Education & Certification

Licensed In

Graduated From
Midwestern University - Downer's Grove (2014)

National Register Member Since

Lora Van Arsdell, PsyD

I am a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Licensed Clinical Social Worker, credentialed as a health service psychologist by the National Register of Health Service Psychologists. The National Register credential signifies adherence to the highest standards of professional practice. I enjoy working with individuals across the lifespan, addressing various issues from hiccups that upset the proverbial applecart, to chronic conditions, to interpersonal struggles, and everything in between. It is a privilege to be part of your journey through life’s challenges and successes, and I hope that I can be helpful to you.

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Career and Life Adjustments (occupational/career counseling and assessment, academic problems, financial issues, relocation stress, stress associated with other life changes)
  • Childhood and Adolescent Problems (e.g., ADHD, school/learning problems, social withdrawal, autism, recurrent abdominal pain, aggressive or oppositional behavior)
  • Family Therapy (e.g., parent-child problems, divorce with kids, family illness)
  • Medical Diagnosis Adjustment (e.g., diabetes, cancer, hypertension, weight issues, other chronic illness)
  • Stress (acute/chronic)
  • Couples Therapy (e.g., relationship communication difficulty, premarital consultation, divorce mediation)

Ages Served

  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Children (3-12 yrs.)
  • Older adults (65 yrs. or older)

Treatment Modalities

  • Psychodynamic Treatment
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Family Systems

Contact Information

Primary Contact

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