Center for Contextual Change

9239 Gross Point Road, Skokie
821 W. Van Buren, Chicago
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Tim O'Donohue, LCPC

Tim O'Donohue is a licensed clinical professional counselor and domestic violence professional in the State of Illinois. He has 20 years of experience specializing in couples counseling, domestic violence, anger management and addiction. Tim runs an Emotional intelligence building program and is skilled in life planning and coaching. Tim works with both adults and teens. He has a Bachelor's of Science degree in psychology and speech communication from the University of Illinois in Champaign/Urbana and his Master's degree in counseling psychology from Benedictine University. He developed and led a DCFS approved parenting workshop and a state accredited partner abuse intervention program. Tim is also the author of Ten Steps to Better Living, a guide to positive relationships for perpetrators of domestic violence. Tim has led training workshops for the Chicago Police Department, the Archdiocese of Chicago, and numerous other groups and agencies in the Chicago area on topics of domestic violence, substance abuse, and positive relationships.

Tim created and ran afterschool programs for Chicago Public school kids, through this work he was recruited by the French-American Foundation to teach gang prevention and assist in the development of after school programs in Marseilles France.

He has numerous television appearances and work as a guest expert on addiction treatment including appearances with Dr. Drew Pinski and on ABC-7's Fighting Words Program.

"In order to get where we want to be, we must wholly and honestly understand and accept where we are now." — Tim O'Donohue