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  Lakeview Center Psychotherapists

Lakeview Center for Psychotherapy is a cooperative of independent professionals

Niquie Dworkin, Phd
Niquie Dworkin, Phd, Co-Director, Coordinator of Clinical Training is a clinical psychologist with specialized training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, psychoanalytic psychotherapy and substance abuse treatment. Niquie has nearly 20 years experience in treating eating disorders. Niquie is an Assistant Professor at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and has been an Instructor at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and at the Northwestern University Counseling Psychology Program. She supervises psychology students at the graduate and post-graduate levels. Niquie completed training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and works with high-conflict couples and couples with addictions. In addition to eating disorders and substance abuse, Dr. Dworkin specializes in the treatment of compulsive shopping, gambling, sex and Internet use, obsessive/compulsive disorder, compulsive self-injury, trauma, infertility, pregnancy and postpartum issues, parenting, relationship difficulties, and grief and loss. She also specializes in the treatment of individuals and couples with alternative sexual and relationship lifestyles. She conducts individual therapy with adults and adolescents and is available for supervision and consultation.
For fastest response, email info@lakeviewtherapy.com or call 773-472-8587

Kate Fiello, LCSW






Kate Fiello, LCSW, Co-Director, Intake Coordinator, is a licensed clinical social worker. Kate has advanced training in Jungian and Somatic psychotherapy, authentic movement and mindfulness meditation. She has over 20 years experience in treating eating disorders including anorexia, bulimia, binge-eating disorder, and body image issues. Kate also specializes in treating depression, anxiety and mood disorders, relationship difficulties, grief and loss, trauma, infertility and post-partum depression. Kate conducts individual and group psychotherapy. She leads groups and workshops integrating somatic practices, meditation and psychotherapy.
Call 773-525-3322 or email katefiello@gmail.com

Mary Anne Machado, LCPC






Mary Anne Machado, LCPC is a licensed clinical professional counselor with over 10 years of experience in a variety of settings, including community mental health, college counseling, and eating disorders treatment. She has completed extensive postgraduate training in psychoanalytic psychotherapy at the Institute for Clinical Social Work. She has served as a preceptor for students in the Master of ArtsProgram in Counseling at Northwestern University, and has facilitated eating disorders support groups for ANAD. Mary Anne has expertise in the transitions of young adulthood, affirmative therapy for LGBTQ individuals, mood and anxiety disorders, and issues related to disordered eating and body-image disturbance.
Email mamlcpc@gmail.com

Allisun Noe Conant, PsyD





Allisun Noe Conant, PsyD, is a licensed clinical psychologist with specialized training in relational psychodynamic psychotherapy, mindfulness meditation, and couples therapy. Allisun received post-doctoral certification in psychoanalytic psychotherapy from the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis.  She is an instructor at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology.  She has experience working with mood and anxiety disorders, relationship issues, self-esteem and identity, eating disorders, LGBTQ clients, loss and mourning, and perinatal and postpartum transitions and difficulties.  She is available for individual and couples therapy.
Call 773-209-3772 or email anoe16@yahoo.com

Melinda Rezman, LCPC





Melinda Rezman, LCPC, Couples' Treatment Coordinator, is a licensed clinical professional counselor, a licensed social worker, a certified substance abuse counselor, and a certified psychoanalyst. She has twenty-five years of experience in treating children, adolescents, adults, and couples in residential, community mental health center, and private practice settings. She has advanced training in couples’s therapy, psychodynamic therapy, and in treating the gay and lesbian population. Melinda is a graduate of the National Institute for the Psychotherapies in New York City where she received a certification in psychoanalysis. Melinda specializes in treating depression, substance abuse, trauma, and relationship difficulties. She is available for individual therapy and psychoanalytic treatment for adults, couples therapy, individual therapy for adolescents and children, and clinical consultation.
Call 773-348.4150 or email minrezman@yahoo.com

Nathan Dougal, LCSW, BCD





Nathan Dougal, LCSW, BCD, Child and Family Therapy Coordinator, is a licensed clinical social worker with advanced training in psychoanalytic psychotherapy. Nathan designed and taught the advanced case conference course for the inaugural years of the MA in Counseling and Psychotherapy at the Institute for Clinical Social Work. As a psychoanalytic psychotherapist, he is interested in the effect of relationships on individuals, in families and in the process of psychotherapy. Nathan is Board Certified and specializes in treating depression, anxiety, trauma, developmental change/growth, and relationship issues. He provides psychotherapy to adults, couples, adolescents, and children.
Call 773-348-1234 or email

Britt Raphling, LCPC, CGP






Britt Raphling, LCPC, CGP is a licensed clinical professional counselor with post-graduate training in relational psychodynamic psychotherapy. She is currently training in modern psychoanalytic group psychotherapy at the Center for Group Studies in New York and is a Certified Group Psychotherapist (CGP). She was a postgraduate fellow in the Advanced Clinical Training Program at Cathedral Counseling Center. Britt's current interests include working with individuals regarding the transitions of young adults; issues related to parenting, divorce and blended families; disordered eating and body image concerns; mood and anxiety disorders; trauma; self-injury; and mindfulness. She works with adults in individual therapy and leads interpersonal process groups for adults who are interested in better understanding their relationships.
Call 312-723-1423 or email braphlinglcpc@comcast.net

