Elke Luken is a bilingual (Spanish and English) counselor. She attended National Louis University where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Behavioral Sciences. Additionally, she holds a Certificate in Bible Studies from ISOM; a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from North Park University in Chicago; and is an interpreter registered with the Illinois Court System. Aside from mental health, Elke works with populations dealing with substance use disorders and who are DCFS-related. Elke believes that every single person has seeds of greatness and potential that can elevate them to be the best version of themselves, and feels privileged to walk that journey alongside her clients. She utilizes The Matrix Model, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, brief solution focused therapy, and person-centered therapy to empower her clients to meet their particular goals and live fulfilling lives. Elke enjoys her pets, meditating, walks in the park, and enjoys every traveling opportunity that comes her way.