Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60660
"I am a Clinical Psychologist in private practice in the Andersonville/Edgewater neighborhood of Chicago. I provide individual, family and/or couples therapy with adults, adolescents, and children age five and up. My style is warm, non-judgmental, compassionate, and direct. I believe a strong, trusting, collaborative relationship with one's therapist is vital to realizing change and experiencing growth. I take particular care in tailoring interventions to meet an individual's needs and emphasize their strengths. My approach is largely based on cognitive-behavioral and relational techniques."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(773) 657-4142
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60660
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"I am a Clinical Psychologist in private practice in the Andersonville/Edgewater neighborhood of Chicago. I provide individual, family and/or couples therapy with adults, adolescents, and children age five and up. My style is warm, non-judgmental, compassionate, and direct. I believe a strong, trusting, collaborative relationship with one's therapist is vital to realizing change and experiencing growth. I take particular care in tailoring interventions to meet an individual's needs and emphasize their strengths. My approach is largely based on cognitive-behavioral and relational techniques."
Carrie Bradean, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MA, CCTP
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60626
"I am a multilingual Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional with Masters degrees in Social Work and Women's & Gender Studies from Loyola University Chicago. I have experience working with adolescents, adults, and families on a wide range of issues, with primary specialties in trauma and issues related to sexuality and gender, as well as in anxiety, substance/alcohol abuse, and issues related to immigration and acculturation. Each person and family is unique, and I am committed to listening to you and tailoring our work together to help you set and achieve your goals."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(847) 457-0722
Verified
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60626
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"I am a multilingual Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional with Masters degrees in Social Work and Women's & Gender Studies from Loyola University Chicago. I have experience working with adolescents, adults, and families on a wide range of issues, with primary specialties in trauma and issues related to sexuality and gender, as well as in anxiety, substance/alcohol abuse, and issues related to immigration and acculturation. Each person and family is unique, and I am committed to listening to you and tailoring our work together to help you set and achieve your goals."
John Sykes, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60615
"For nearly three decades, I have been working with in the metropolitan Chicago area helping to build on the strengths of individuals, families and communities. I have many skills and talents in direct service and executive leaderships roles in the non-profit arena. I have managed community mental health centers, residential treatment facilities, and drop-in youth centers. I work to help individuals to identify unhealthy patterns and cycles; and I assist individuals/families with developing new skills to make discovery that lead to positive life changes."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(773) 649-4122
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60615
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"For nearly three decades, I have been working with in the metropolitan Chicago area helping to build on the strengths of individuals, families and communities. I have many skills and talents in direct service and executive leaderships roles in the non-profit arena. I have managed community mental health centers, residential treatment facilities, and drop-in youth centers. I work to help individuals to identify unhealthy patterns and cycles; and I assist individuals/families with developing new skills to make discovery that lead to positive life changes."
Ai Saleh, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MHS/MA, LPC, NCC, DUIEVRE, CADC
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60614
"Applying theoretical application into practice varies from person to person as I assess, analyze, and evaluate the “self” through one on one counseling, therapy, observation, active listening, communication, surveys, and much more through clinical intervention and exploration. My main focus is YOU within a deep, empathic, and respectful atmosphere TOGETHER we can discover who the “SELF” truly is. Displaying a welcoming non- judgmental environment while setting the primary goal to establish a therapeutic alliance through confidentiality, empathic understanding, unconditional positive regard, respect, and dignity."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(708) 928-8660
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60614
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"Applying theoretical application into practice varies from person to person as I assess, analyze, and evaluate the “self” through one on one counseling, therapy, observation, active listening, communication, surveys, and much more through clinical intervention and exploration. My main focus is YOU within a deep, empathic, and respectful atmosphere TOGETHER we can discover who the “SELF” truly is. Displaying a welcoming non- judgmental environment while setting the primary goal to establish a therapeutic alliance through confidentiality, empathic understanding, unconditional positive regard, respect, and dignity."
Emily Esquivel, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60602
"Each individual has a different journey to walk, filled with different obstacles unique to one's life. I walk with individuals as they explore the depths of their life stories and the impact that has had on who they are presently. In addition to exploring one's past we also deal with the here and now and explore what's keeping one from living freely and more fully in the world. My hope is that through our work together individuals will be able to find more degrees of freedom in their life and their relationships. I work with a wide variety of client's ranging from children to adults and specialize in depth-oriented, psychotherapy."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(872) 241-2308 x9072
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60602
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"Each individual has a different journey to walk, filled with different obstacles unique to one's life. I walk with individuals as they explore the depths of their life stories and the impact that has had on who they are presently. In addition to exploring one's past we also deal with the here and now and explore what's keeping one from living freely and more fully in the world. My hope is that through our work together individuals will be able to find more degrees of freedom in their life and their relationships. I work with a wide variety of client's ranging from children to adults and specialize in depth-oriented, psychotherapy."
