Laurels

Best Life Coaches in Chicago
2022

A Thousand Paths

A Thousand Paths

Melissa Sandfort of A Thousand Paths offers business and life coaching from a holistic and mindfulness-based perspective. She is a certified Internal Family Systems Practitioner who works with individuals, couples, and small groups in Chicago and the North Shore. She also offers long-distance coaching. Her clients speak highly of her kind but challenging approach.

Chicago, IL 60625

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Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Andy Hite Coaching

Andy Hite Coaching

Andy Hite Coaching is a life coaching firm that offers services in the Chicago metro. Founded by Andy Hite, a former professional theater actor, the company provides transformational coaching driven by the clients' needs to find more meaning out of their lives. His approach is grounded on self-transformation, and he has worked with people from different walks of life especially those in tech and entrepreneurship. Andy's coaching services start with a six-month package.

Chicago, IL

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Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

11 (Better)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Begin Again Life Coaching

Begin Again Life Coaching

Brian Tucker is a licensed and certified clinical hypnotist and professional life coach. He provides hypnotherapy, hypnosis, and life coaching services for professionals, executives, parents, students, husbands, wives, and anyone who wants to get more out of life. He has coached people through confidence issues, self-esteem problems, joblessness, addiction, depression, and divorce, helping thousands of people improve their relationships, their self-understaning, and their lives.

Chicago, IL 60643

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We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.

Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

3 (Good)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Career & Life Choices

Career & Life Choices

Kris Kirilova, MA, LPC is a life coach and career counselor who helps people with transitions, career changes, job loss, cultural adjustment, and work-related issues. Career & Life Choices has office locations in Arlington Heights and Elmhurst, and it serves clients living in Chicago or the suburbs.

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

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Donohue Life Coaching

Donohue Life Coaching

Patrick Donahue is a Certified Life Coach who offers specially designed 3-month programs for young men who are struggling academically, socially, or in their career or relationships. He is a former high school teacher and athletic coach who has worked with hundreds of yound men in the course of his career. His programs are comprised of sophisticated assessments, individual coaching, encouragement, motivation, and daily accountability. Patrick has more than 30 years of coaching experience, and he has a reputation for making a big difference in the lives of the young men he coaches. He offers free consultations.

Oak Park, IL 60304

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Dr. Elizabeth-Anne Stewart, BCC, PCC

Dr. Elizabeth-Anne Stewart, BCC, PCC

Dr. Elizabeth-Anne Stewart, BCC, PCC is a Chicago-based life coach who serves individuals and groups in-person and remotely; she also teaches life coaching for the Institute for Life Coach Training (ILCT) and is Director of Education for the Catholic Theological Union's ThrivingTogether Ministerial Coaching Program. Dr. Stewart's specialties include spiritual life coaching, spiritual direction, coach mentoring, and writing coaching. The author of many books and articles, Dr. Stewart holds a PhD in Theology from the University of Malta and is accredited through the International Coaching Federation (ICF). In addition to coaching, she is available for retreats, motivational seminars, and creativity workshops. Her background uniquely positions her to assist ministry teams to explore their vision/mission, develop their ministry skills and extend their pastoral reach.

Chicago, IL 60602

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Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

2 (Good)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Fettner Career and Life Counseling

Fettner Career and Life Counseling

Marilyn Fettner, LCPC, MCC, NCC is a professional therapist and career counselor who serves the North Shore and Chicago area. She has more than 20 years of experience coaching students, entrepreneurs, professionals, and executives. Her clients speak highly of her ability to help people with career challenges, personal challenges, and life transitions.

Northbrook, IL 60062

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Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

4 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

5 (Good)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Forward Alliance

Forward Alliance

Ionna K. Chaney, LCsw, CPCC, MBA of Forward Alliance is a certified life coach and psychotherapist with expertise and experience in cognitive behavioral therapy, family systems, client-centered therapies, and executive coaching. Her executive coaching is informed by her 20 years of management experience, and her clients are grateful for the skill with which she has helped them navigate life transitions. Free introductory telephone consultations are availlable.

