James Rust, MS, LCPC

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Linden Oaks Medical Group Counseling Center
Hospital Affiliations:
Linden Oaks Behavioral Health
Clinical Interests:
Mens Health; Anxiety; Behavioral Health Counselor; Bipolar Disorder; Depression; Stress; Substance Abuse

This provider is an independent medical practitioner who has been permitted to use the hospital's facilities and to exercise his or her independent medical judgment in the care and treatment of his or her patient.


Philosophy Of Care

For nearly 30 years, James has been a hospital-based outpatient therapist at Elmhurst Hospital before joining Linden Oaks. He specializes in substance abuse issues and treatment as well as dual diagnosis clients. Other areas of expertise include major depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, anger management, stress, grief and loss, and men's issues, including a focus on healthy self-care behaviors. James primarily treats adults 18 and older. Treatment approaches: CTB, psycho-education, insight orientation, and Adlerian techniques.

Education & Credentials

Education: Adler School of Professional Psychology; DePaul University, Chicago