Heather Mucha LCPC


Heather Mucha is a staff counselor at Village Counseling Center and is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. Heather believes counseling can be a powerful transformative process when it is driven in collaboration with the client, with guidance from the right therapist. Heather earned her Master's Degree in family and Child Studies from Northern Illinois University graduating Magmun Cum Laude. Heather specializes in evaluation and treatment of children, adolescents, adults and couples.

Heather facilitates teaching strategies for effective living, stress management, communication, assertiveness, and conflict resolution. Heather is focused on identifying and achieving priorities, creating balance, and managing stress effectively.

Heather works with her clients to create a therapeutic plan that best matches their individual needs, goals, interests and beliefs, while building on personal strengths and resiliency models.

Heather has experience with several therapy techniques including client centered, cognitive behavioral, dialectal behavioral and humanistic, positive person centered to treat a wide range of conditions.  All of these techniques are proven to facilitate positive change and wellness during life stressors and times of adaptive challenge.

My job is: 
Such a privilege to be able to work with others to create new possibilities and positive outcomes for their lives.
The challenges of my job are: 
Helping clients realize their potential and see the vision of their most well self.
My job is extraordinary because: 
I have the honor of journeying with people through their challenges and triumphs as they develop healthier lives and rebuild new dreams.
I’m extraordinary because: 
I have an ability to connect and relate to others through my own life walk and work, and genuinely see the hope in situations and the strength in others.
I help to bring new hope to people by: 
believing in them and working alongside them to show them other life options.
I bring hope to my community by: 
helping to build healthier and more resilient individuals.
One extraordinary little known fact about me is: 
I love to paint murals, interactive living art and sculpture.
Village Counseling Center is an extraordinary place to work because: 
it is a team of extraordinary individuals who share common values regarding client care and community vision.
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