John C Knapp, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60640
"Today's environment makes many assumptions about the nature of psychological health, oftentimes seeing depression, anxiety, or other psychological concerns as problems to be avoided and eradicated. However, there is much that our symptoms can teach us about ourselves and our world. Many times, they hold the key to one's psychological well-being."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(847) 865-9243
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60640
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"Today's environment makes many assumptions about the nature of psychological health, oftentimes seeing depression, anxiety, or other psychological concerns as problems to be avoided and eradicated. However, there is much that our symptoms can teach us about ourselves and our world. Many times, they hold the key to one's psychological well-being."
Leanne M Link, Counselor
Counselor, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60614
"In a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, I offer a personalized approach tailored to each client's individual needs in order to help attain personal growth. I have experience working with clients who struggle with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, personality disorders, and work related stressors. As a military veteran, I welcome military members and their families during difficult times of separation and adjusting to the reuniting process after long deployments or extended TDY assignments."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(773) 496-4976
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60614
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"In a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, I offer a personalized approach tailored to each client's individual needs in order to help attain personal growth. I have experience working with clients who struggle with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, personality disorders, and work related stressors. As a military veteran, I welcome military members and their families during difficult times of separation and adjusting to the reuniting process after long deployments or extended TDY assignments."
Theodora Cunningham, LPC Intern
LPC Intern
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60601
"Theodora has experience mentoring adolescents in Chicago Public Schools and is passionate about advocating for young people in minority communities."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(331) 422-3866
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60601
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"Theodora has experience mentoring adolescents in Chicago Public Schools and is passionate about advocating for young people in minority communities."
Lisa Marie Carlson, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60657
"I have been a therapist for over 15 years and have extensive experience helping clients with a variety of different mental health difficulties. I use a combination of different treatment styles to best fit my clients, but lean heavily towards Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). In my practice I see clients of all ages. I specialize in trauma-related disorders and have had success with several different trauma treatment therapies. My goal is to help you and your loved ones reach your mental health goals and live your best life. Come see how much better you can feel!"
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(630) 360-8995
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60657
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"I have been a therapist for over 15 years and have extensive experience helping clients with a variety of different mental health difficulties. I use a combination of different treatment styles to best fit my clients, but lean heavily towards Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). In my practice I see clients of all ages. I specialize in trauma-related disorders and have had success with several different trauma treatment therapies. My goal is to help you and your loved ones reach your mental health goals and live your best life. Come see how much better you can feel!"
Grace Olivia Dickman, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60622
"*Available for Telehealth Video Sessions* I'm a social worker who has been serving youth, families, and individual adults in Chicago for over eight years. My approach to therapy is affirming, empathetic, and nonjudgmental. I believe each person is on a continuous journey of self-discovery and identity-making - no matter what age. I challenge my clients to view situations through various lenses in order to recognize their inherent strength and resilience. Each client is different, so each client's therapy should be different. We can collaboratively determine your goals for therapy and the best way to achieve them."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(216) 208-8329
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60622
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"*Available for Telehealth Video Sessions* I'm a social worker who has been serving youth, families, and individual adults in Chicago for over eight years. My approach to therapy is affirming, empathetic, and nonjudgmental. I believe each person is on a continuous journey of self-discovery and identity-making - no matter what age. I challenge my clients to view situations through various lenses in order to recognize their inherent strength and resilience. Each client is different, so each client's therapy should be different. We can collaboratively determine your goals for therapy and the best way to achieve them."
Multicultural Counseling Associates, P.C., Counselor
Counselor, MA, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60639
"The focus and passion of our practice is multicultural counseling. We work with people who are dealing with issues around their race and ethnicity as well as sexual orientation and gender identity. Many of our clients are people who are learning to appreciate who they are and make themselves a priority. Often this involves learning how being you in our society affects how you feel about yourself and ultimately your mental health. Ultimately our clients learn to appreciate their unique gifts that they bring and are able to process past difficulties that they have encountered."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(708) 572-0252
Verified
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60639
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"The focus and passion of our practice is multicultural counseling. We work with people who are dealing with issues around their race and ethnicity as well as sexual orientation and gender identity. Many of our clients are people who are learning to appreciate who they are and make themselves a priority. Often this involves learning how being you in our society affects how you feel about yourself and ultimately your mental health. Ultimately our clients learn to appreciate their unique gifts that they bring and are able to process past difficulties that they have encountered."
