Amelia Mari Merz

Psychiatrist, MD

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Verified by Psychology Today
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Amelia Mari Merz

Psychiatrist, MD

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Monarch Psychiatric Services, Ltd
1101 Lake Street
Suite 201B
Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 304-9936
Offers online therapy

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About

Dr. Amelia Merz strives to provide compassionate, patient-focused care in a collaborative process with you and your therapist to achieve recovery from mental health problems and substance abuse. She is board certified in both Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine and uses an evidence-based approach in her practice. She was trained at the University of Minnesota where she completed both medical school and residency. Dr. Merz has worked in a variety of settings including outpatient clinics, residential treatment centers and inpatient psychiatric hospitals. She treats patients age 17-70.
Dr. Merz's goal is to use this experience to provide each of her patients a customized treatment plan that helps them to reach their personal and professional potentials. She believes that wellness and change are within everyone's reach.
Dr. Merz has expertise in treating depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, OCD, and substance use disorders in adults including LGBTQ individuals and women who are pregnant or planning a pregnancy.

Finances

Pay By: American Express, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Illinois / 036135989
  • School: University of Minnesota
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Dr. Merz is board certified in Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: American Society of Addiction Medicine

Location

Monarch Psychiatric Services, Ltd
1101 Lake Street
Suite 201B
Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 304-9936
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Addiction
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dr. Merz specializes in Perinatal Mental Health
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Transitions
  • Medication Management
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Vegan Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Supportive
Modality
  • Individuals

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Last Modified: 29 Jan 2021
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Amelia Mari Merz

Psychiatrist, MD