Monica Garcia

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

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Monica Garcia, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Evanston
(847) 744-8229 Website

Monica Garcia

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW


Location

Lakeshore Counseling Center/MonicagarciaLCSW
990
Suite 415
Evanston, Illinois 60202
(847) 744-8229

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Monica Garcia LCSW/ Lakeshore Counseling Center
990 Grove Suite 401
Evanston, Illinois 60201
(847) 744-8229

Working with clients is my passion. I believe in listening and offering a variety of solutions that are a match for my clients individual needs ,goals, and dreams. I empower my clients thru creating a atmosphere that is safe , and comfortalbe to explore the complexity of both indiviudual and relationship concerns. It is my desire to faciliate understanding and openness in dealing with my clients concerns and join with clients to produce growth personally , professionally , and in their relationships.

I specialize in working with individuals , couples, and families across the lifespan. I have many years of experience in working with adolescents and their families. In addition, I offer particular expertise complex trauma, racial and oppression in fertility issues, and postpartum depression.

I come from a multiracial background and this facilitates a unique understanding and perspective in helping my clients .

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 27 Years
  • School: ASU
  • Year Graduated: 1987
  • License and State: 149005458 Illinois

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $100 - $170
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealthcare
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: EMDR Trained
  • Certificate Date: 1992
  • Certificate: Northwestern University Mediation Training
  • Certificate Date: 2017

Location

Lakeshore Counseling Center/MonicagarciaLCSW
990
Suite 415
Evanston, Illinois 60202
(847) 744-8229

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Monica Garcia LCSW/ Lakeshore Counseling Center
990 Grove Suite 401
Evanston, Illinois 60201
(847) 744-8229
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Mediation for divorce and parenting issues
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Post Partum
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Faith: Other Spiritual or Religious Affiliations
Age
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Reality Therapy
  • Strength-Based
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Video/Skype
  • Online Counseling

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 23 Feb 2019
Monica Garcia, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Evanston

Monica Garcia

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW