Theresa K. Albini, LCSW, BCD, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Chicago
Are you unbearably sad? Feel empty? Bored? Confused? Often irritable, easy to anger or argumentative? Have frequent mood swings? Do you worry excessively? Have trouble relaxing or concentrating, or making decisions? Engage in emotional eating? Are you drawn into relationships with people who are self-absorbed, cold or abusive? Couples, do you find yourselves arguing too often or emotionally distant? As a parent are you frustrated with endless power struggles with your child or worried about your child's temper or other behaviors? You deserve better. I can help you. Together we will devise a plan to meet your expectations.
When life is hard counseling makes all the difference. I help people develop the essential tools to overcome obstacles leading to a balanced, fulfulling life. Whether you are experiencing stress, depression, anxiety, struggling with relationships, or going through one of life's challenging transitions, I offer hope, inspiration, and remedies.
My genuine and empathic nature encourages people to open up without fear of judgment. With 42 years of experience helping individuals, couples and families find authentic and lasting solutions for personal matters, using an individualized approach, I welcome the opportunity to help you, too, make a difference in your life.
Call or Email Theresa K. Albini for a free phone consultation now - (312) 725-2666


  • Years in Practice: 30+ Years
  • School: University of Illinois
  • Year Graduated: 1975
  • License No. and State: 149001706 Illinois


  • Avg Cost (per session): $120 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.


  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues


  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Divorce
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Spanish


  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Gottman Method
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Imago
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Self Psychology
  • The Amen Method
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 17 Sep 2017
Theresa K. Albini, LCSW, BCD, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Chicago

Theresa K. Albini

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BCD