Neuro Innovations and Counseling Services of Illinois provides mental health services in the greater Lake County area.

We specialize in person-to-person counseling and neurofeedback and neurofield therapy for youth, adolescents, and adults.


Our Mission

We aim to provide compassionate and knowledgeable services in a laid-back, friendly atmosphere.

In addition to traditional one-on-one talk therapy, we provide neurofeedback services, (EEG readings, brainwave mapping sessions, and neurofield therapy sessions.)

We also provide mental health training to mental health professionals across the country, and internationally.


Our Journey

Dr. Larson has over 20 years of experience in one-on-one sessions, group counseling, and teaching mental health practitioners.

NICS of IL was established in 2017, after Dr. Larson moved offices from Gurnee, IL to Beach Park, IL.

Dr. Larson has maintained a private practice since 2013, formerly known as Responsive Counseling.


Our Approach

NICS of IL is a licensed LLC. We value the privacy of our clients. We offer in-person sessions, as well as phone and video chat sessions.

We accept cash, check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa. We do not currently accept insurance plans but payment can be arranged on a sliding-scale basis.


Our Treatment

Dr. Larson specializes in Depression, Anxiety, and ADHD, but is accomplished in treatment for a variety of issues.

Other issues we can help you with:

Addiction, Alcohol Abuse, Anger Management, Asperger's Syndrome, Autism, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality, Career Counseling, Child or Adolescent, Chronic Pain, Coping Skills, Drug Abuse, Dual Diagnosis, Eating Disorders, Emotional Disturbance, Intellectual Disability, Learning Disabilities, Marital and Premarital, Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD), Peer Relationships, Physiological Regulation, Relationship Issues, School Issues, Self Esteem, Self-Harming, Sleep or Insomnia, Sports Performance, Stress, Substance Abuse, Suicidal Ideation, Testing and Evaluation, Trauma and PTSD

types of therapy we employ:

Biofeedback, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Electroencephalograph (EEG) Regulation, Family/Marital, Motivational Interviewing, Neurofeedback, Positive Psychology, Quantitative Electroencephalography (QEEG), Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), Strength-Based, Supervision Services, Trauma Focused

our clients include:

Individuals, couples, and family groups; children, pre-teens/tweens, teenagers, adults, veterans, and elders (65+)