Pamela Wendt MS, LCPC

Are you feeling unhappy, angry, fearful, or stuck? Do you have conflicted relationships with friends/family?


Creative Solutions provides a confidential, compassionate environment. I have over a decade of experience working with individuals and families providing therapy. My goal is to help you navigate what you are thinking and feeling, and guide you into a more positive life experience.


As an experienced clinician, I use a creative blend of listening skills with a variety of evidence-based approaches tailored to your needs. For optimal growth, I utilize a client-centered, strength based approach, and provide an accepting environment for your maximum well-being.


  • Years in Practice: 15 Years

  • School: University of Illinois & Illinois State University

  • Year Graduated: 1995 & 2002

  • License #: 180.006584 Illinois



Paula Barickman MS, LCPC, CADC

As a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Addiction Counselor, I help people transform their lives and overcome challenges.


My passion is to provide my clients with an understanding and accepting atmosphere by offering a holistic approach to help them achieve mental, emotional and behavioral wellbeing.


Since 1989, I have served a variety of clients’ needs. My treatment techniques include:

  • Motivational Interviewing

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

  • 12-Step Counseling

  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

  • Solution-Focused Therapy

  • Family Dynamics and Mindfulness


In a warm peaceful atmosphere, my goal is to provide unconditional respect and understanding for my clients so they can focus on their self-exploration, personal growth and empowerment.