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Counseling & Therapy


NSSC offers counseling and therapy to older adults and their families, individually and in groups. Licensed clinical social workers offer a variety of supportive and interactive strategies to help people improve specific situations and overall daily function.


Counselors use a goal-oriented approach that is tailored to address situations experienced when aging. Counselors can help with:

  • Anxiety and stress
  • Depression
  • Isolation and loneliness
  • Difficult relationships
  • Grief and loss
  • Adjusting to life changes, including retirement 
  • Coping with illness (your own or a family member's)
  • Caregiver stress
  • Enhancing well-being 

Counseling and therapy services are usually covered by insurance, including Medicare.

  • Services are offered for individuals 55 and older
  • Medicare Part B and self-pay options are accepted
  • Services are provided by experienced Licensed Clinical Social Workers
  • Short- and long-term therapy is available 
  • Services are available by appointment at NSSC's Northfield and Niles locations or virtually via telehealth

For more information, email Clinical Supervisor Terri McHugh or call 847.424.5672.