Christian Therapist Profile

Practice Specialties

  • Career Counseling
  • Divorce Recovery
  • Domestic Violence Christian Counseling
  • Grief and Bereavement Christian Counseling
  • Life Coach Counseling and Consultation
  • Personality Disorders
  • Stress Anxiety Depression Christian Counseling


Crystal (Madison) Zanders is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in the state of Illinois with a Master of Arts in Community Counseling from Concordia University-Chicago. Crystal earned her Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences with a focus in Communication and a minor in Psychology from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Crystal’s clinical experience includes providing individual and family therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. Crystal provides counseling for a wide array of issues including, but not limited to depression, anxiety, family conflict, grief and loss, identity confusion, relational conflict, life transitions, and self-esteem. Crystal has experience providing post crisis clinical therapy to children and adolescents following mental health crises. Additionally, Crystal has worked with adolescent and adult women in early recovery presenting with acute symptoms and co-occurring behaviors that include severe mood disorders, eating disorders, and substance abuse disorders.

Crystal thrives on ensuring clients feel safe, respected, and welcomed to comfortably share their feelings and challenges in confidence. Therapy and counseling is integrated with strength-based approach through a supportive and collaborative client-therapist relationship.

Specialized Clinical Approaches
Christian & Biblical Counseling
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Training & Certifications
60-Hour Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Training
ACT Raising Safe Kids Facilitator Training
Assessment and Treatment of Child and Adolescent Trauma

Professional Associations
American Christian Counselors Association
Illinois Counseling Association
Illinois Mental Health Counseling Association
Christian Counseling Professionals of Chicagoland-Alliance Clinical Associate

Crystal welcomes the opportunity to speak with you to explore and identify your therapy and counseling needs.
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