counseling speaks, LLC

Jeanne Kelso is a clinical intern, currently working towards her Master’s Degree in Counseling from Northwestern University. 

Jeanne’s professional interests as a counselor stem from a background in non-profit organizations with missions driven towards education, adolescent and family issues, and the LGBTQ+ community.  She is dedicated to creating an environment that is centered on trust, understanding and awareness as foundational pieces of the therapeutic relationship.  She is inspired by her clients and their ability to continue to strengthen and grow, as they develop an understanding of who they are. 

Jeanne has an interest in various theoretical approaches in her clinical training and education, including CBT, DBT and positive psychology.  She believes in the mind-body connection, and incorporates mindfulness, yoga and other forms of self-care, as she finds it beneficial in the therapeutic experience.