Renee Perry-Portee, LCPC

Renee Perry-Portee, LCPC
 - Therapist
 - Relief Mental Health

THERAPIST – Orland Park, IL

Renee Perry-Portee is a therapist at Relief Mental Health in Orland Park, Ill. With nearly 20 years of experience in the mental health field, Renee brings a wealth of knowledge and a compassionate ethos to her clinical work, specializing in providing psychotherapy for a diverse range of individuals.

Through an inclusive approach, Renee offers in-person and virtual therapy to individuals ages 14 and older. Her evidence-based treatment modalities include cognitive behavior therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), person-centered care, mindfulness, and motivational interviewing.

Renee is skilled in addressing a broad spectrum of mental health diagnoses and concerns, including anxiety, depression, stress, family conflict, grief, racial identity, women’s issues and more. She possesses a unique understanding of the specific needs of various groups, including the Black community, those of Christian faith, and single mothers, among others.

Renee’s ideal patient is someone seeking support in dealing with the issues they are facing, whether they are related to mood, life transitions, peer relationships, or other challenges. Her approach is rooted in empathy and non-judgment. She listens attentively to understand the underlying causes of each person’s concerns. Each individual is treated as unique, and she tailors her therapy modalities to what best suits their needs. Renee believes in gaining her patients’ trust, becoming their rock during their lowest moments.

With a Master of Science in counseling and a Bachelor of Arts in education from National Louis University in Wheaton, Ill., Renee’s educational background reflects her commitment to a holistic approach in addressing mental health.

Outside her therapy work, Renee leads a vibrant life. She enjoys traveling, spending time with her family, playing video games, reading, engaging in Bible study, and practicing mindfulness. She is an active member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Her devotion to her community extends to volunteering with youth programs, dance teams, and AKA sister relations.

As an integrated member of the Relief clinician team, Renee collaborates closely with our other providers. This ensures that patients have access to a range of treatment options, including cutting-edge therapies like transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), SPRAVATO® (esketamine), IV ketamine, or traditional medication management, should they be needed.

Renee is a seasoned clinician who provides unwavering support to her patients, fostering their journey to better mental health. Whether someone is dealing with life’s challenges, seeking understanding, or looking for someone to trust during the healing process, Renee is here to help.

Call (844) 731-7543 or complete the form below to make an appointment.

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