Colby Brooks, M.Ed


Colby Brooks is a master’s level psychotherapist with a degree in Counseling from DePaul University with a specialty in College Counseling and Student Affairs.

Colby has significant experience working in community mental health settings, where she continues to work part-time. She utilizes an integration of person-centered and cognitive behavioral therapeutic orientations in her practice while incorporating diverse treatment approaches with the populations she works with, specifically adolescents and adults.

Colby has experience treating major depression, anxiety, unresolved trauma (including various forms of abuse), family conflict, and intergenerational trauma within BlPOC families. She specializes in stress reduction, women’s issues, conflict resolution, and helping her clients achieve healthy functioning in their life transitions, relationships, and friendships.

When not in the therapy room you can find her cooking, exercising, dining out with family & friends, decorating, streaming new shows, and enjoying fashion & beauty (styling, makeup, and skincare).”