About Denise (Bess) Pierson

Bess Practice LLC


I hold a Master's degree in Arts from Bradley University. I am a National Certified counselor (NCC) and a licensed clinical professional counselor (LCPC) in Illinois and trained as an EMDR therapist through EMDRIA. I am the owner as well as lead therapist at Bess Practice, LLC; my primary treatment focus is healing trauma through various techniques.

Why choose Bess Practice?


To safely reprocess your past.


To heal from previous hurt, distorted and split parts of self, which may keep you trapped. 


To create the life you always wanted; connected and happiness from within.


As an EMDR Therapist, EMDRIA trained and an experienced mental health professional,  my unending support and keen insight will help you process and heal to improve  your overall well -being.