Counselor, MA, LCPC, CCDVC, Certifi, Daring
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60613
"The ideal client is prepared for a new journey and experience. Clients who work with me soon realize that their strength and freedom comes from within. They feel liberated from their emotional constrains and fears. Through therapy, my clients discover that "They" are the creators and drivers of their own lives. They experience emotional freedom that, in turn brings more balance in their lives. Clients achieve stress relief, improve their self-esteem and self-concept, and experience increased levels of satisfaction in their relationships. They experience an increased ability to work out conflicts in a constructive way."
Women's Issues
(312) 380-0145
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60613
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Women's Issues
"The ideal client is prepared for a new journey and experience. Clients who work with me soon realize that their strength and freedom comes from within. They feel liberated from their emotional constrains and fears. Through therapy, my clients discover that "They" are the creators and drivers of their own lives. They experience emotional freedom that, in turn brings more balance in their lives. Clients achieve stress relief, improve their self-esteem and self-concept, and experience increased levels of satisfaction in their relationships. They experience an increased ability to work out conflicts in a constructive way."
Cynthia Cruz, Counselor
Counselor, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60613
"All families experience difficulties, however when emotional and behaviors cause conflicts seeking support can sometimes be difficult and intimidating. My experience working with families provide me with the expertise to help families find ways to best meet the family and individual needs. I have experienced working with school age children and adolescents. I also have experience with working with adult and families who are survivor(s) of sexual trauma and or domestic abuse/violence. I also have experience with working with adults who experience anger difficulties, anxiety and depression. I am also fluent in Spanish. "
Women's Issues
(773) 839-0247
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60613
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Women's Issues
"All families experience difficulties, however when emotional and behaviors cause conflicts seeking support can sometimes be difficult and intimidating. My experience working with families provide me with the expertise to help families find ways to best meet the family and individual needs. I have experienced working with school age children and adolescents. I also have experience with working with adult and families who are survivor(s) of sexual trauma and or domestic abuse/violence. I also have experience with working with adults who experience anger difficulties, anxiety and depression. I am also fluent in Spanish. "
Monica Garcia, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60601
"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."
Women's Issues
(847) 744-8229
Verified
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60601
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Women's Issues
"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."
Jennifer Litner, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, CST
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60613
"I work with couples and individuals coping with anxiety, marital and pre-marital issues, life transitions and sexuality-related concerns. I have extensive clinical experience working with presentations of sexual pain or discomfort, challenges integrating faith & sexuality, loss of intimacy, changes in sexual desire and arousal and performance anxiety. I am passionate about helping individuals and couples deepen their understanding of their own intimate needs as they strive to reconnect, cultivate love and ignite passion within their relationships. I aim to foster an environment where insight, curiosity, creativity and psychological safety are present throughout treatment."
Women's Issues
(847) 978-6252
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60613
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Women's Issues
"I work with couples and individuals coping with anxiety, marital and pre-marital issues, life transitions and sexuality-related concerns. I have extensive clinical experience working with presentations of sexual pain or discomfort, challenges integrating faith & sexuality, loss of intimacy, changes in sexual desire and arousal and performance anxiety. I am passionate about helping individuals and couples deepen their understanding of their own intimate needs as they strive to reconnect, cultivate love and ignite passion within their relationships. I aim to foster an environment where insight, curiosity, creativity and psychological safety are present throughout treatment."
Rachel Aredia, Counselor
Counselor, LCPC, NCC
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60618
"Whether you are going through life transitions, anxiety, depression, dealing with traumatic events, etc. we will find a way together to a more compassionate way of living. My focus is always with you, as I strive to help you live the life you want. "
Women's Issues
(312) 313-3437
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60618
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Women's Issues
"Whether you are going through life transitions, anxiety, depression, dealing with traumatic events, etc. we will find a way together to a more compassionate way of living. My focus is always with you, as I strive to help you live the life you want. "
Dilek M. McCombs, Psychologist
Psychologist, Psy.D., P.C.
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60606
"ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS. My mission as a licensed clinical psychologist is to promote health and happiness through empowerment of my clients. I believe that we are resilient beings with full capacity to achieve meaningful lives. My role in therapy is to guide my clients towards cultivating what is best in them, uncovering their existing resources as their foundation and acquiring additional skills to reach their goals. I help my clients heal from traumatic experiences and overcome depression and anxiety to become better adjusted individuals. It would be my privilege to assist you transform your life and achieve wellness."
