Dr. Candace Love is a licensed clinical psychologist treating patients for over 30 years. She uses evidence-based techniques derived from Schema therapy which incorporates psychodynamic and cognitive behavioral therapies along with mindfulness techniques. Candace is the author of the book, “No More Narcissists: How to Stop Choosing Self-Absorbed Men and Find the Love You Deserve” (New Harbinger Publications, 2016) now translated into 4 languages. She is the founder and president of North Shore Behavioral Medicine since 2008. She is an Allied Staff Care Practitioner at Lake Forest Northwestern Hospital, in Lake Forest, Illinois since 2006. Prior to moving to Chicago, Dr. Love worked in Health Psychology as a research associate at Center for Health Improvement and Prevention Studies at the University of California San Francisco where she was involved in National Institutes of Health funded research studying improving the preventative efforts of health care professionals and health-related behaviors. Dr. Love has been an author and co-author on empirical articles in peer-reviewed medical journals.
Currently, her primary area of interest is helping men and women manage, leave or stop repeating unhealthy destructive narcissistic relationships.