Rosecrance Des Plaines staff
Neeva Sandhu, MS, LCPC, CRADC
Neeva Sandhu supervises the addiction and mental health clinicians at Rosecrance Des Plaines and oversees clinical programming. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and her master’s degree in Clinical-Counseling Psychology from Illinois State University. Neeva has over 10 years of experience in addiction and mental health treatment. She is passionate about working in behavioral health and effecting positive change as both a clinician and a leader.
Dane Snyder, LPC, CADC
Mental Health Clinician
Dane Snyder is a Mental Health Clinician with an extensive background working with adolescents and adults with substance use disorders and their families. Dane also treats depression, anxiety, self-esteem issues, co-dependency, attachment and trauma related issues, grief, anger management, effective communication, and relationship struggles. His passion lies in helping clients and their families re-connect and restore their relationships. Dane provides individual counseling to ages 18 and over as well as family therapy and couples counseling as needed. Dane has a Masters degree from The Adler School of Professional Psychology in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a Bachelor’s degree in psychology from Northern Illinois University. He has worked in detox, residential inpatient settings, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient treatment, and aftercare.
Georgene Manley, MS, LCPC, CAADC, CEAP
Georgene Manley is an Addiction Therapist providing Continuing Care and individual therapy. She began her career in a residential unit at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital (then Parkside Lodge). She also worked at Commonwealth Edison as an EAP for five years. Georgene earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Columbia College of Missouri and her master’s degree from National Louis University. Her passion is working directly with clients and families with addiction issues. She feels blessed to be able to offer hope and opportunity to clients and families at Rosecrance.
Silas Dameron, LPC
Silas Dameron is an Addiction Therapist in the Adult Partial Hospitalization Program. Before joining the Rosecrance team, Silas was a counselor at the Advocate Addiction Treatment Program. Silas received a master’s degree in Counseling from Adler University.
Robert Heldermon BS, CADC
Robert Heldermon is the Night Intensive Outpatient Program counselor. He has been in the field of substance abuse for over 12 years, working at Family Guidance Centers in Opiate Maintenance Therapy, the Men’s Extended Residential Care at Serenity House Counseling Services and Advocate Addiction Treatment Program. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University.
Tina M. Paolini MA CADC MISA 1
Tina Paolini has been working in the field of addiction since 2007. She has worked primarily in residential treatment settings with adolescent and adult females as a Senior Addictions Counselor. She acquired both her Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees from National Louis University and is CADC and MISA certified to help support clients who suffer from Addictions and Co-Occurring Disorders.
Dot Bourgeois, RN BSN CRRN
Dot Bourgeois is the primary nurse for both the Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) and Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP). Her role as an RN has crossed many forms of treatment in her 33 year career, the most recent of which was for the Advocate Addiction Treatment program. Previously, Dot worked in management, opening a 12 bed Geriatric Psych Unit as well as overseeing the daily operations of a sub-acute rehab unit. She received her BSN from Lewis University.
Marqueeta Harrington M.S., CADC, QMHP
Marqueeta Harrington obtained her bachelor’s degree in Administration of Justice and master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling & Train- ing from Southern Illinois University. She is a Certified Alcohol and Other Drug Counselor, and is currently working towards becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor. She began her career working for ResCare, The H Group, and Lawrence Hall Youth Services, where she worked with patients recovering from mental illness, behavioral problems, sexual abuse, and misuse of substances. Marqueeta joined the Rosecrance family in 2014 as an Integrated Co- Occurring Therapist. As the Access Counselor at Rosecrance Des Plaines, she will continue to provide assessments and treatment planning for the adult population.
Kathie McCabe, Receptionist, worked in the Rosecrance Crystal Lake Office prior to joining Rosecrance Des Plaines. She has 30 years of experience supporting client services in the medical field. Kathie previously worked at Northwest Community Hospital in several departments including the ER, Bed Coordination, and the Adolescent Behavioral Health Unit. Kathie has a passion for client care and enjoys being able to offer clients information and support throughout their time in treatment.