Women's Issues
(331) 771-7009
Verified
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60606
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Women's Issues
"ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS. My mission as a licensed clinical psychologist is to promote health and happiness through empowerment of my clients. I believe that we are resilient beings with full capacity to achieve meaningful lives. My role in therapy is to guide my clients towards cultivating what is best in them, uncovering their existing resources as their foundation and acquiring additional skills to reach their goals. I help my clients heal from traumatic experiences and overcome depression and anxiety to become better adjusted individuals. It would be my privilege to assist you transform your life and achieve wellness."
Sydney Gideon,
Chicago, Illinois 60606
"As a therapist I am passionate, kindhearted, and empathetic to the daily struggles impacting individuals in today’s complex world. I believe in using a strength-based perspective to help clients identify and reach goals while understanding the individual needs and desires of each client. Viewing the individual in the context of their environment allows me to gain a more holistic view of the client and the external stressors impacting their daily lives. I strive to create a non-judgmental, safe and supportive environment, empowering clients to fully utilize the therapeutic space. "
Women's Issues
(872) 213-7880
Chicago, Illinois 60606
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Women's Issues
"As a therapist I am passionate, kindhearted, and empathetic to the daily struggles impacting individuals in today’s complex world. I believe in using a strength-based perspective to help clients identify and reach goals while understanding the individual needs and desires of each client. Viewing the individual in the context of their environment allows me to gain a more holistic view of the client and the external stressors impacting their daily lives. I strive to create a non-judgmental, safe and supportive environment, empowering clients to fully utilize the therapeutic space. "
Michelle Stahley, Counselor
Counselor, MA, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60602
"Finding a therapist you feel connected to and understood by is the key to a successful therapy experience. I pride myself on being an authentic, non-judgmental therapist, who is down-to-Earth & not afraid to use humor or a gentle nudge in my approach. Therapy is a partnership and my style is active, collaborative, and empowering. We will focus on finding solutions together by utilizing your strengths and fostering insight in a relaxed and safe environment. "
Women's Issues
(773) 295-7972
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60602
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Women's Issues
"Finding a therapist you feel connected to and understood by is the key to a successful therapy experience. I pride myself on being an authentic, non-judgmental therapist, who is down-to-Earth & not afraid to use humor or a gentle nudge in my approach. Therapy is a partnership and my style is active, collaborative, and empowering. We will focus on finding solutions together by utilizing your strengths and fostering insight in a relaxed and safe environment. "
Lu Rocha Counseling Services, P.C., Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, MSW, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60640
" Lu Rocha is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) who has worked with the Latino community for over twenty years. She has worked as a bilingual trauma therapist with survivors/victims of sexual abuse and domestic violence. She has provided services to clients from a variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds, children and youth who have experienced and/or witnessed family and community violence. Lu’s work is dedicated to addressing trauma from a cultural perspective; therefore, she honors, and respects traditional ways that individuals use to heal themselves. "
Women's Issues
(773) 492-6901
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60640
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Women's Issues
" Lu Rocha is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) who has worked with the Latino community for over twenty years. She has worked as a bilingual trauma therapist with survivors/victims of sexual abuse and domestic violence. She has provided services to clients from a variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds, children and youth who have experienced and/or witnessed family and community violence. Lu’s work is dedicated to addressing trauma from a cultural perspective; therefore, she honors, and respects traditional ways that individuals use to heal themselves. "
Crystal Ward, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60611
"Reaching out for help can be difficult. It takes courage, vulnerability and hope to seek support and be open to seeing things from a new perspective. I specialize in treating anxiety, grief, depression, and family coping. I work with individuals, couples and families to help them find greater fulfillment from life and relationships. My therapeutic style is warm, empathetic, culturally sensitive and client/family centered. As a former medical social worker, I honed my therapeutic skills while working directly with medical professionals and their patients. "
Women's Issues
(708) 434-0084
Verified
Office is near:
Chicago, Illinois 60611
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Women's Issues
"Reaching out for help can be difficult. It takes courage, vulnerability and hope to seek support and be open to seeing things from a new perspective. I specialize in treating anxiety, grief, depression, and family coping. I work with individuals, couples and families to help them find greater fulfillment from life and relationships. My therapeutic style is warm, empathetic, culturally sensitive and client/family centered. As a former medical social worker, I honed my therapeutic skills while working directly with medical professionals and their patients. "
Laura Duening, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, LCSW, CADC, CYT
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60601
"Are you worried about your relationship with alcohol? If you're a high-achieving professional who enjoys social drinking, you may feel like you have control over everything in your life, except - sometimes - when it comes to drinking. If you want to prevent problem drinking without having to give up alcohol completely, moderation counseling can help. Alcohol moderation counseling is a strategic, specialized form of therapy designed to help you experience success with social drinking. Through strategic guidance, you can experience significant improvement without having to give up alcohol forever."
