Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC
Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC, Arlington Heights Addiction Specialist
Psychotherapist / Professional Trainer / Author
Owner of Clinical Care Consultants
(847) 749-0514 ext.12
is the author of the book,
"The Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt Us,
Emotional Manipulators, Codependents and Dysfunctional Relationships"
professional journey in Boone, Iowa in 1988.
Since then, he has been a counselor / psychotherapist, addiction specialist, executive, consultant, business owner, national professional trainer, and author.
first book, "The Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt Us.
Emotional Manipulators, Codependents and Dysfunctional Relationships," draws on his
25 years of experience in the mental health, social service and/or child welfare fields.
owns the Northern Illinois (Arlington Heights and Buffalo Grove IL based) counseling center, Clinical Care Consultants
, a full-service counseling agency.
provides local, statewide, and national professional training.
is best known for his
current seminar, Emotional Manipulators and Codependents: Understanding the Attraction, which he
is currently presenting throughout the United States.
It is also available on DVD.
Over the span of his
has counseled individuals who struggle with substance abuse, addictions, and co-addictions / codependency.
addiction work includes chemical addictions (drugs/alcohol) and process or behavior addictions (sexual, Internet, gambling, and spending).
addiction services include counseling of all types, assessments, clinical supervision / professional consultation and training.
is considered an expert in the field of sex and Internet addictions, for which he
provides comprehensive counseling services, trainings, and consultation.
is well known in the local community for his
work with hard-to-reach and oppositional adolescents.
Typical issues with his
adolescent clients include Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADD / ADHD), drugs/alcohol, school challenges, anger control, eating disorders, self-mutilation, communication problems, and family struggles.
work with teens also includes a family/parent focus, whether it is coaching, counseling / psychotherapy, or support.
Ross's work spans problem type, culture, ethnicity, gender, socio economic status, and sexual orientation.
Some areas that he
specializes in include Marriage/Marital Counseling, Addictions, Codependency
/ Co-Addictions, Depression, Anxiety, ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder), Challenging Teens, Grief and Bereavement, Trauma Survivors (PTSD), Marital and Family Conflict, and LGBTQ issues.
provides assessment, diagnostic and a full range of ADD/ADHD psychotherapeutic services.
collaboration with family members, physicians, school, and employment personnel creates a greater opportunity for success in the treatment of this disorder.
Other ADD/ADHD services include coaching, which addresses the following challenges unique to this disorder: communication, organization and follow-through, relationship and family challenges, work demands, and school demands.
Grief, loss, and death and dying are difficult issues that Ross
clients work through.
Whether it is the loss of a loved one, job, lifestyle, or one's health, vitality and even life, he
clients through difficult and often heart-wrenching times.
Embracing diversity / cultural competence is a cornerstone of his
-- Ross Rosenberg
Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC
Ross Rosenberg Therapist / Counselor
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor,
Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor,
Ross Rosenberg Profile