Kim Vander Griend

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, AM, LCSW

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Kim Vander Griend, AM, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Chicago
(773) 993-1478 Website

Kim Vander Griend

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, AM, LCSW


Location

25 E Washington Street
Suite 910
Chicago, Illinois 60602
(773) 993-1478

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The decision to seek therapy can be difficult, as it's hard to reach out for help. My goal is to make therapy feel less overwhelming by developing a collaborative partnership where together we identify your challenges and develop healthy coping skills. My style, rooted in warmth and humor, utilizes the therapeutic relationship to explore positive change and growth. Customized feedback and a range of strategies are provided drawing from evidenced based research and years of clinical expertise. I specialize in individual and couples therapy uniquely focusing on enhancing relationships, healing from the past, and thriving individually.

Individual Work:Depression,Anxiety,Stress Management,Relationship Challenges,Executive Coaching,Traumatic Experiences,Grief/Loss; Couples Work:Completed Level 1 &2 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy,Transitions to Parenthood/Marriage, Pre-marital counseling,Communication Issues, Family Conflict Management, Infidelity/Trust Issues, Separation/Divorce

I am a workshop presenter and a former graduate student instructor and consultant at the University of Chicago, SSA. MY PRACTICE APPROACH: Creating safety, Collaborative partnership, Strengths-based approach, Empirically validated interventions, Client-Driven, Insight Oriented, Custom-tailored and Individualized, Relational Models, Motivational interviewing

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • School: University of Chicago
  • Year Graduated: 2005
  • License and State: 149013997 Illinois

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Beacon
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Humana
  • Self Pay/Out of Pocket
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: Illinois / 886424343
  • 2016

Location

25 E Washington Street
Suite 910
Chicago, Illinois 60602
(773) 993-1478

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Family Conflict
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Completed Level 1 Gottman Method Couples Therapy
  • Completed Level 2 Gottman Method Couples Therapy
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

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Last Modified: 19 Jul 2019
Kim Vander Griend, AM, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Chicago

Kim Vander Griend

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, AM, LCSW