Doctorate in Educational Leadership (EdD): National Louis University, Chicago, IL
Master’s Degree (MA): Governors State University, University Park, IL
Master’s Degree (MEd): National Louis University, Evanston, IL
Bachelor of Arts (BA): University of St. Francis, Joliet, IL
Board Certification: National Board for Certified Counselors – National Certified Counselor
Licensure: Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Professional Educator’s License (PEL) Illinois State Board of Education
Dr. Nolan is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and has been practicing clinically at MiraCare Neuro Behavioral Health since 2013. Dr. Nolan’s diverse educational and clinical backgrounds, which encompasses both school-based professional educator roles (classroom teacher, reading specialist, school counselor, university assistant professor) and her professional clinical roles in outpatient, residential, and community mental health provides a diverse and wide-ranging lens in working with her patients. Dr. Nolan utilizes evidence-based models of therapy which include, but are not limited to, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Behavioral Therapy, Exposure Response Therapy, Structural Family Therapy, Multi-Generational Family Therapy, couched within a person-centered, supportive, non-judgmental approach. Dr. Nolan enjoys the beautiful Northwoods with her family.