Education: Dr. Cain received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Adler University. She received her undergraduate degree from Loyola University Chicago in Psychology. Dr. Cain is a Licensed Professional Counselor.
Client Base: Dr. Cain has worked in a variety of settings, including private practice and college counseling, with a primary focus in therapeutic day school settings. Dr. Cain specializes in working with children, adolescents, and young adults with a wide range of social, emotional, and behavioral needs. She values providing each client with a holistic and integrated approach to care, and emphasizes understanding each client through a comprehensive lens that incorporates emotional, social, developmental, and diversity aspects in order to successfully progress through life-transitions. She currently splits her time between a therapeutic day school and the private practice.
Therapeutic Approach: Dr. Cain provides a nonjudgmental, validating, and empathetic approach to therapy by creating an environment in which she and her clients can work collaboratively as she supports them alongside their journey of healing and reaching their goals. Theoretically, Dr. Cain primarily works through the humanistic lens, however, she recognizes that therapy is a unique process and other therapeutic approaches may be used at times such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), mindfulness techniques, etc. She provides a warm, safe, and humorous environment to meet clients where they are at in order to help them work toward their goals.