Women's Issues
(920) 843-9658
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60601
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Women's Issues
"Are you worried about your relationship with alcohol? If you're a high-achieving professional who enjoys social drinking, you may feel like you have control over everything in your life, except - sometimes - when it comes to drinking. If you want to prevent problem drinking without having to give up alcohol completely, moderation counseling can help. Alcohol moderation counseling is a strategic, specialized form of therapy designed to help you experience success with social drinking. Through strategic guidance, you can experience significant improvement without having to give up alcohol forever."
Margo Cohn Pactanac, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60640
"I provide individual counseling for adults ages eighteen and older. I am a supportive, non-judgmental therapist with years of clinical experience. Some of my specialty areas include trauma, perinatal mood disorders, life transitions, relationship issues, depression, and anxiety. My job is to provide guidance and ride along with you on your journey to finding answers. My philosophy is that healing happens when you have a safe place to reflect and a reassuring person joining you on your path. "
Women's Issues
(773) 840-0265
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60640
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Women's Issues
"I provide individual counseling for adults ages eighteen and older. I am a supportive, non-judgmental therapist with years of clinical experience. Some of my specialty areas include trauma, perinatal mood disorders, life transitions, relationship issues, depression, and anxiety. My job is to provide guidance and ride along with you on your journey to finding answers. My philosophy is that healing happens when you have a safe place to reflect and a reassuring person joining you on your path. "
The Adne Institute, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60602
"As a clinician, I believe that collaboration and authenticity drive healing. If you are struggling with relationships, anxiety, or depression, I can help you to explore why you may be feeling "stuck," and work with you to find acceptance and meaning. I use a strengths-based and relational approach to assist clients toward personal insight and growth. I create a safe and trusting environment for each of my clients where they can feel seen and supported."
Women's Issues
(773) 786-9982
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60602
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Women's Issues
"As a clinician, I believe that collaboration and authenticity drive healing. If you are struggling with relationships, anxiety, or depression, I can help you to explore why you may be feeling "stuck," and work with you to find acceptance and meaning. I use a strengths-based and relational approach to assist clients toward personal insight and growth. I create a safe and trusting environment for each of my clients where they can feel seen and supported."
Hannah R Weiss, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60603
"In choosing psychotherapy, one opens to the pursuit of awareness and authenticity. While this journey is sometimes arduous, most experience a sense of fulfillment previously unknown. Those who choose to see me often wish to uncover barriers which prevent them from living creatively, peacefully, expressively, and authentically. I aim to provide a warm, nonjudgmental atmosphere where individuals feel comfortable exploring all aspects of their being, including hidden dreams and desires. Such exploration is often accompanied with reductions in anxiety, depression, impulsivity, or inhibition."
Women's Issues
(847) 562-5940
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60603
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Women's Issues
"In choosing psychotherapy, one opens to the pursuit of awareness and authenticity. While this journey is sometimes arduous, most experience a sense of fulfillment previously unknown. Those who choose to see me often wish to uncover barriers which prevent them from living creatively, peacefully, expressively, and authentically. I aim to provide a warm, nonjudgmental atmosphere where individuals feel comfortable exploring all aspects of their being, including hidden dreams and desires. Such exploration is often accompanied with reductions in anxiety, depression, impulsivity, or inhibition."