Chicago, IL 60601

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JaniceTime Coaching

JaniceTime Coaching

Janice Lewis of JaniceTime Coaching has a reputation for truly listening to her clients. She uses gentle guidance to help people discover their passions and pursue their dreams. Janice is a certified Dream Coach, and she offers one-on-one and group programs for people who want to live more meaningful and fulfilled lives. She offers free consultations for new clients.

Chicago, IL 60605

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Jody Michael Associates

Jody Michael Associates

Jody Michael brings a wealth of professional experience to her coachign sessions. She has more than two decades of coaching experience, more than 35,000 hours of one-on-one coaching practise, and 15 years of corporate leadership and management experience in the financial sector. Her company specializes in career coaching, executive coaching, trader coaching, and life coaching, and it is well-known for delivering positive and transformative results for its clients.

Chicago, IL 60611

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Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

4.5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

47 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Life Care Wellness

Life Care Wellness

Life Care Wellness is a multidisciplinary counseling center that provides therapy, life coaching, and group therapy services for children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. It specializes in grief counseling, addiciton counseling, EMDR therapy, yoga therapy, and pharmacotherapy. It also provides speaking and educational programs, as well as professional consultation. Life Care Wellness has two office locations, one in Glen Ellyn and one in Jefferson Park, Chicago.

Chicago, IL 60630

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Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

15 (Better)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Linda M. Perry

Linda M. Perry

Linda M. Perry is a life coach and mediator who is commited to helping her clients find lasting happiness. She offers coaching programs for people who are facing divorce, career transitions, or difficult periods in their lives. Furthermore, her professional experience as a federal crminal defense and family law attorney means she can prepare and coach people who are facing court appearances. Linda's clients are impressed by the results of her coaching, and they speak especially highly of her insight and her patience.

Chicago, IL 60601

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Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: --

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Pat E. Perkins, CPPC

Pat E. Perkins, CPPC

Pat E. Perkins is a Certified Life Coach, leadership expert, and inspirational speaker who provides coaching, mentoring, training, workshops, retreats, and speaking services. She has more than 20 years of corporate experience, and she has served on the Chicago Executive Boards of the International Coach Federation. Her clients are grateful for her talents as a life coach, which they say have helped them to advance their careers and improve their lives.

Chicago, IL 60615

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Patterns of Possibility

Patterns of Possibility

Patterns of Possibility is a life coaching business that serves clients in Chicago and surrounding areas. It is owned and managed by Lee Hopkins, a life coach who is passionate about helping others build good emotional and social health. Lee conducts one to one coaching with his clients via Zoom. This includes a one-hour weekly session, six 30-minute booster calls, and text and email support for 12 weeks. He also offers coaching sessions for groups of 4 members.

Chicago, IL 60613

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Re-create Your Life Learning Center

Re-create Your Life Learning Center

Dr. Suzanne Penn is a financial wellness expert who helps people to achieve full, well-balanced lives. She specializes in financial planning, tax assistance, business coaching, training, and speaking. People are grateful for the way she has helped them to improve their financial situations. Dr. Sue can be found at her office in the AON Center.

Chicago, IL 60601

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We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Ressmeyer Partners

Ressmeyer Partners

Tim Ressmeyer, Ph.D. has had more than 30 years of professional success in corporate, academic, and nonprofit environments. He offers personal life coaching as well as executive and leadership coaching, and his clients are quick to praise his professionalism and insight. He is certified by the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching, and he is a member of the International Coaching Federation and the Institute of Coaching.

Chicago, IL 60647

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Rodas Coaching

Rodas Coaching

Deborah O'Donnell is a certified career and life coach who has succesfully coached more than a 1000 individuals, executives, and entrepreneurs. She has more than 15 years of experience in training and development, and she is trained and certified by the Institute for Excellence in Coaching as well as the Coaches Training Institute. Her life coaching programs have a focus on gaining confidence, building strong relationships, creating high self-esteem, managing stress, and finding balance and fulfilment. Her previous clients are quick to praise Deborah's talents, speaking especially highly of her work ethic and determination.

Chicago, IL 60606

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We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.

Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

4 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

12 (Better)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

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