Who is Eunoia Counseling

Eunoia Counseling provides exemplary counseling support for teens, adults, couples and families in the Naperville area. Life can be stormy at times and counseling can be a safe harbor for pause, reflection and growth. We would be honored to help you navigate the journey and foster the life experience you are hoping for.

Lauren Hanninen, MS

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Lauren Hanninen is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and the founder and CEO of Eunoia Counseling. Lauren received her Bachelors of Arts in Psychology and Philosophy at Illinois Wesleyan University in 2003. She received her Masters of Science degree from Illinois State University in 2005 in Clinical-Counseling Psychology. Lauren has extensive experience in working with adolescents, teenagers, families, and adults in the DuPage and Will County communities. She has been told many times that she has a knack for putting people at ease and fostering a warm and open environment in the therapy room. As a seasoned counselor with 20 years of experience in the field, she has seen and dealt with most of the issues that bring people to therapy. Through her experience, Lauren has become an expert in identifying the most helpful interventions that target her clients’ goal areas.

Jenna Riem

Licensed Professional Counselor and Art Therapist

Jenna Riem is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Art Therapist who received her Bachelors of Arts from Aurora University in 2016 and her Master of Counseling: Art Therapy from Adler University in 2018. Jenna has five years of experience working with children, teens, adults, couples, and geriatric individuals in Grundy, Dupage counties, and surrounding areas, including Naperville, Aurora, and Plainfield. She uses creativity, fun, and compassion to create a warm and friendly environment for all. Jenna has assisted hundreds of people with their unique dilemmas. Jenna utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and brings it all together with a Person-Centered approach. She also utilizes Art Therapy as a creative modality of expression that is suitable for all ages. Jenna brings a distinctive style to therapy that allows her clients to shine through her holistic approach in the challenges they face.