Tamara Gittelson, LCPC







Tamara Gittelson, LCPC is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, a Psychoanalyst and a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist. She trained in Chicago at the Chicago Institute of Psychoanalysis and at the Tavistock Clinic in London. She is a graduate dramatherapist and licensed to practice in the States of Illinois and Washington. Tamara has a Bachelors and Honors degrees from the University of Cape Town in South Africa and has also trained at the London Center for Psychotherapy. Before her career as a psychotherapist, Tamara delivered workshops and training on conflict resolution and presentation skills. With over 12 years of clinical experience. Tamara specializes in adult psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy and offers a unique blend of in-depth, traditional and relational treatment. Tamara is passionate about helping people succeed in achieving their full potential and improve their interpersonal communication. Tamara’s global experience and background also gives her insight and sensitivity to multi-cultural issues. She has a warm, relaxed and engaging style. Tamara is available for adult and couples therapy and takes Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance.
tamaragittelson@hotmail.com or call 206-351-2655.

Samantha Fenno, PhD, LCSW






Samantha Fenno, PhD, LCSW is a licensed clinical social worker. Her clinical training includes individual and group psychotherapy with college students and substance abuse counseling. She practices integrative relational therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy. Samantha specializes in treating anxiety and depression, self-esteem and relationship issues, adults with a history of child abuse, and emotional issues around education and work.  Samantha also holds a PhD in Humanities and teaches literature and philosophy courses at the University of Chicago. Samantha offers individual psychotherapy and facilitates a Dialectical Behavior Therapy group.

Dacia Harrold, MD, MA






Dacia Harrold, MD, MA is a licensed physician and a candidate at the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis in both the adult and the child and adolescent psychoanalytic training programs.  Dacia earned her M.D. from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and holds a Master’s degree from the University of Chicago in the humanities, with a focus on psychoanalysis and critical theory. She completed two years of psychiatry residency training at Rush University Medical Center and a one-year fellowship at the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis. Dacia practices outpatient psychotherapy and psychopharmacolgy, specializing in anxiety, mood and psychotic disorders, as well as academic, self-esteem, and relationship difficulties. 

Zack Hamingson, LCPC






Zack Hamingson, MA LCPC is a licensed clinical professional counselor with advanced training in relational psychodynamic psychotherapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and trauma oriented psychotherapy. He is currently receiving advanced training in Somatic Experiencing psychotherapy. Zack earned his Master's degree in Counseling Psychology from Northwestern University. He completed practicum training at Northwestern's Family Institute and a one year externship at the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis. Zack specializes in treating anxiety, depression, PTSD, trauma related issues, self injury, self esteem issues, and anger. His clinical interests include mindfulness, group dynamics, attachment and emotion regulation. Zack provides psychotherapy to adults, couples and adolescents. In addition, he co-facilitates a Dialectical Behavior Therapy group.
Call 815-751-1268 or email

Leigh Rocklin, LCPC, MEd






Leigh Rocklin, LCPC, MEd is a licensed clinical professional counselor with over 15 years of experience in clinical psychology and education.  Leigh emphasizes an integrative approach that includes psychodynamic psychotherapy, mindfulness, mind/body practices, and behavioral change techniques. She has advanced training in the use of Mindfulness and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).  In addition to her clinical work, Leigh coaches family business owners through Loyola University’s Family Business Center.  Leigh is certified to administer personality and feedback assessments.  Leigh has taught and supervised students in the Masters of Arts in Program in Counseling at Northwestern University.  She has extensive experience working with international survivors of government-sponsored torture with the Marjorie Kovler Center. Other previous experiences range from facilitating bereavement programs at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, to counseling individuals in community mental health centers. She specializes in treating trauma, anxiety, depression, and bipolar disorder. She provides psychotherapy to individuals and couples and coordinates the Dialectical Behavior Therapy group program.
Email LRocklin@gmail.com

Sarah Seidler
Sarah Seidler, LCSW






Sarah Seidler, LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker with post-graduate training in psychodynamic psychotherapy. She has over 20 years of experience providing therapy to children, adults, and families in community mental health, therapeutic day school, and private practice settings. She provides supervision and consultation to mental health professionals, post-graduates, and program directors and teachers at a Head Start center. Sarah specializes in treating mood and anxiety disorders, relationship difficulties, personality disorders, and stage of life transitions. She conducts individual therapy for children, adolescents, and adults and provides consultation to Lakeview Center on child and family therapy and clinical training.
Call 312-391-9743 or email sarahseidler@sbcglobal.net

