Our Team

  • Anthony Kokalj
    Owner, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

    Anthony Kokalj is the Owner of Fox Bend Counseling, as well as our lead therapist. The father of 2 uses his own experience to help his clients.

  • Cosme Lozano
    Psychiatrist, Medication Management

    Dr. Lozano is our psychiatrist on staff. He is the owner of Joliet Center for Clinical Research which was founded in 2003.

  • Kathleen Linehan
    Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner, Medication Management

    Kathleen is a nurse practitioner here at Fox Bend. She enjoys working with anyone 12+ for medication management for their mental health needs.

  • Amanda Twait
    Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner, Medication Management

    Amanda is a adult psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner. She has been in the psychiatric nursing field since 1994.

  • Amy Gillette
    Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

    Amy is a therapist here at Fox Bend Counseling. She has experience in many different therapy settings and has been a therapist for over 15 years.

  • Clorissa (Cloie) McPhail
    Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

    Cloie is a therapist here at Fox Bend. She joined the team in early 2021, but this is not the beginning of her experience. Cloie has worked in the mental health field for over 7 years, working heavily with the LGBTQIA community.

  • Elizabeth Lassandrello
    Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed School Counselor

    Elizabeth is one of our therapists here at Fox Bend Counseling. She has been with us for a few years, but prior to coming to the private side of counseling, she spent time with K-12 grade students as a school counselor.

  • Julia Malone
    Licensed Social Worker

    Julia is a licensed social worker here at Fox Bend. She joined the team back in June of 2020. She is continuing her education to receive her doctorate in social work.

  • Lindsay Sher
    Licensed Professional Counselor

    Lindsay is a licensed professional counselor and a small business owner. At the beginning of 2021, Lindsay and her husband opened up Home Draw Mobile Phlebotomy. 

  • Erin Lowry
    Office Manager, Front Office

    Erin is the office manager at Fox Bend. She joined the team back in 2020, but has spent the past few years in a similar health setting.

  • Sara McGee
    Billing Manager

    Sara is the billing manager for Fox Bend. She has years of experience handling medical billing through a multitude of different office settings.

Contact Us

We look forward to hearing from you

Front Desk Hours

Below are the hours our front desk is in office to answer your calls:

Front Desk Hours


9:00 am-4:00 pm


9:00 am-4:00 pm


9:00 am-4:00 pm


9:00 am-4:00 pm


9:00 am-2:00 pm