Counselor / Therapist in Chicago, IL

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Lise Schiffer, LCSW

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Solution-Focused Counseling and Psychotherapy
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I'm a solution-focused therapist with 30 years experience helping people change their lives. Do you have patterns that keep landing you in unhappy relationships? Do you have core beliefs about yourself and others that limit your happiness and well-being? Do you suffer from depression, anxiety, addiction or relationship distress? My job as your therapist is to help you identify core issues and patterns that impede your well-being and, in partnership with you, develop strategies for improving how you function, think and act in the world. My style is interactive, warm, compassionate, and sometimes humorous. Therapy should produce tangible change, not just insight. Working with the right therapist can have an enormous impact on the quality of your life. Why wait another minute? Let's talk.
I am a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and my master's degree is from Columbia University School of Social Work. I have worked as the associate director of a domestic violence agency and as the director of an addictions program for a community mental health center. I have been in full-time private practice since 1996
Practice Areas
 Counseling / Therapy  Life Transitions
 Addiction / Drug Rehab  Loneliness
 Adolescents  Marriage & Family Therapy
 Anger Management  Marriage Counseling
 Anxiety and Panic  Men's Issues
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
 Body Image Issues  Online / Video / Teletherapy
 Caregiver Issues  Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Chronic Illness  Premarital Counseling
 Coronavirus/COVID-19 Issues  Problem Gambling
 Couples Therapy  Relationship Issues
 Depression  Self Esteem Issues
 Divorce  Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Domestic Violence  Sexual Dysfunction
 Eating Disorders  Stress Management
 Gay or Lesbian Issues  Trauma and PTSD
 Gender Identity / Transgenderism  Women's Issues
 Grief and Loss  Work and Career Issues
 Life and Wellness Coaching
 Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Sarah Lawrence College, BA Liberal Arts, 1982
Columbia University School of Social Work, MSW, 1984
Post-graduate 9 month practicum in Client-centered and Experiential Psychotherapy
Payments Accepted
Cash, check, most health insurance
Hours:Mon.-Thurs. 9-7, Fri.-Sat. 9-3
6900 N Campbell
ChicagoIL 60645
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