3455-A Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road, Suwanee, GA 30024
Phone: (770) 932-2899 Fax: (770) 932-2895

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North Gwinnett

Counseling Associates

Amber Illum

MA, LPC, NCC, CPCS


Amber is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), as well as a National Certified Counselor (NCC). She received her Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology from Northwestern University in Evanston IL. She began practicing in a community mental health center in 2002 where she gained valuable experience in counseling with individuals, couples, families, and groups. She developed expertise in some of the most difficult problems facing individuals and families such as substance abuse evaluations and treatment, anger management, and family violence intervention programs. 

Amber has been in private practice since 2006. It allows her more time to spend with her two young children. 

Her varied professional experience has provided her with significant challenges, resulting in a well seasoned, skillful, and empathic therapist.   She is very goal oriented and strength-focused. She enjoys assisting individuals and families in making positive changes.  She specializes in relationship issues, depression, anxiety, stress management, substance abuse and domestic violence.