Cassie Whitfield

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, LCSW

Verified by Psychology Today
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Cassie Whitfield

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, LCSW

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Transformative Growth Counseling
24 W 500 Maple Ave
Suite 216A
Naperville, IL 60540
(331) 244-4959
Offers online therapy
Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Transformative Growth Counseling
1136 S Delano Ct
Suite B21
Chicago, IL 60605
(331) 244-4959
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About

Do you feel trapped in your thoughts and emotions? For many people dealing with stress, anxiety, depression, or trauma emotions and thoughts can feel like they are constantly overwhelming and painful. They can often feel trapping, keeping you from enjoying life the way you might want to. However, it doesn't have to stay this way. Together we can learn how to manage these seemingly uncontrollable painful experiences. Understanding our internal experience, and being equipped with tools to handle our reactions, is often the key to improving our lives.
I focus on offering concrete skills by helping you implement applicable steps & tools pulled from research, to help you make sense of difficult emotions & thoughts. Each person's experience is unique, so we will work together to understand your specific experience and find strategies that work best for you!
I practice in Naperville & Chicago, specializing in: Anxiety, ADHD, Depression/mood disorders, Grief, Family Therapy, Children and Teens, Trauma, Work/Life balance, Stress Management, Anger Management, Personality Disorders, Crisis Intervention, Self-esteem, LGBTQIA and other sexual minorities, Issues of racial and cultural identity, Adoption related issues, Poly/non-monogamous relationships.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $80 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Optum
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Illinois / 149.018399
  • School: University of Chicago

Location

Transformative Growth Counseling
24 W 500 Maple Ave
Suite 216A
Naperville, IL 60540
(331) 244-4959
Offers online therapy
Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Transformative Growth Counseling
1136 S Delano Ct
Suite B21
Chicago, IL 60605
(331) 244-4959
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • ADHD
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • Adoption
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Child
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Poly & Alternative Lifestyles.
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Feminist
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 14 Mar 2022
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Cassie Whitfield

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, LCSW