Leon B Black

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CCBT

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(815) 324-1356

Leon B Black

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CCBT

He/Him/His

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

7210 East State Street
Suite 102
Rockford, IL 61108
(815) 324-1356
Offers online therapy

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About

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Illinois with an extensive work history over 30 years within the Rockford Area/surrounding community; providing Counseling, Therapy, Case Management, Problem Solving/Solution Focused Treatments. I have provided Clinical Social Work Services in a number of settings; local Community Mental Health Center, Hospitals, School Districts, Winnebago County Jail, Department of Veterans Affairs, Employee Assistance Programs and Group Practice. I have special interest in Student Athletes with Depression/Anxiety, Veterans with PTSD/negative military experiences, African Americans and Mental Health.
I specialize in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression/PTSD/Anger Management/ Anxiety. I am a Certified Cognitive-Behavioral Therapist/Qualified Cognitive Processing Therapy Provider. Have substantial training in Motivational Interviewing/Whole Health/ Wellness Recovery Action Planning/Seeking Safety Groups for Substance Abuse and PTSD.
My treatment philosophy and beliefs are in line with the National Association of Social Worker Code of Ethics; primary responsibility is to promote the well-being of clients, treat each person in a caring/respectful fashion, mindful of individual differences/cultural and ethnic diversity. Engage people as partners/promote the right to self-determination.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $130 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check, Paypal
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • 4Comp
  • 4Most
  • Aetna
  • BCBS/Blue Choice
  • BCBS/PPO
  • Beacon Health Options
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Coalition America
  • Curalinc HealthCare EAP
  • Emblem Health NON HMO
  • Evernorth Behavioral Health
  • GHI EAP
  • HFN
  • HFN PPOplus
  • Humana Military-Tricare East
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Optum
  • Plan Care America
  • Stratose
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Value Options
  • Value Options EAP
  • Zelis Network Solutions, LLC
  • Out of Network
I accept the insurances as stated/abide by their individualized agreements and charges. I am accepting new clients for in-person sessions.
Email me or call (815) 324-1356 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 28 Years
  • License: Illinois / 149.005967
  • School: Aurora University, Counsel of Social Work Educatio
  • Year Graduated: 1992
I provided Clinical Social Work Services in Community Mental Health Center, Hospitals, School Districts, Department of Veterans Affairs, EAP

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: National Association of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapists / 12386
  • Member Since: 2010
  • Membership: National Association of Social Workers / 884031808
  • Member Since: 1986

Location

7210 East State Street
Suite 102
Rockford, IL 61108
(815) 324-1356
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Sports Performance
Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Athletes/Depression/Anxiety College Stressors
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Christian Counseling, Veterans/PTSD
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Racial Identity
  • Self Esteem
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Hispanic and Latino
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Christian Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing (CPT)
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy Provider/Whole Health
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
  • Wellness Recovery Action Plans/Seeking Safety
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Group

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 27 Mar 2022
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Leon B Black

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CCBT