Freda O'Donoghue, LSW, CADC

Freda is a Crisis Counselor at Northshore Hospital Psychiatric Department. She specializes in working with adults and children who have mild to severe behavioral health concerns. She has worked with different agencies and hospitals in many roles, including mental health, assessments, psychotherapy, research, case management, refugee resettlement &  family, couple and individual sessions.

Her passion is working with diverse populations to enhance their well being, nurture self growth, and assist in engaging with their community. She has volunteered at World Relief Chicago in their Early Childhood program and The Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights as a Child Advocate. Freda received her Master's Degrees from Loyola University Chicago in Social Work and Erikson Institute in Child Development.