Meet Our Staff

Anton Gleason, LCPC, NCC


Anton, a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, earned his Master’s Degree in Community Counseling at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology, and his undergraduate degree in Psychology from DePaul University. Anton has also completed additional training in psychodynamic child psychotherapy at the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis. Anton has been working in the helping profession since 2001 in a variety of settings: community mental health, therapeutic/residential schools, non profit organizations and independent progressive schools, including the Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School, National Youth Advocate Program, and the Ancona School.

He is adept and experienced in providing individual, family, and group therapy with adults and children from diverse backgrounds. In addition, Anton is an accomplished trainer in therapeutic crisis interventions techniques and is certified to provide clinical supervision for graduate level counseling students.

He firmly believes in the significance of the therapeutic relationship and its power as a conduit for change. He works to understand a client from a variety of perspectives: developmental, environmental, and cultural. His specializations and interest areas include anxiety, depression, behavior management in children, and stress management.

A Welcoming and Compassionate Space to Promote Growth

If you’re feeling overwhelmed trying to conquer your challenges, you are not alone. The mental health professionals at City Counseling Center are dedicated to helping you identify and overcome the obstacles impacting your life. From behavioral challenges to processing trauma or loss, regardless of what you’re dealing with, we are here to help you through the difficulties.

At City Counseling Center, we understand that there is no “one size fits all” approach to therapy. We create an inclusive space where you will feel comfortable expressing your feelings and emotions. Our therapeutic approaches are unique to your specific needs and goals. Our team leverages their experience and diverse backgrounds to create individualized treatment plans designed to help you manage the ups and downs of life.