Mr. Philip Montgomery is a skilled and experienced Behavioral Health Counselor with a track record of delivering high-quality services to individuals with a variety of emotional difficulties and those struggling with a personality disorder diagnosis. He is experienced in offering individualized service designs to assist clients as they work towards their identified recovery goals. Philip works confidently in the area of PTSD, Community based Trauma challenges, and a variety of social emotional challenges facing males in our community.
Core skills:Working with both
adolescents and adults
Certificates:National Board of Certified Counselors
Location:5113 S Harper Suite 2006 Chicago, Illinois 60615
Having obtained a MA degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Roosevelt University, he is currently working toward the completion of his doctoral training at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Philip is highly experienced in the treatment of depression, anxiety, substance use challenges, personality disorders, working with the LGBT community, and relationship difficulties. He works with both individuals and couples.
Philip Montgomery has held a variety of clinical and managerial positions with both community based non-for profit organizations as well as private corporate for profit entities. His current position is part of a team working for a government supported health insurance plan providing health insurance to the citizens of Illinois. Further he holds an academic position with Roosevelt University in the department of Clinical Mental Health counseling lecturing on related topics in their graduate Masters program. Philip also lends his support to Chicago Hopes For Kids as a member of their executive board of directors. This organization specializes in offering literacy, social emotional and homework support to kids living in shelters throughout Chicago.
Philip is trained in several specialist therapeutic approaches such as Grief therapy; Family Systems approach, Strengths based approach, Process addictions treatment, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Mindfulness-based approaches.
Philip is experienced in client focused treatment design and delivery, the management of multi-disciplinary teams, and organizational consultancy.