Mudita Rastogi, PhD, LMFT
About Mudita Rastogi
Mudita Rastogi, PhD, LMFT, is passionate about promoting healthy relationships, supporting individuals to achieve their personal and professional goals, and conducting hands-on training. She founded and practices at Aspire Consulting and Therapy, LLC in Arlington Heights, Illinois as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Certified Coach. She and has amassed over 2 decades of experience with highly diverse clients in both the clinical and coaching/leadership training fields. Dr. Rastogi earned her Ph.D. in MFT from Texas Tech University. As Professor of Clinical Psychology she has taught graduate courses for over 20 years, published extensively including the books Multicultural Couple Therapy and Voices of Color, presented international workshops, and worked as Associate Editor for the Encyclopedia of Couple and Family Therapy and the Handbook of Systemic Family Therapy. Mudita is a Clinical Fellow and Approved Supervisor with AAMFT, has previously served as Program Director for the SAMHSA funded Minority Fellowship Program at AAMFT, and was an Associate Editor for the Journal of Marital and Family Therapy for 7 years. Dr. Rastogi is currently on the Board of several journals, and additionally, maintains an interest in partnering with grassroots, not-for-profit organizations.
SpecialtiesDepression, Family Conflict, Marital / Premarital
LanguagesEnglish, Hindi, Urdu
Age Group FocusAdolescents, Adults, Seniors
Treatment ApproachesCoaching, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Culturally Sensitive, Emotionally Focused, Family / Marital, Family Systems, Feminist, Gottman Method, Integrative, Interpersonal, Motivational Interviewing, Multicultural
IssuesAcademic issues, Addiction, Aging, Anxiety, Behavior Issues, Caregiver Stress, Child or Adolescent, Coping Skills, Depression, Divorce, Eating Disorders, Family Conflict, Goal Setting, Grief, Immigration Issues, Infertility, Infidelity, Leadership, Life Coaching, Marital / Premarital, Oppositional Defiance, Parenting, Postpartum, Racial Identity, Relationship Issues, Self Esteem, Weight Loss, Women’s Issues