Meet Our Counselors

Counseling Staff at Downers Grove, IL

Carrie Torgerson, Ph.D., LCSW, has more than 30 years of experience in mental health. She has worked in psychiatric hospitals as well as in outpatient settings. As a clinical social worker, Carrie has provided individual, marital, family, and group therapy to emerging adults and adults. Carrie has been with Midwestern University since 2001, initially as the counselor and now as the Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Counseling Services.

Damon Krohn, Ph.D., LCPC., has worked in school settings as well as outpatient settings. Damon has provided individual, couples, family, and group therapy to adults and adolescents.

Paul Quanbeck, LCSW,has worked for the past 28 years in social services, 12 of them as a counselor. For the first part of his career Paul was a foster care caseworker in Chicago. More recently, he has provided therapy to individuals, couples, and families in an agency setting in DuPage County.

Heather Stewart, PhD., LCSW., has over 20 years of experience as a counselor. She has worked in community mental health and private practice settings. Heather is Spanish-English bilingual and can provide counseling in Spanish.

Join our
Team

Apply Today

Visit our
Campuses

Take Tour

Support the
University

Donate to our future