James Simmerer

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CCATP, CTMH

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James Simmerer

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CCATP, CTMH


Location

Offers online therapy

Counseling and Psychotherapy Services, LLC
155 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60601
(630) 504-0163

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Additional Location

James Simmerer, LCSW, Counseling and Psychotherapy Services, LLC
11309 Distinctive Drive, (11309 W 183rd St)
Orland Park, IL 60467
(630) 504-0163
Announcement icon We can use video or phone sessions if you prefer. We will bill your insurance or charge you an affordable sliding scale fee.
NEW 4-ton AC and FURNACE installed in Orland Park office w/ Honeywell UV2400U5000 UV LIGHT BOX to DISINFECT AIR and KILL CORONAVIRUS, BACTERIA, MOLD/microorganisms. TELE-therapy also NOW available! YOU CAN BILL INSURANCE or pay an AFFORDABLE FEE! You can choose TELE-therapy, for convenience sake, or work on issues face-to-face at any of my convenient offices located in the Chicago LOOP, Oak Brook, Glen Ellyn, Orland Park and Flossmoor, Illinois. Call for an appointment at 630-890-1907, or email me at jamessimmerer@yahoo.com. Please feel free to visit my website at: www.jamessimmerer.com.
42+ years of (CBT), Cognitive-Behavior Therapy and MI, (Motivational Interviewing), training and experience. I do individual, family and couples' therapy and I see children, teenagers, adults and seniors. I act as a GUIDE, not an EXPERT, and I strive to understand clients from THEIR perspective! I respect the right of clients to choose THEIR OWN goals!
Payment can be made using most insurance plans, (including MEDICARE), and Credit Cards, including FSA and HSA cards. Sliding scale fee considerations are available also.
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Finances

  • Cost per Session: $50 - $70
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • APS Healthcare
  • Aetna | Aetna Coventry
  • Beacon Health Options
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Curalinc
  • Employee Resource Centers
  • Employee Resource Systems
  • FSA and HSA account CARDS.
  • HFN
  • Health Net
  • HealthLink
  • Horizon Healthcare
  • Humana
  • MHN | Health Net
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan
  • Major Credit Cards
  • Medicare
  • Military OneSource
  • Optum
  • PHCS Network
  • PsycHealth, Ltd.
  • Sliding Scale Fees
  • TRICARE
  • Union Health Service
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • WellCare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Illinois / 149-003104
  • School: Atlanta University School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 1978

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional (CCATP), (Evergreen Certifications) / 722682
  • Certificate Date: 2020
  • Certificate: Certified Telemental Health Provider (CTMH), (Evergreen Certifications) / 924866
  • Certificate Date: 2020

James Simmerer's Groups

REBT/CBT Group Therapy

This REBT/CBT group will focus on skills needed for coping with and reducing stress, solving problems and improving relationships. Insight and achieving a better understanding of ourselves and our triggers, as well as the problems of others can dramatically ehance our ability to solve all types of life problems. Groups will be held in Glen Ellyn and Orland Park, IL on a weekly basis. Please call 630-890-1907 for exact dates and times.

More about this group

Location

Counseling and Psychotherapy Services, LLC
155 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60601
(630) 504-0163
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

James Simmerer, LCSW, Counseling and Psychotherapy Services, LLC
11309 Distinctive Drive, (11309 W 183rd St)
Orland Park, IL 60467
(630) 504-0163

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • REBT-Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy
  • SOS Help for Parents
  • Systematic Training for Effective Parenting
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 22 Sep 2021
James Simmerer, MSW, LCSW, CCATP, CTMH, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Chicago
James Simmerer

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CCATP, CTMH