Suzanne Walker is a certified counselor,  licensed therapist and life coach,  located in Lake Bluff, Illinois.
Peaceful WatersSuzanne works with both adults and adolescents with a variety of issues, specializing in substance use and mood disorders, specifically bipolar disorder. She has worked in substance abuse treatment for over20 years as a counselor, manager and program developer. She taught psychology and addiction at Trinity University for 8 years and has maintained her private practice  since 1996.   Recently,  Suzanne has added the life coach paradigm in her focus, providing assistance as a parent coach, a life coach, and a recovery coach.


Suzanne accepts most major insurance carriers.  If concerned about insurance, please contact us by phone or email.  We can usually work out appropriate arrangements.


  • Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)
  • Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC)
  • American Counseling Association
  • Illinois Counseling Association
  • Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association
  • Illinois Association of Student Assistance Professionals , (past member Board of Governors)


51 Sherwood Terrace, Suite”W” Lake Bluff, Illinois 60044

Off of Waukegan Rd.  in Lake Bluff, turn east onto North Shore Drive, which becomes Sherwood Terrace.  North Shore Drive is the 1st light south of Rte. 176 (and the 2nd light north of Deerpath Rd. in Lake Forest.

From Hwy 41:  Take Deerpath exit, west to Waukegan Rd., then north on Waukegan Rd. to North Shore Dr. which becomes Sherwood Terrace. Or  the next exit,  Rt. 176, west to Waukegan Rd., then south on Waukegan Rd. to North Shore Dr.,  which becomes Sherwood Terrace.

From Hwy 294:  Take Rt. 60 east to Waukegan Rd., then north on Waukegan Rd. to North Shore Dr.  which becomes Sherwood Terrace.

NOTE:  Suite “W” is located off the sidewalk between two one story buildings, 49 and 51 Sherwood Terrace, identified as the Evergreen Buildings, next to the Jaguar dealership

PHONE:   847-615-5450