When your burdens feel too heavy or you feel like your life is out of focus, it is courageous and wise to consider seeking counseling from a trained therapist.

Each therapist at ECFA has a professional education and all have been extensively trained to work with people in a wide variety of life circumstances. Our therapists are Christians who incorporate their faith into their counseling and base their therapy on biblical principles and values.

Arnold Lavaire is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, he has a B.S. in Psychology from Campbell University in Buies Creek, North Carolina, a M.A. in Counseling from the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary in Springfield, Missouri, and M.Div. from Mid-America Reformed Seminary in Dyer, Indiana. Before joining ECFA, he worked in community mental health in the metropolitan Chicago community for the last 10 years. Being bilingual and fluent in Spanish, Arnold brings an abundance of clinical experience to help individuals, couples, and families in different stages in life, and from various cultural backgrounds… Read more:

Julie Sellers has a Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Wheaton College. As a therapist, she works with individuals, couples, and families. Julie feels that building relationships is an important part of the therapeutic process and strives to connect with all clients in a meaningful way. Read more:

Appointments: Families and individuals can meet with a therapist on a weekly basis. Both daytime and evening hours are available.

Locations: Appointments are available at our Wheaton office: 1530 N. Main Street (Map)

Fees: Fees are affordable and are based on family income. The fee is normally paid at the time of the counseling session.

New Client Forms: You can download the forms: Welcome to ECFA Counseling Centers, Client ApplicationInformation from Client.

For more information about ECFA Counseling Center, call 630-653-6400.