Meet Our Team

Empowering you to reach your full potential

No matter who we are, life never stops presenting us with challenges and obstacles. To succeed in life, each of us must overcome these challenges. Fortunately, every one of us has the ability to succeed. We just need the skill. Each one of us holds the key to our individual success. We just need help unlocking it.

Sometimes we lose sight of our abilities and forget the fact that we can succeed if we put our minds to it. Even our skills can be obscured by life’s challenges. But with just a few positive changes, we can each attain incredible success. Here at The Center for Integrative and Functional Health & Wellness, that’s what we aim to do. Our goal is to empower you to realize your abilities, overcome your individual challenges and hurdle your obstacles.

Read Our Team Bios

Aimee Harris-Newon - PsyD, DABPS, CHt

Dr. Harris-Newon is a double board certified integrative psychologist, entrepreneur, international best-selling author, speaker, and master success coach. She's considered an expert in integrative living and believes in a holistic approach to life-treating the body, mind and spirit. She leads very successful multi-location practices, serving clients locally and nationally. Her multidisciplinary practices focus on wellness, preventive care and coaching to help people live healthier, happier and more satisfying lives. What makes her truly unique and exceptional is her broad and deep skill set and her approach to health and wellness. As the founder and director of Dr. Aimee and Associates, The Center for Integrative Health and Wellness and Mind and Body Total Wellness, Dr. Harris-Newon and her team of experts don't just treat symptoms, they solve health problems, create better outcomes and change lives. As a coach, Dr. Harris-Newon has worked with individuals and corporations including FedEx, UPS, McDonald's and Red Bull. Dr. Harris-Newon is a frequent speaker at Harvard University. She is the host of the radio show Mind Over Matters on AM 560 and she is regularly featured on television news shows such as ABC, NBC, and FOX.


American Board of Psychological Specialties (DABPS)


Illinois School of Professional Psychology


Clinical Psychology, Illinois School of Professional Psychology


Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago

Certified Sports Psychologist:

National Institute of Sports


Clinical Psychologist, State of Illinois


Life Insurance Producer; Licensed Loan/Mortgage Originator (past); Licensed Investment Representative; Real Estate Investment Education


Life Success Coaching and Consulting Program; Certified Hypnotherapist

Graduate:Investools PhD Program (stocks, options and advanced options)


American Psychological Association, National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology, American College of Forensic Examiners; National Guild of Hypnotherapists

Community Involvement:

Dr. Aimee is involved in the following organizations: Greater Chicago Food Depository; Metropolitan Family Services; Hanover Township Social Services; Classroom to Career Connection Scholarship program.In her spare time, Dr. Aimee enjoys playing the saxophone, boating, downhill skiing and working out. She also loves reading, listening to music (mostly jazz) and the arts.

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Robert Priebe

Robert Priebe - B.S, B.S, D.C

Dr. Robert Priebe grew up in southeastern Michigan; after high school he served in the US Army’s 101st Airborne Division at Ft. Campbell, KY. 

Dr. Priebe is very passionate about Chiropractic care as primary healthcare because this was life changing for him 30 years ago. Dr. Priebe prides himself in that he takes great care when assisting his patients toward their health goals. Some of Dr. Priebe’s techniques are manual and some are gentle non force versions to work with all types of patients. Dr. Priebe employs state of the art knowledge and techniques so that his patients have the ability to improve better and faster than what most other Chiropractors are doing in the field.  


Dr. Priebe welcomes any health question you may have as he enjoys keeping patients and their families healthy, with nearly 25 years of treatment knowledge. He also welcomes the most difficult cases in the pursuit of health improvement. Dr. Priebe’s specialty is in applying cutting edge procedures to strengthen patients from general pain, sports injuries and motor vehicle accidents. Dr. Priebe considers it a gift to be able to assist patients with their pursuit of a healthy lifestyle!

He went on to earn his first Bachelor of Science degree from Eastern Michigan University in Nutrition and another Bachelor’s degree at the National University of Health Sciences in Human Biology then finally his Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine Degree in Lombard, IL. Dr. Priebe has experience as a Chiropractic Physician, Rehab Specialist, Acupuncturist and 24 years’ experience as a Dietitian. 

Dr. Priebe resides in Chicagoland with his wife. In his spare time, he enjoys cooking, traveling worldwide and attending various cultural events in Chicago. He also enjoys playing and watching many types of sporting events and spending time with his 2 cats- Freckles and Binx. 


Eliza Bernas - MD

Family Medicine

Dr. Eliza Bernas is a seasoned family medicine physician who brings a wealth of experience and expertise to her patients. She practices a holistic, integrative approach to health and wellness, with an emphasis not only on treatment, but on prevention and cure. She is able to thoroughly diagnose and treat her patients using the very best approaches from traditional western medicine, functional medicine, and complementary eastern philosophies and treatments. Dr. Bernas believes in and values a collaborative approach to working with her patients and treatment tea to support a patients care and progress. She listens closely to her patients needs and takes the time to practice what we call "Dedicated Medicine," an approach that values the person and honors their needs. Her patients and treatment team have described her as "warm, engaging, attentive and thorough." Dr. Bernas works closely with her patients to educate them about all of their treatment options to create a roadmap to great health together.


