Brian McKenna

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CAADC

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(224) 701-3615 Website

Brian McKenna

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CAADC

He/Him/His

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

EDGE Counseling Solutions
1111 W Lake Cook Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(224) 701-3615
Offers online therapy

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About

Brian McKenna helps individuals and families gain skills for life so they can achieve a healthy level of functioning, renewed hope, and happiness in their lives. His collaborative approach involves other essential relationships and resources to optimize outcomes, fostering a strong therapeutic alliance between himself and the individual. These two strategies are the most important factors to change and healing. Brian inspires and motivates people to become healthier, happier and more connected in their relationships, as seen in his Tedx Talk which can be found on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bEGV7Dpxta4
Brian is a BSW graduate of Valparaiso University and MSW from Jane Addams College of Social Work at the University of Illinois at Chicago and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor with an Adolescent Treatment Endorsement in the State of Illinois. Over 25 years in the field, he possesses extensive knowledge.
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“Relationships are key to change. Therapy is a process of discovering the true nature of one's self. ”

Finances

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Magellan
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
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Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 30 Years
  • License: Illinois / 149-006431

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Certified Advanced Alcohol Drug Counselor (CAADC) / 14547
  • Certificate Date: 1995

Location

EDGE Counseling Solutions
1111 W Lake Cook Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(224) 701-3615
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Anger Management
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Depression
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Video Game Addiction
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Faith: Christian
Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Reality Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals

Links

My Website

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 16 Oct 2021
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Brian McKenna

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CAADC