Providing service in our Peoria Heights location.

Pam Gottschalk is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She graduated with a BA in Psychology and Sociology from Eureka College, and her MSW from University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. Pam has her certification in the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT), a brain- based approach to understanding and treating trauma.

In addition to traditional models of psychotherapy, Pam adopts a holistic approach and incorporates mind-body techniques to facilitate growth, empowerment and change; including but not limited to EMDR and Neuro Emotional Technique (NET). Pam has more than 12 years of experience in the field of mental health ranging from crisis intervention to Early Childhood, teens, adults and families in an outpatient, school, and community setting. She has extensive experience and training working with younger children using play therapy.

Areas of interest and experience:

  • Anxiety
  • ADHD
  • Behavioral concerns
  • Early childhood
  • Depression
  • Grief and Loss
  • Mood
  • Parenting skills
  • Phobias
  • Stress
  • Trauma