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Creative Counseling Connections

143 First Street, Suite 202
Batavia, IL 60510

Tel: (630) 865-8399
Fax:(630) 879-9109

Melissa Burian, MSW, CADC

Image 1Melissa is an MSW (Masters of Social Work) with her CADC (Certified Alcohol and other Drug Counselor) and experience working with both adolescents and adults.  She studied at the Jane Adams College of Social Work and Aurora University for her MSW and BSW respectively.  She is currently pursuing her LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) and MISA (Mentally Ill, Substance Abusing) certification. Melissa is dedicated to providing the best services to her clients and adapting content to their needs.  She practices from a person-centered approach and believes her role is to provide individuals with the tools they need to make sound decisions throughout their lives.  Melissa has experience in the following areas:

Addictions

Anxiety Disorders

Mood Disorders

Self-Esteem

Adolescents and Children

Adjustment Disorders

Criminal Justice Population

School-Related Issues

Adults

 

Personality Disorders

 

Co-occurring Disorders

 

 

 

 

Erica Lamb, MSW, LCSW

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Erica sees herself as a guide that assists clients in developing self-awareness, and accessing their own  inner strengths to make positive changes and gain solutions to their problems.  She is able to walk alongside with the client and help them on their journey towards healing. Erica practices a non-judgmental stance with clients and has the ability to establish trust easily due to her genuine care, respect, compassion, and regard towards the clients that she sees.  She has a peaceful demeanor and an appropriate sense of humor that make clients feel welcomed and safe.

Erica is LCSW eligible, has obtained her LSW and graduated in 2013 from Aurora University with a Masters in Social Work. Erica has experience in:

Adolescents

Christian Counseling

Grief/Loss

Self-Harm Behaviors

Adoption

Codependency

Life Adjustments

Self-Esteem

Anxiety Disorders

Crisis Intervention

Mood Disorders

Spectrum Disorders

ADHD

Christian counseling

Parenting

Substance Abuse

Anger Management

Codependency

Personality disorders

Trauma

Bullying

Crisis Intervention

Relationship concerns

Women's Issues

 

Khristy Wilson, BS, MHP

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Khristy Wilson serves as practice manager for Creative Counseling Connections.  She has been in the mental health field since 1997.  Ms. Wilson is trained for NEBA and Quotient  ADD/ADHD testing through Shifa Therapeutics LLC and Dr. Azhar.  She is available to assist with insurance, billing and payment issues.

Paty Nunez

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Ms. Paty is typically in the office on Saturday mornings. She has been assigned the task of trying to keep Rob organized on a weekly basis. Additionally she will greet patients, sometimes take your co-pay, and assist with other things that may be needed.
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