CATHERINE NESS, MA, LCPC

Catherine Ness MA, LCPC is a psychotherapist and founder/owner of Affective Counseling, a mental health practice specializing in and committed to mood management.  In her 14 years of clinical experience in a variety of settings, Catherine has developed a specialization in and a passion for the treatment of Bipolar Disorder.  Frustrated by the lack of specific interventions available for treating this vulnerable population, she spent years researching and developing an integrative treatment approach with tangible techniques, outside of medication management, that improve the lives of those struggling with this disorder.  Catherine is an experienced speaker who is passionate about educating mental health professionals about Bipolar Disorder; her most recent presentations were with the Veterans Administration in Chicago and the Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association conference in the spring of 2019.





Speaker Disclosures:



Financial: Catherine Ness MA, LCPC is a psychotherapist, owner, and clinical director of Affective Counseling. Catherine receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.



Non-financial: Catherine Ness MA, LCPC is a member of Illinois Mental Health Counseling Association.