Megan Pagel, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60622
"I enjoy working with those who are determined to create change in their lives, even if they’re not sure what that looks like at first. I often collaborate with guests to achieve their goals and acting as a facilitator of change in their lives. My ability to examine the many forces at play in one’s life can help provide a new perspective and outlook. I specialize with guests dealing with work stress, relationship uncertainty, women’s issues, boundaries in relationships and major life transitions just to name a few. "
Women's Issues
(872) 395-4961
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60622
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Women's Issues
"I enjoy working with those who are determined to create change in their lives, even if they’re not sure what that looks like at first. I often collaborate with guests to achieve their goals and acting as a facilitator of change in their lives. My ability to examine the many forces at play in one’s life can help provide a new perspective and outlook. I specialize with guests dealing with work stress, relationship uncertainty, women’s issues, boundaries in relationships and major life transitions just to name a few. "
Amy Pappas, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60657
"Starting therapy can be a daunting and overwhelming process. It is my goal to make it an easy and comfortable transition. I view therapy as a team approach including the child and/or adolescent, the family, community resources, and myself. We work together to best address the presenting challenge. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over a decade of experience working with children, adolescents, and families within a variety of therapeutic settings. I received my Master of Social Work from New York University and a Post Master's Degree from Loyola University."
Women's Issues
(773) 840-0103
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60657
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Women's Issues
"Starting therapy can be a daunting and overwhelming process. It is my goal to make it an easy and comfortable transition. I view therapy as a team approach including the child and/or adolescent, the family, community resources, and myself. We work together to best address the presenting challenge. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over a decade of experience working with children, adolescents, and families within a variety of therapeutic settings. I received my Master of Social Work from New York University and a Post Master's Degree from Loyola University."
Amanda Atkins, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT, PMH-C
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60618
"Relationships are hard work. Sometimes we need help processing emotions and allowing our wounds to heal. Therapy can help unpack years of sweeping things under the rug, or simply equip you with skills to have more fulfilling relationships. In addition to couples therapy, I enjoy working with individual women dealing with transitional issues, anxiety & depression, or just wanting to better themselves. I have a clinical interest in conflict resolution, parenting, grief & loss, infertility, and long term illness. You can explore my website at: www.amandaatkinschicago.com."
Women's Issues
(312) 651-6909
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60618
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Women's Issues
"Relationships are hard work. Sometimes we need help processing emotions and allowing our wounds to heal. Therapy can help unpack years of sweeping things under the rug, or simply equip you with skills to have more fulfilling relationships. In addition to couples therapy, I enjoy working with individual women dealing with transitional issues, anxiety & depression, or just wanting to better themselves. I have a clinical interest in conflict resolution, parenting, grief & loss, infertility, and long term illness. You can explore my website at: www.amandaatkinschicago.com."
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."
Women's Issues
(847) 865-9243
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60640
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Women's Issues
"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."
Kimberly R Weeks, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CADC
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60659
"The healing process is a unique experience for each of us. I’m a genuine, compassionate therapist who is down-to-earth, knowledgeable, and experienced. I collaborate with you at your own pace as a gentle guide to explore, create, and promote personal growth."
Women's Issues
(872) 219-1521
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60659
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Women's Issues
"The healing process is a unique experience for each of us. I’m a genuine, compassionate therapist who is down-to-earth, knowledgeable, and experienced. I collaborate with you at your own pace as a gentle guide to explore, create, and promote personal growth."
Allison Yura, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MA
Verified by Psychology Today
Chicago, Illinois 60611
"As a therapist, I operate from the framework that our physical, emotional, and mental well-being are in constant communication over time and in our everyday lives. My practice stems from providing insight and support that not only promotes feeling better during therapy, but in everyday life as well. I work with clients (17+) who are experiencing stress, anxiety, depression, illness, and adjustments in their life. In addition to utilizing a mind-body approach to therapy, much of my work stems from training in CBT, DBT, ACT and mindfulness."
Women's Issues
(312) 471-0297
Verified
Chicago, Illinois 60611
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Women's Issues
"As a therapist, I operate from the framework that our physical, emotional, and mental well-being are in constant communication over time and in our everyday lives. My practice stems from providing insight and support that not only promotes feeling better during therapy, but in everyday life as well. I work with clients (17+) who are experiencing stress, anxiety, depression, illness, and adjustments in their life. In addition to utilizing a mind-body approach to therapy, much of my work stems from training in CBT, DBT, ACT and mindfulness."

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Chicago women's therapists who have a special focus on women and women's issues, including women's emotional health, women's mental health and life transitions for women. Women's counseling in Chicago may include caring for women and for women's self esteem, help for abused women, battered women and career women. Counseling for women and psychotherapy for women in Chicago help with mental health issues and life transitions.

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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.