Master of Arts, University of Illinois Chicago
Art Therapy, 1999
Bachelor of Science, Augustana College
Early Intervention Credential
DeeAnne has been employed with Easter Seals since 2010, providing social, emotional, and behavioral services to children and their families. She implements behavior management programs, helping families cope with the stressors that are often experienced within families of children with special needs. DeeAnne also provides social skills training in group and individual settings.
She has 15 years experience in the field of social services, working with clients across the lifespan addressing issues including mental health challenges, attachment disorders, stress/anxiety reduction, various adjustment and mood disorders, and post traumatic stress disorder.
DeeAnne has been a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois since 2002.
DeeAnne provides pediatric therapy and rehabilitation services for children with a variety of developmental delays and disabilities including, but not limited to: intellectual disability, Down syndrome, autism, Cerebral palsy, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, anxiety, depression, and all major mental health disorders.
Infant and Toddler Mental Health
Social and Emotional Delays
Bonding and Attachment
Neglect, Abuse and Trauma
Grief and Loss
Anxiety and Depression
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Autism Spectrum Disorder