Phone: (630) 797-9872 x709
Email: showell [at] cedartreecounseling.com
“Steve creates a welcoming environment and ensures his patients feel safe and heard. His optimal balance of clinical, philosophical and spiritual support and has enabled me to learn skills to grow and manage my individual challenges.”
– Nate, Western Suburbs
Clinical Focus: Men’s, Couples, Teen Counseling
Location: Telehealth Only
Anxiety | Adolescents | Couples | Premarital Counseling | Men’s Issues | Bullying | Transitions in life | Mindfulness
Education & Licenses
Education & Licenses
B.A. Psychology, Ashford University, Clinton, IA
M.A. in Counseling, Adler School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL
Certificate in Mindfulness, 2018
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)
Message to Parents & Families
Whether you’re a man trying to pick up the pieces of your life and move forward or a couple trying to hold the relationship together because of built-up resentments and hurt, know that you’re not alone. We all have wounds that hold us back from feeling whole and being close to the ones we love.
I’ve spent my career helping men and couples through tough times in their lives. I’ve been able to help couples stay calm in relational conflicts and helped men figure out what kind of man they want to be.
Therapy is not so much about providing answers for you but about giving you a place to figure those answers out. The first step is simply giving me a call to see if we’re a good fit, and, if we are, we’ll put an appointment on the calendar, and then we’ll start a journey towards self-understanding and wholeness.
Give me a call for a free consultation to see if we’re a good fit. If we are, then let’s get to work.
The #1 Problem Couples Often Struggle With
Many of us like to think that we listen and understand our partner just fine, but that’s not often the case.
Seeing a Counselor Doesn’t Make You A Weak Man.
Some guys just need to be heard, some need to be challenged and then others need to “get to the bottom” of what they are struggling with.
“Since I have been seeing Steve, he has
Cedar Tree's Mission:
There are a lot of broken families who struggle to do life well together.
That’s why we help families create an environment where deeper connection & healing can happen.