About Joyce Marter, LCPC

Joyce Marter is a psychotherapist and Founder of Urban Balance, a counseling private practice with over 100 therapists working from eight locations in Chicagoland & one in St. Louis.

Marter was honored to be selected by Crain’s Chicago Business for their “40 Under 40” List of 2010 and by The Family Institute at Northwestern University for Distinguished Alumni of the Year in 2008.

She currently serves at the Midwest Region Chair-Elect of the American Counseling Association, Past-President of the Illinois Counseling Association and is a two-term Past-President of the Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association.

She is a professional trainer for therapists and businesses and a national speaker with innovative motivational talks and presentations.

Marter is a blogger  for The Huffington Post and regularly contributes as a psychological expert on television, radio and in print sources such as The Wallstreet Journal, U.S News & World Report and MTV.


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Last updated: 30 Sep 2017
Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 30 Sep 2017
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