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About ConnectEdPAIRS




 Stephani Cave, MA, LCPC

501 S. 4th Street, Springfield, IL  62701      (Mondays 9:00 - 5:00, Tuesdays 9:00 -5:00, Wednesdays 9:00 - 5:00)


201 E. Morgan Street, Jacksonville, IL  62650         (Thursdays 8:30 - 5:00)


 Phone: (217) 972-4851
 Fax: (217) 717-2000 

Email: [email protected]

Beginning  October 1, 2014 
Stephani Cave, LCPC will take over leadership of ConnectEdPAIRS and continue to offer ConnectEdPAIRS services in the Springfield and Jacksonville locations. The monthly enewsletter will continue, as well as the ConnectEdPAIRS website, ConnectEdPAIRS facebook page,  and opportunities for Date Nights, couples workshops, classes, and retreats. In addition to serving couples, we have expanded our emphasis to include individuals as well.  

Matt and Marilyn Stevens will be retiring on that date
 closing the Decatur office. Click here for an overview of their
fifteen years serving couples in Illinois and their plans for the future.


Stephani Cave earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Valdosta State University and a Master of Arts degree in Human Development Counseling from University of Illinois at Springfield. She is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in Illinois and a National Certified Counselor.


Stephani Cave holds professional memberships in RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association, American Society for Reproductive Medicine Mental Health Professional Group (past Connections Committee Chair), American Counseling Association, Illinois Counseling Association, Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association  and Illinois Association for Couples and Family Counseling (Treasurer) divisions.

Stephani Cave has a private practice with offices in Springfield, IL and Jacksonville, IL where she provides counseling for individuals  and couples on a variety of mental health issues. She is a Certified Facilitator, as well as a Seminar Director, for PREPARE-ENRICH, an online inventory for couples. Stephani Cave has facilitated Couples Classes for the group format of PREPARE-ENRICH. She has clinical experience in treating issues of reproduction and infertility, relationships, depression, anxiety, self-esteem, grief and loss, ambiguous loss, marriage and family, stress management, relaxation, decision making, and assertiveness. Stephani Cave also utilizes biofeedback training in her practice.

Springfield and Jacksonville

Stephani Cave, LCPC




Click Here to download paperwork for Counseling Services