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Education and Counseling Center

Education & Counseling Center
Counselor and child

Located within the College of Education on DePaul's Lincoln Park campus, the Education and Counseling Center (ECC) provides affordable educational and counseling assistance to members of the surrounding communities. The ECC's services include professional individual and family counseling, literacy assessment and remediation, kids' programs and camps, and academic tutoring all on a low-cost sliding fee scale dependent upon client income and resources. No one is excluded due to inability to pay.


Counseling & Mental Health

Working with graduate counseling interns under the direct supervision of doctoral-level licensed clinicians, our clients have an affordable opportunity to talk with supportive professionals about the difficulties they are facing, identify strengths, learn new ways to cope with problems, and practice those new coping tools more successfully.

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Tutoring & Academic Services

We offer tutoring and academic services for all ages focusing on subject specific areas or on executive functioning skills and strategies for academic success. Literacy assessment and remediation are also available. 

Programs & Events


Summer Programs

DePaul University's Education & Counseling Center is excited to announce our 2022 Summer Programs! Students K-12 are invited to participate in the fun.

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Professional Development Events 

In addition to furnishing training and supervision to DePaul students by offering educational and counseling services for Lincoln Park and surrounding community members, the ECC provides professional development opportunities for professional counselors and allied health professionals. CEU/CPDU credit  is offered for professional counselors and social workers as well as educators. Content topics vary throughout the year and are offered at an affordable cost. In addition to workshops, consultation and supervision groups for counseling professionals are offered on a regular basis. 

Find Us

Education and Counseling Center
Lincoln Park Campus
2247 N. Halsted, Suite 100
(773) 325-7745