Mirelle Bloch
Mirelle Bloch, MA








Mirelle Bloch, MA, Post Graduate Fellow is aclinical psychologist who has has more than 15 years of experience as a psychotherapist. Mirelle relocated to Chicago after living in Paris, France for 16 years, where she maintained a private psychotherapy practice. She uses an integrative approach with a foundation of relational psychodynamic therapy and draws from her experience with mindfulness meditation and culturally sensitive psychotherapy. Mirelle is a certified EMDR clinician with extensive experience working with survivors of trauma. In addition to private practice, she has worked in a variety of settings including college counseling, veterans administration, community mental health, residential, and inpatient psychiatry. Mirelle works with individuals and couples, and has experience facilitating groups focused on interpersonal process, mindfulness, and empowerment for survivors of sexual violence. She specializes in treating depression, anxiety, and mood disorders; attachment and relationship issues; identity and transition; emotional dysregulation; trauma; and grief and loss. She is also experienced providing psychological assessmentand has worked as a social justice mediatorwith victims and juvenile offenders.
Email mirellebloch@gmail.com or call 312-358-0155.

John F. Egger
John F. Egger, MD








John F. Egger, MD, is a board-certified psychiatrist and a candidate at the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis in the adult psychoanalytic program. Dr. Egger earned his MD in his home state of Mississippi at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine and completed his residency in psychiatry in Chicago at Rush University Medical Center, where he was Chief of Outpatient Psychiatry. He has a private practice in Chicago where he practices psychodynamic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis, also using his expertise in psychopharmacology when appropriate to treat his patients. He has experience treating the spectrum of psychiatric pathology including mood, anxiety, psychotic, obsessive-compulsive, substance, sexual, somatic, and trauma-related disorders.
Call 312-725-9679 or email johnfegger@gmail.com.


Jason T. McVicker, LCSW, RDDP

In Memoriam

Jason was a trusted and valued friend and colleague who made a huge impact on our group at Lakeview Center. Jason brought balance, perspective and integrity to our personal and work environment. His open caring spirit put everyone at ease and his passion for learning and helping others energized us all. He was playful and exuberant and deeply respectful of every person. He will be greatly missed.




Lakeview Center Externs

Emily Parke, MA is an extern at Lakeview Center for Psychotherapy. She completed her Master’s degree in clinical psychology at Adler University and is currently pursuing her doctorate in clinical psychology at Adler University.   She has worked with adults in a variety of settings, including a transitional housing center for formerly incarcerated adults, an emergency shelter for survivors of domestic violence, community mental health centers, and a college counseling center. Emily provides psychodynamic psychotherapy while emphasizing a relational approach. She also co-leads a Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skill Training group.Emily’s clinical interests include anxiety, depression, relationship issues and relationship abuse, issues regarding gender and sexuality, significant life transitions, and issues regarding spirituality and religion.
Call (872) 216-7031 or email emilyparke.lakeviewtherapy@gmail.com 

Tim Sawyier, MA, is an extern at Lakeview Center for Psychotherapy, and is completing a master’s degree in clinical counseling and psychotherapy at the Institute for Clinical Social Work. He holds a Master of Arts in European history from the University of Chicago, where his studies focused on the early history of psychoanalysis, and a Bachelor of Music in oboe from the Curtis Institute. He is a student member of the Chicago Psychoanalytic Society. He co-leads a Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Training group and provides individual psychodynamic therapy to adults and adolescents. He has particular clinical interest in the psychodynamic treatment of depression, anxiety and addiction.
Call (312) 725-0497 or email timsawyier.lakeviewtherapy@gmail.com

Lakeview Center externs are able to provide sliding scale therapy for those experiencing financial hardship.



Consultants for Lakeview Center
for Psychotherapy

Rebecca Bohn, RN is a registered nurse, certified personal trainer and nutrition therapist specializing in nutrition counseling for eating disorders.  She has over twenty years experience treating eating disorders and has conducted intake assessments, nutrition assessments, and group and individual treatment at Northwestern Memorial Hospital’s Outpatient Eating Disorder Program.  Rebecca has consulted for Northwestern and DePaul University’s female athletic teams and provided group and individual treatment at the Women’s Athletic Club of Chicago.  She has given numerous presentations on eating disorders and non-dieting weight management programs.  She is available for individual and group nutrition counseling and exercise counseling in her private studio.  

Candice Luglio, PhD, is a clinical psychologist who has treated eating disorders in inpatient, partial hospitalization, and outpatient settings. She was a fellow at the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis. She has specialized training in sports psychology and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and has clinical expertise in family and couples therapy. Dr. Luglio specializes in eating disorders, anxiety and mood disorders, work difficulties, family conflicts, and relationship issues. She provides consultation to Lakeview Center on individual, couples and family therapy.

The licensed mental health professionals practicing at Lakeview Center for Psychotherapy are independent practitioners whose practices are sepearate from each other. There is no legal relationship between these professionals. None of these professionals has any responsibility for the conduct of any other professional nor the clients served by other professional at Lakeview Center for Psychotherapy.

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