David Elam, PhD and Barb Elam, M.S. 618-529-3900

Please note that this office is closing, and David Elam is retiring. He is not accepting any new clients at this time.

Welcome to the office of David Elam PhD and Barb Elam, M.S.

139 Pine Shore Drive, #37

Carbondale IL  62902

At Lakeside Counseling, you will find the individual counseling that you or a loved one needs and deserves. Dr. Elam and Barb Elam, M.S. have been providing counseling for more than 40 years now and have helped thousands of patients with the process of bringing harmony and balance to their lives. The motto in our office is very clear and encouraging for patients: “The power to conquer stress. The confidence to enjoy life.” Dr. Elam and Barb Elam’s therapy treatments can help you make that motto a reality.

Their one-on-one counseling sessions on a regular basis help patients who are dealing with a number of psychological issues live better lives. As an anxiety management expert, specializing in the use of relaxation techniques, both Dr. Elam and Barb Elam  have a soothing yet direct approach that aids in providing a personalized solution for patients dealing with issues from mild stress to severe panic disorders and everything in between.

There is absolutely no judgment to worry about at Lakeside Counseling. Both therapists firmly believes that every single patient deserves compassionate and respect no matter his or her age or station in life.

Dr. Elam and Barb Elam M.S. both believe strongly in giving their patients the personalized attention they need to overcome their psychological problem no matter what it may be. For counseling, choose Lakeside Counseling. We’re here to help you find better balance in your life.