Aaron Melnek

Pre-Licensed Professional, PsyD

Verified by Psychology Today
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(815) 581-9482

Aaron Melnek

Pre-Licensed Professional, PsyD

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

659 Ridgeview Drive
McHenry, IL 60050
(815) 581-9482
Offers online therapy

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About

Dr. Aaron Melnek specializes in working with adults, young professionals, and college students experiencing concerns related to academic and work stress, anxiety, depression, identity development, relationship difficulties, and grief. Dr. Melnek practices collaboratively and prioritizes the contextual and identity-based factors of each individual. He works from a relational model, integrating aspects of mindfulness, culturally-informed treatment, and existential philosophies where appropriate.
Dr. Melnek emphasizes increasing clients’ self-esteem in his work. Specifically, he works on helping clients identify their values, strengths and limitations, and insight into behavior and relational patterns that create problems.
Dr. Melnek completed his doctoral internship at Ohio University, and is currently completing his postdoctoral fellowship at NeuroClinic and Assessments. He has significant experience working with undergraduate and graduate students at college counseling centers, and is enjoying the opportunity to work longer term with clients in the private sector.

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Out of Network
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Qualifications

  • School: Adler University

Location

659 Ridgeview Drive
McHenry, IL 60050
(815) 581-9482
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Zips
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Coping Skills
  • Grief
  • Men's Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Video Game Addiction

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
Communities
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Existential
  • Feminist
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Narrative
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

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Last Modified: 22 Nov 2021
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Aaron Melnek

Pre-Licensed Professional, PsyD