FHN Family Counseling Center

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The FHN Family Counseling Center is a proud partner of the Illinois Call4Calm Text Line Service. Text "TALK" TO 552020 (or "HABLAR) for Spanish. The Illinois Call4Calm Text Line is not a crisis hotline, but is a source of support for anyone experiencing stress and in need of a listening ear. We are here to serve you.

The following specialties and providers are available at FHN Family Counseling Center – Stephenson County:


Psychiatry James Daly, MD
Misty DeHaven, FNP-BC
Angela Heuerman, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Lynne Schweppe, MSN, APN, PMHNP-BC
Psychology Laura Bonsky, Psy.D
Therapy Alice Amro, LCSW
Ranjit Batth, LCSW
Anderson Boatman, MS, QMHP
Bill Boehler, LCSW
Amy Brattrud, MS, QMHP
Takesha Brooks, MSW
Chelsea Davis, MSW
Sandy DeVries, ME, QMHP
Timothy Hotchkiss, MA
Lexie Joy, MSW
Nikara Peters, MS, QMHP, NCC
Case Management/ Counseling Wendy McGath, MS, QMHP, FRD
Elmedina Omerovic, BS
Janet Vrtol, BA
Peer Support Specialist Mindy Pettenger
Jennifer Robinson
Substance Abuse Prevention and Education Renata Hepler, AAS
Kristi Heun, BA
Joanne Muzzey