Couples Counseling Associates in Chicago, IL

Our main office is located at 737 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 2130.  in Downtown Chicago. Please note additional locations in Arlington Heights, Skokie, and Glenview for certain associates. See additional location information here.

737 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 2130

Sunday Closed
Monday 9am–9pm
Tuesday 9am–9pm
Wednesday 9am–9pm
Thursday 9am–9pm
Friday 9am–7pm
Saturday 9am–6pm
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About the Chicago Office

The entrance to the office is located 1/2 block East of Michigan Avenue, on Chicago Avenue, just East of Walgreen’s. 

Suite 2130 is located on the 21st. floor. When you get to the 21st floor on the elevator, look for the Couples Counseling Associates sign and have a seat in the waiting room. Your counselor will greet you there.

Parking Info and Getting Here

Parking is available in the building for patients of the practice at $13 for two hours, and $17 for four hours.   The entrance to the parking garage is just east of the 151 E. Chicago building entrance, which is east of the garage of the Walgreens building.  If you enter the Walgreens building garage by mistake, the parking fees above cannot be honored. We will give you a sticker that you can affix to your parking ticket.

Parking is also available in the Northwestern Memorial Hospital Parking lot. Entrance is on Superior or Huron. We can provide you with a discount ticket for $12 (cash only, no exceptions) that you can insert as payment upon exiting the parking lot.

Two hour street parking is available. Some people find parking on the street on Pearson, Erie, Huron, Superior or Chicago EAST of the building.

Public Transportation

Please refer to Transit Chicago or ask us for travel options. Several bus lines on Michigan Avenue stop at Huron, Chicago, or Pearson, and we are 3 blocks East of the  Chicago Avenue stop on the Red Line.

Read more about each associate and their specializations below. Click on their name to see their in-depth profile.

Chicago, IL Associates

Note that some associates can see you at additional locations.
Briar Gartner, LCSW →
Briar Gartner, LCSW →
Associated Therapist
I use an interactive, integrative, strengths-based approach promoting self-worth and self-love.
Dr. Sara Schwarzbaum →
Dr. Sara Schwarzbaum →
Ed.D, LMFT, LCPC | Founder
I founded Couples Counseling Associates in 2008 in response to the growing need for specialized relationship counseling services.
Katerina Fager →
Katerina Fager →
Associated Therapist
I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Associate Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, and Divorce Mediator.
Linda Lazzara, MSW, LSW →
Linda Lazzara, MSW, LSW →
Associated Therapist
I received my Master’s degree from Loyola University specializing in Child and Family Therapy.
Michael Villarreal, LCPC →
Michael Villarreal, LCPC →
Associated Therapist
My work is client centered and grounded in cognitive behavioral therapy, narrative and family systems therapy.

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