Stephanie Johnson

Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselor

sjohnson@restorerockford.com

There are times where we could all use some help in getting through life’s difficulties. Whether you are struggling with addiction, depression, anxiety, trauma, perhaps you’re sensing a shift or loss in your identity; it becomes imperative to believe that hope is a renewable option. Often times when we run out of hope at the end of the day, we always have the option to start over in the morning.

Stephanie has been in the counseling field since 2005, and she is passionate about helping individuals who struggle with substance abuse and addiction, and mental health issues.

Stephanie believes that empowering internal change requires surrendering comfort. She is passionate about creating a safe and relaxing space to identify and develop solutions. Her focus is on transparency and genuine interaction in order to create a solid therapeutic order to create a solid therapeutic connection.

Experience:

  • Restore Counseling & Recovery - May 2021 - present

  - Licensed Professional ​Counselor

  • Remedies Renewing Lives - March 2018 - May 2021

  - Admissions Coordinator

  - Addictions Counselor

  • Sinnissippi Centers - August 2017 - March 2018

  - Behavioral Health Clinician

  • Rosecrance - May 2006 - June 2009 and August 2010 - April 2013

  - Addictions Counselor

  - Assessment Counselor

Education:

  • Masters of Science in Human Services & Counseling from National-Louis University

  • Bachelors of Arts in Sociology from Northern Illinois University

Specialties:

  • Addiction and Compulsive Behaviors

  • Trauma and PTSD

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Mood Disorders

  • Anger Management and Emotional Regulation

  • Codependency

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