Laurie M Hanson, LCSW, LLC, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, LLC
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60660
""Growth is never by chance; it is the outcome of people working together." Are you ready to work together in achieving your personal goals? Are you or your child's goals to be less anxious and/or depressed and have more meaningful relationships? I understand the stresses of teenage and adult life in balancing academics/work, relationships, family, activities and future planning. My focus in working with all of my clients is on identifying your personal strengths and helping you to recognize them so that you can maintain a healthy balance in your life. Achieving a healthy balance in your life is possible!"
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(872) 210-5521
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60660
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
""Growth is never by chance; it is the outcome of people working together." Are you ready to work together in achieving your personal goals? Are you or your child's goals to be less anxious and/or depressed and have more meaningful relationships? I understand the stresses of teenage and adult life in balancing academics/work, relationships, family, activities and future planning. My focus in working with all of my clients is on identifying your personal strengths and helping you to recognize them so that you can maintain a healthy balance in your life. Achieving a healthy balance in your life is possible!"
Bruner & Gleason Therapeutic Services, Counselor
Chicago, Illinois 60615
"Our work combines years of professional training, a diverse set of work experiences, and multiple clinical interests with a philosophy of supporting clients through the power of the therapeutic relationship. We don't believe in a "one size fits all" approach to therapy. Instead, We cherish the identity of each unique individual and believe in collaborating with clients to find the approach that best suits their needs. At Bruner & Gleason Therapeutic Services you will find a confidential space to be heard, supported, and to find change within yourself."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(773) 918-2122
Chicago, Illinois 60615
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"Our work combines years of professional training, a diverse set of work experiences, and multiple clinical interests with a philosophy of supporting clients through the power of the therapeutic relationship. We don't believe in a "one size fits all" approach to therapy. Instead, We cherish the identity of each unique individual and believe in collaborating with clients to find the approach that best suits their needs. At Bruner & Gleason Therapeutic Services you will find a confidential space to be heard, supported, and to find change within yourself."
Naomi A. Ansari-Lahiri, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60657
"I believe that everyone has the capacity to comfort and heal their own wounds, and that therapy can have a profound impact on a person's ability to recognize and remember their own strength. I see myself as a facilitator and catalyst for clients to come in to their power."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(773) 570-2140 x7892
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60657
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"I believe that everyone has the capacity to comfort and heal their own wounds, and that therapy can have a profound impact on a person's ability to recognize and remember their own strength. I see myself as a facilitator and catalyst for clients to come in to their power."
Kyle J. Jankowski, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MSW, BSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60607
"I work to help people make lasting revisions to their lives through practical change oriented work. My practice utilizes traditional therapy models with curious, thought provoking and inspiring interventions. This is for people who are looking for relief, inspiration and tools so they may stop struggling, and suffering through life. I work best with adult couples, college-aged youth/adults without direction in their lives, acting out teens and their families. Most struggle with anger, anxiety, depression, and various self-destructive behaviors. Good therapy produces change. Ineffective therapy produces much insight, without change."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(810) 655-9712
Verified
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60607
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"I work to help people make lasting revisions to their lives through practical change oriented work. My practice utilizes traditional therapy models with curious, thought provoking and inspiring interventions. This is for people who are looking for relief, inspiration and tools so they may stop struggling, and suffering through life. I work best with adult couples, college-aged youth/adults without direction in their lives, acting out teens and their families. Most struggle with anger, anxiety, depression, and various self-destructive behaviors. Good therapy produces change. Ineffective therapy produces much insight, without change."
Stephanie Bonza, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60640
"Change forces us to confront our fears. Both planned and unexpected changes can be accompanied by underlying feelings of anxiety, uncertainty, hopelessness, and self-doubt. Stemming from relationship problems, unresolved past trauma, or major life transitions, these feelings can be all-consuming and seem impossible to manage alone. There is hope. My passion is supporting individuals and families as they overcome periods of adversity and regain satisfaction in their relationships and lives. My approach emphasizes practical skill-building and the strengthening of inner skills and abilities through self-exploration."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(847) 383-0195
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60640
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"Change forces us to confront our fears. Both planned and unexpected changes can be accompanied by underlying feelings of anxiety, uncertainty, hopelessness, and self-doubt. Stemming from relationship problems, unresolved past trauma, or major life transitions, these feelings can be all-consuming and seem impossible to manage alone. There is hope. My passion is supporting individuals and families as they overcome periods of adversity and regain satisfaction in their relationships and lives. My approach emphasizes practical skill-building and the strengthening of inner skills and abilities through self-exploration."
