Our Staff

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Dr. Carla L. Stewart


Email: cstewart@clsservices.org

Carla Stewart has been serving the community through mental health and wellness counseling and consulting for fifteen years.  She is a graduate of National Louis University with a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Behavioral Sciences and a Master of Science in Counseling.  Her studies culminated with the degree of Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Counselor Education and Supervision from Argosy University.  Dr. Stewart holds several professional certifications and designations in the State of Illinois: Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Certified School Counselor, National Certified Counselor, and Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor.

To meet the mental health and wellness needs of the larger community, she opened CLS Comprehensive Services, LLC a private counseling and mental health consulting agency in 2009. She coined the phrase that is the guiding principle of CLS: “The USE of Knowledge is Power” and is committed to assist clients in using the knowledge they gain to create the life they desire and deserve!


Chantelle L. Bittings

Clinical Director


Email: info@clsservices.org

Chantelle Bittings has been dedicated to providing quality mental health services for the last thirteen years. She is a graduate of the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana with a Bachelors degree in psychology. She obtained her master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in 2001 and is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois. Bittings is also a National Certified Counselor. She provides individual and family therapy and empowers others to make effective changes in their lives. She is also committed to reaching out into our community and helping others through life’s difficult challenges.

Elana D. Godbolt

Executive Director

Email: hr@clsservices.org

Elana Godbolt has been dedicated to providing quality customer service for the past fourteen years.  She is the graduate of Hampton University in Hampton, Virginia with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering.  She obtained her Master’s degree in Business Administration/Human Resources Management from the University of Phoenix in 2007.  She has worked in consulting and manufacturing environments as Lead Project Manager and Production Supervisor.  While in these roles, Mrs. Godbolt has been responsible for managing employee relations as well as the various functions of a Human Resource Generalist.   In addition, she is extremely committed to generously giving her time in an effort to serve mankind.

LaShawn V. Stewart

Financial Director

Email: lstewart@clsservices.org

LaShawn Stewart is an educator by nature and profession. Mr. Stewart has been employed in the school system for eighteen years. LaShawn is committed to education and mentoring, especially African-American youth in the City of Chicago and South Suburbs. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Concordia University with a Middle School endorsement and a concentration in Mathematics. Mr. Stewart also received a Master of Education in School Administration from National Louis University.