Heather Donald Abraham

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Education

Education
2009

MA in Counseling Psychology

Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield IL
2003

BA in Humanities

Trinity International University, Deerfield IL

Certifications

Certifications
2011 - 2017

LCPC

Illinois Department of Professional Regulation

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

2011 - 2015

CADC

Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Association

Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor

Work History

Work History
Jan 2013 - Dec 2014

School Counselor

Kigali International Community School, Rwanda
  • Develop and manage the school's K-12 counseling program
  • Classroom and group psychoeducational sessions
  • Individual and family counseling
  • Collaboration with and consultation for administration on matters pertaining to student needs for health and success in the academic environment
Jun 2012 - Dec 2012

Psychotherapist & Faith-Based Counseling Coordinator

Community Youth Network, Grayslake IL
  • Comprehensive assessment, diagnosis, and treatment planning
  • Individual, couple and family therapy with youth and adults
  • Networking to promote faith-based counseling services
Nov 2011 - Jun 2012

Adult Inpatient Counselor

Lake County Health Dept.  Addictions Treatment Program, Waukegan IL
  • Comprehensive intake assessment, diagnosis
  • Treatment and aftercare planning
  • Group, individual, family therapy
  • Case management
Sep 2011 - Nov 2011

Flex Counselor (Temporary Position)

Lake County Health Department Behavioral Health Services, Waukegan IL
  • Outpatient mental or behavioral health counseling
Feb 2010 - Feb 2011

On-Call Screener

Lake County Health Department Crisis Care Program, Waukegan IL 
  • Assess emergency room patients for hospitalization for intent to harm self or others
Nov 2009 - Sep 2011

Adolescent and Adult Outpatient Counselor

Lake County Health Dept.  Substance Abuse Program, Waukegan IL
  • Comprehensive intake assessment, diagnosis, and treatment planning
  • Psychoeducational group, individual and family therapy
Aug 2008 - May 2009

Intern Counselor

Lake County Health Dept.  Substance Abuse Program, Waukegan IL
  • Comprehensive intake assessment, diagnosis, and treatment planning
  • Psychoeducational group, individual and family therapy
Jan 2008 - May 2008

Intern Counselor

Staben House, Waukegan IL
  • Transitional living case management
  • Individual and family counseling