Kelli Blanchard, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CAADC
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60645
""Without a struggle, there can be no progress." ~ F. Douglass. It takes courage and strength for people to admit they are going through more than they can handle. If you are going through something difficult, you don't have to go through it alone. Therapy is a space where it's safe to share and reflect upon thoughts, feelings and challenges you face. My job as a therapist is to ensure my clients feel understood and that they learn skills & tools to manage challenges that may come up in life. I am here to support you through it."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(847) 577-1501
Verified
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60645
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
""Without a struggle, there can be no progress." ~ F. Douglass. It takes courage and strength for people to admit they are going through more than they can handle. If you are going through something difficult, you don't have to go through it alone. Therapy is a space where it's safe to share and reflect upon thoughts, feelings and challenges you face. My job as a therapist is to ensure my clients feel understood and that they learn skills & tools to manage challenges that may come up in life. I am here to support you through it."
Maria Alejandra Ramirez
PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60622
"My therapeutic approach is to fosters a space where the past, present, and future intersect in a way that healing, empowerment, and clear direction can flourish. I understand that life can at times be challenging, change can be destabilizing, and loss will cause pain. Through these life transitions one may at times need a safe space to cultivate hope and grow. I employ evidence based practices, cultural sensitivity and awareness to assist you in achieving your therapeutic goals. "
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(872) 231-3776
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60622
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"My therapeutic approach is to fosters a space where the past, present, and future intersect in a way that healing, empowerment, and clear direction can flourish. I understand that life can at times be challenging, change can be destabilizing, and loss will cause pain. Through these life transitions one may at times need a safe space to cultivate hope and grow. I employ evidence based practices, cultural sensitivity and awareness to assist you in achieving your therapeutic goals. "
Susan E Auman, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CADC, SEP, CCJTS
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60659
"I believe that we humans heal in the context of relationship and that therapy is the process in which we find our way to our whole selves. In the therapy room, I join with clients to co-create their unique path to wholeness by realizing their inherent strengths and utilizing them to developing a 'tool belt' of strategies for which to work through life's struggles. Together we orient to the client's inherent capacity to gain mastery of their own functioning from the lens of their truth."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(773) 840-0985
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60659
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"I believe that we humans heal in the context of relationship and that therapy is the process in which we find our way to our whole selves. In the therapy room, I join with clients to co-create their unique path to wholeness by realizing their inherent strengths and utilizing them to developing a 'tool belt' of strategies for which to work through life's struggles. Together we orient to the client's inherent capacity to gain mastery of their own functioning from the lens of their truth."
Active Counseling, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60618
"I have worked with a variety of clients and multiple issues. This includes adults, couples, adolescents, children, and families. I have extensive experience with mood disorders, anxiety, trauma, grief, family/relationship issues, and childhood and adolescent disorders. Having worked with a variety of different ethnicities and cultures including LGBTQ, I attempt to bring that cultural sensitivity to my practice. My work with clients includes helping them to identify patterns of problematic thought and behavior, and explore ways these patterns may have developed. My objective is to help clients find ways to enjoy and succeed in their lives."
Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
(773) 985-3407
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60618
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Lesbian Allied
Teen Violence
"I have worked with a variety of clients and multiple issues. This includes adults, couples, adolescents, children, and families. I have extensive experience with mood disorders, anxiety, trauma, grief, family/relationship issues, and childhood and adolescent disorders. Having worked with a variety of different ethnicities and cultures including LGBTQ, I attempt to bring that cultural sensitivity to my practice. My work with clients includes helping them to identify patterns of problematic thought and behavior, and explore ways these patterns may have developed. My objective is to help clients find ways to enjoy and succeed in their lives."

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Lesbian Allied Counseling in Chicago for Lesbian Clients

If you're lesbian or are looking for help with being lesbian in Chicago or for a Chicago lesbian Therapist, these Therapists provide therapy for lesbians in Chicago and counseling for lesbians or lesbian clients. These professionals are sensitive to the lesbian lifestyle in Chicago or Chicago homosexual life, including lesbian couples, lesbian marriage in Chicago, lesbian teens and lesbian parenting.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Chicago are able to work with a wide range of issues.

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in Chicago you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in Chicago and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in Chicago or family therapy in Chicago.