Charissa Simon-Wright

Pre-Licensed Professional, CADC, CODP-I, CTP

Verified by Psychology Today
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(847) 960-3858

Charissa Simon-Wright

Pre-Licensed Professional, CADC, CODP-I, CTP

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed

Location

1100 West Lake Cook Road
Suite 210
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(847) 960-3858
Offers online therapy

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About

Charissa Simon-Wright earned her MS in Psychology with a Specialization in Addictions from Perdue University. Charissa is currently a doctoral student enrolled at Walden University in pursuit of her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Health Psychology. Charissa has also obtained certifications as a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC), a Co-Occurring Disorder Professional (CODP-I), and a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP).
Charissa has worked in behavioral health for over fifteen years with children, adults and families. While working at the second largest health department in Illinois, Charissa gained vast knowledge and skills that encompasses group and individual counseling, clinical assessments, crisis counseling, addiction counseling and trauma counseling.
Charissa believes in treating the whole person, taking into consideration the underlying factors that can inhibit a person’s ability to practice healthy habits, to address the root of the issue and not just the symptoms. Charissa believes that the client is in charge of their own treatment which creates a sense of autonomy and empowerment.

Finances

  • Session Fee: $150 per session
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 17 Years
  • School: Perdue University
  • Supervisor: Victoriya Tsaran
  • Supervisor License: Illinois / 071079176
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Clinical Trauma Professional, and Co-Occurring Disorder Professional. Working toward doctoral degree.

Endorsements

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, CRC

Location

1100 West Lake Cook Road
Suite 210
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(847) 960-3858
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Specialties
  • Addiction
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Dual Diagnosis
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing (CPT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Charissa Simon-Wright

Pre-Licensed Professional, CADC, CODP-I, CTP