Alexander Herrera

Alexander Herrera brings an empathic approach to the therapeutic process, supporting the client through the many emotions they may feel.

Alexander Herrera graduated Northern Illinois university with a Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. Alexander’s experience includes working in the community mental health system at Ben Gordon Center in DeKalb Illinois as a Marriage and Family Therapist. There he conducted assessments, treatment planning, and referrals to community based resources for his multicultural and diverse clients.

Alexander Herrera uses a systemic approach to identify dysfunctional patterns in the family system then engages in processing the emotions surrounding patterns to develop new systems.

Alexander has experience in treating:

  • Couples
  • Neurodivergent young adults
  • Anxiety
  • Social anxiety
  • Depression
  • Individuals with traumatic upbringing
  • Negative self-talk
  • Multicultural couples
  • Pre-marital coaching