Steven Nakisher

Psychologist, PsyD

Verified by Psychology Today
(312) 626-5648 Website

Steven Nakisher

Psychologist, PsyD

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

405 North Wabash Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 626-5648
Offers online therapy

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1229 South Washington Avenue
Royal Oak, MI 48067
(312) 626-5648
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About

Dr. Nakisher offers a practical approach in a supportive, yet challenging atmosphere to help clients gain insight, make lasting changes in life and "get out your own way". With over 25 years of experience, he works particularly well with people who have previously experienced therapy as unhelpful. Dr. Nakisher also works a business consultant to major corporations, improving business through human capital.
Dr. Nakisher's interactive approach is supportive and direct as he works hard to create a safe place for individuals to explore and confront issues that impair their quality of life. Offering individual, couples and group therapy.
Dr. Nakisher's creative style helps him work well with people struggling with various issues including personal/relationship/work dissatisfaction, anxiety, depression, substance use concerns, disordered eating and feeling stuck in life. He also specializes in working with the LGBTQIA+ community.
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Finances

  • Cost per Session: $200+
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Mastercard, Paypal, Venmo, Visa, Zelle
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 24 Years
  • License: Illinois / 071005565
  • School: Chicago School of Professional Psychology
  • Year Graduated: 1996
Licensed in Michigan and Illinois.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: 6301018977 Michigan Licensed Clinical Psychologist
  • Degree: Chicago School of Professional Psychology / Licensed Clinical Psychologist
  • Year graduated: 1996

Steven Nakisher's Groups

Gay Men's Process Group

Dr. Nakisher facilitates ongoing gay men's process groups, helping men "get out of their own way" to have better relationships, overcome additive behaviors and lead more authentic lives.

More about this group

Location

405 North Wabash Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 626-5648
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

1229 South Washington Avenue
Royal Oak, MI 48067
(312) 626-5648
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • LGBTQ+
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Existential
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

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Last Modified: 3 Dec 2022
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Steven Nakisher

Psychologist, PsyD