Rev. Lynn James Counseling

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Rev. Lynn James is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, and provides compassionate and comprehensive counseling services for couples, individuals, teens, children, and families that are solution-focused and strengths-based.

To schedule an appointment, contact her at or 812 / 345-6941 

Mailing address:

Lynn James, LCPC

3621 Brierhill Drive 

Island Lake, IL  60042

Lynn's Counseling Background & Experience

  1. Deeply respectful of all spiritual paths

  2. Trauma specialist since 1990.

  3. Extensive training in Developmental Needs Meeting Strategy (DNMS), a gentle, powerful, ego-state therapy that addresses not only the bad things that have happened (for example, abuse), but also attachment wounds from the good things that should have happened in childhood, but didn't — nurturing, loving attunement, encouragement, etc. For more information about DNMS CLICK HERE.

  4. Certified in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing).
    To download a printable PDF about EMDR, CLICK HERE.

  5. GLBTQ supportive.

About My Practice . . .

  1. I provide heart-centered treatment and support, including:

  2. -anxiety

  3. -depression

  4. -chronic pain

  5. -grief

  6. -end of life/dying

  7. -spirituality

  8. -parenting & step-parenting

  9. -divorce, “uncoupling,” creating healthy endings for significant relationships

  10. -GLBTQ support and advocacy

  11. -Marriage and couples’ enrichment, as well as crisis work

  12. -addictions and compulsive behaviors

  13. -eating disorders

  14. -stress reduction

  15. -personal growth

  16. Trauma specialist (PTSD, Complex PTSD, dissociation, and attachment wounds)

  17. -childhood emotional, physical, and sexual abuse and neglect

  18. -domestic violence

  19. -rape

  20. -natural disasters

  21. -accidents

  22. Advanced training in EMDR, Brainspotting, and DNMS (ego-state therapies)

  23. Performance enhancement, including public speaking, athletics, dissertation completion, vocal, instrumental, theatrical, and creative flow.

NOTE: Important information about how Lynn and her clients work together is available on the Client Information page.

Please contact Lynn directly (812) 345-6941

Or, you can e-mail Lynn.


Contact Info

Rev. Lynn James Counseling

Island Lake, Illinois

812 / 345-6941


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