David Bova

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, LCPC, NCC

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed
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(217) 708-3540

David Bova

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, LCPC, NCC

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed

Location

LifeStance Health
3008 Happy Landing Drive
Springfield, IL 62711
(217) 708-3540
Offers online therapy

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About

David Bova, LCPC, NCC, works with adolescents and adults on a wide variety of issues. He is passionate, enthusiastic, always supportive of patients working through difficult decisions, and gives guidance towards long-term change. He believes that the journey starts with where the patient is at and that there is no such thing as slow progress. David recognizes how developing new skills and philosophies about the self can have profound effects on the rest of one’s life. He believes that therapy should be flexible and emphasizes the therapeutic alliance above all else.
David is highly skilled in addressing mental health and substance abuse issues and focuses on finding solutions, breaking down problems into themes, and helping patients understand themselves at a deeper level by first and foremost being genuine and empathic. He also uses analogies and parables to help clients visualize their situations in new ways.
David’s primary therapeutic approaches include person-centered, cognitive-behavioral, and gestalt. He has a long history of competitive video gaming experience. His history behind the headset has excelled his ability in engaging with patients from any background, especially in comforting clientele new to telehealth.

Finances

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Amita Pathways
  • Anthem
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna EAP
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • ComPsych
  • Health Alliance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Optum
  • UBH EAP
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
Insurance benefits will be verified prior to the first session. Self-pay also accepted.
Email me or call (217) 708-3540 with questions.

Qualifications

  • License: Illinois / 180.014182
  • School: Ball State University
David has worked in substance abuse treatment and has had great success in helping clients transition from addiction to recovery.

Endorsements

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, NCC, CADC, LCPC
"David has great energy and a fantastic attitude. Easily recommend him to anyone going through a difficult time."

Location

LifeStance Health
3008 Happy Landing Drive
Springfield, IL 62711
(217) 708-3540
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Addiction
  • Codependency
Issues
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Biofeedback
  • Christian Counseling
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing (CPT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused

Nearby Areas

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Last Modified: 3 May 2022
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David Bova

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, LCPC, NCC