University of Santo Tomas, Manilla, Phillippines


University of Illinois, Rockford, IL


Licensed Physician, Licensed Physician Controlled Substance  

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Marcha Howes - LCSW

Marcha Howes joins our practice as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years experience working with individuals, families and couples in clinical settings, family services, and schools. She has extensive experience collaborating with other professionals so everyone is on the same page where treatment is concerned.

Marcha has a compassionate, integrative and holistic approach to care and has several area of expertise proven to help clients reach their goals and resolve issues and concerns. Her specialties include:

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Trauma and PTSD
Health and Life Issues
Divorce and Relationship Issues
Stress Management.


Marcha earned her Masters of Social Work from the University of Illinois in June of 1984. 

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Noor Fatima Husain - MD, Psychiatry & Sleep Medicine

Doctor Noor Fatima Husain is certified through the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurolgy. She completed her residency from Rosalind Franklin University and her fellowship in Sleep Medicine from University of Wisconsin-Madison. She also has a VHA advanced fellowship in Women's Health.

Her niche is treating patients with neuropsychiatric issues.  She believes in using a holistic approach that addresses the whole person - body, mind, and spirit. She likes to integrate conventional and alternative therapies to prevent and treat diseases such as depression, anxiety, bipolar affect disorder, insomnia, sleep apnea, PTSD (war veterans, MST, sexual assault survivors, domestic violence survivors), fibromyalgia, ADHD, LGBTQ related conditions, schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, psychosis and dementia..

Her goal, apart from medication management, is most importantly to promote optimal health and to provide education, support, and empowerment to the families whose loved ones suffer from the above mentioned conditions. 

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Bharat Kalra - Yoga & Alternative Therapies

Yoga & Alternative Therapies

Bharat Kalra is a native of India. He and his family migrated to the United States in 2007. He has over 15 years of wellness experience. Bharat is a licensed massage therapist and Reiki master. His unique healing style comes from his passion to honor the body, acknowledge the mind and to become one with the universe. Bharat offers body, mind and energy healing through his guided meditations sessions, massage therapy and energy work. It is best expressed by his motto "protect enthusiasm," which he defines as the most important element for individuals to discover the root cause of their issues. Bharat’s innate Eastern philosophy spills over and provides a platform for all to find peace within themselves. His clients leave with a sense of love, peace and clarity in each session. Through this cooperative approach, Bharat is able to share his wisdom and help others achieve their brightest and fullest desires.



Swedish • Deep Tissue • Trigger Point • Myofascial Release • Lymphatic Drainage • Aroma Therapy • Sports Massage • Indian Head Massage


Reiki • Craniosacral Therapy • Reflexology


Yoga Techniques that deal with body, mind and energy issues: Breathing • Guided Meditation
Technique that deals with body and energy issues: Cold Laser  

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Rebecca Lepoff - M.S.W., L.C.S.W.

Rebecca joins our practice as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 15+ years’ experience in medical and mental health settings working with diverse populations; demonstrated clinical strengths in crisis intervention and practicing evidence based therapies, such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing.   

Rebecca’s passions include working with people with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, grief/loss, food and weight issues such as stress and emotional eating, food addiction and body image, and life changes/transitions.   


Rebecca earned her Bachelor's degree from Fort Lewis College in 2005 and her Masters of Social Work from California Statue University in May of 2002.  

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Arita Sego - M.S.W., L.C.S.W.

“I believe life is a journey.  Along the way, we are all thrown some really amazing things and some really hard and painful things.  How we deal and cope with these is what can make the journey a positive challenge.  My ultimate goal in providing therapy to clients is to assist them in their ability to cope and deal with what life throws them, the easy and the challenging.”  

Ms. Sego uses a variety of therapeutic modalities and approaches in her work with clients such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Adlerian Therapy, Mindfulness, and Psychodynamic Therapy to mention a few.  She has an open and non-judgmental approach and believes we are all in the process of personal growth.  

She has extensive experience working with adolescents and adults.  Some areas of concentration include:  ADHD, anxiety, anger management, behavior management, chronic pain, coping skills, depression, grief/loss, relationships, self-injury, self-esteem, and transitions in life. She has worked in a residential treatment facility, a hospital psychiatric unit, a child welfare agency, the schools and private practice.  She enjoys working with all ages as they continue to grow.


She earned her B.S. from Northern Illinois University in 1985 and her M.S.W. from UIC - Jane Addams College of Social Work in May of 1993.  

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