here to walk alongside you. We help you not only cope but see the challenges as an opportunity to help you grow and become even more of who you are meant to be and live the kind of life that brings deep fulfillment and satisfaction for yourself and those you love.
NPS offers Christian counseling to residents of Algonquin, IL. We understand the central nature of integrating a faith based approach when talking about life’s struggles and how to move forward.
NPS offers help for residents in Algonquin, IL who are experiencing depression. We offer not only counseling but also natural alternatives to medications. Difficulty sleeping, over eating or loss of appetite, loss of energy and no motivation are greatly debilitating. Our counselors have an integrative mind, body and soul approach. We do more than just listen, we offer a plan of practical steps to move up and out of depression so you can feel fulfilled and satisfied.
NPS offers help for residents in Algonquin who are experiencing anxiety. We offer not only counseling but also natural alternatives to medications. Difficulty sleeping, feeling overwhelmed, worry, loss of energy and no motivation are greatly debilitating. Our counselors have an integrative mind, body and soul approach. We do more than just listen, we offer a plan of practical steps to move up and out of anxiety so you can feel fulfilled and satisfied.
At NPS, we have been working with the Algonquin elementary, middle and high schools for decades. We are familiar with the kinds of academic and classroom resources that your student needs. We will help you navigate the IEP or 504 process, talk with the teacher and guide you to empower your child to be successful in school.
At NPS, we offer insightful, comfortable conversations to our Algonquin residents who want to get a handle on their pornograhy use. We understand that it takes more than just willpower to control an addiction. We have a counselor who specializes in the neurobiological network component that underlies an addiction. He offers practical steps to regain control and balance back in your life.
We offer trauma informed counseling to our Algonquin, IL residents. A one time trauma event or a chronic abusive relationship can impact a person on a physiological level. It can literally change how our body’s nervous system operates so that we can be easily triggered by seemingly normal everyday life. Lack of sleep, feeling overwhelmed, anxiety, depression are all part of the fallout from past trauma. Our counselors integrate a mind, body and soul approach and offer natural alternatives to medications.
Algonquin young adults have been significantly disrupted over the past year. Many are struggling with finding a job, navigating college or struggling with moving on to independence and getting out on their own. At NPS, we have counselors trained to identify and tease out the difference of underlying depression and anxiety from the normal stress and practical steps it takes to launch into young adulthood.
At NPS, the LGBTQ community will find counselors who are sensitive and familiar with the unique concerns as well as navigating everyday life issues. We have a counselor experienced and specially trained to come alongside you with support and understanding.
Challenges with alcohol and drugs impact our Algonquin residents and families. At NPS, we have a counselor with years of experience to help you identify the underlying reasons that contribute to struggling with substance use. We know it takes more than willpower to overcome an addiction or change a habit. We network with local recovery programs and doctors. We offer an integrative approach for mind, body and soul.