Nicole Knepper

Freelance Article Writer & Blog Writer

Location:Plainfield, Illinois, United States
2 Skills
I am a featured blogger on the Chicago Tribune Blog site called Chicagonow. My blog has a large following, as does my Facebook fan page. I am also a regular contributer to the websites Chicago Shopping and Momseveryday. I am looking for freelance writing opportunities on all subjects.

Nicole Knepper, LCPC, MA 2405 Twin Fountain Ct. Plainfield, IL 60586 Home 815-439-8025 Cell 773-655-1198


Experienced therapist with strong clinical and counseling skills seeking challenging and dynamic work in the field of counseling, education, writing and mental health consulting.

Related skills:
Development and implementation of curriculum for individual, group, and family therapy
Extensive experience in treatment planning, case management and coordination of services
Understanding and practice of supervision and training techniques for crisis management, risk assessment and clinical diagnosis with mentally ill clients of all ages
Marketing and networking experience with hospitals, mental health agencies and insurance companies.
Considerable experience and knowledge in the areas of crisis management, substance abuse, affective disorders and post-traumatic stress disorder

Employment History:
Chicago Tribune Media Group/Chicagonow Chicago, IL
Writer/Featured Blogger on Parenting and Mental Health (March 2011 – Present)
Jojobogoski, Ltd. Plainfield, IL
President/Wellness Educator, Freelance writer and Consultant, LCPC (2009-Present)
Knepper, Inc. Plainfield, IL
Domestic Engineer/Caregiver (2004-2009)
Metropolitan Preparatory Schools, Inc., Arlington Heights, IL
Clinical Coordinator Jr. High Program/ Therapist (2000-2004)
Camelot Care Centers, Inc. Palatine, IL
Admissions Coordinator/ Social Service Worker (1998-2000)
In-home Therapist, Monitor Prime Program (1997-1998)
2010 M.A. Gerontology, Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, IL
1998 M.A. Psychology, Concordia University, River Forest, IL
1993 B.A. Exercise Science and Fitness Management, Concordia University, River Forest, IL

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, IDPR # 180004778
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Blog Writing