Mental Health Counselor / Therapist in Chicago, IL
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Mayumi Nakamura, Psy.D
Behavioral Health Associates
Location
8 S. Michigan Ave   
#1203   
ChicagoIL 60603
Additional Location
9631 Gross Point Rd.,   
#8   
SkokieIL 66706
Practice Information
My clinical work has focused on providing service for adult and adolescent with special emphasis on behavioral medicine, biofeedback, neurofeedback, and Cognitive Behavioral Approach. When I work with clients, I create an environment where you can find your strengths and help my clients define a sense of self. My view of a successful therapy is helping you to find alternative healthy coping skills and help you to gain a sense of self-worth.
Practice Areas/Issues Treated
 Counseling / Therapy
 Anger Management
 Anxiety and Panic
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
 Bicultural Difficulties
 Body Image Issues
 Caregiver Issues
 Chronic Illness
 Coronavirus/COVID-19 Issues
 Couples Therapy
 Depression
 Divorce
 Eating Disorders
 Grief and Loss
 Life and Wellness Coaching
 Life Transitions
 Loneliness
 Marriage & Family Therapy
 Marriage Counseling
 Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
 Online / Teletherapy
 Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Relationship Issues
 Self-Esteem Issues
 Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Stress Management
 Trauma and PTSD
 Women's Issues
 Work and Career Issues
Licenses/Certifications
 Licensed Psychologist
License Info
071007553 IL
Education
She earned her M.A. in Organizational Psychology at Columbia University, Teachers College; and her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Nakamura completed her pre-doctoral internship at Oak Forest Cook County Hospital and her post-doctoral residency at Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Medical Center.
Bio:
She is an Illinois Licensed Clinical Psychologist. Dr. Nakamura is a member of the Core Faculty and serves as the Associate Director of MA Training at Adler School of Professional Psychology.

She has presented at various conferences such as the International Society for Biomedical Research on Alcoholism, the Asian American Psychological Association, and the Illinois Association for Multicultural Counseling, the International Conference of Education, Research, and Innovation, and the Society for Psychotherapy Research International Conference.

She is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Behavioral Medicine, Pain Management, Biofeedback, and neurofeedback. Her clinical specialties include; depression, anxiety related disorders, stress management, chronic pain/illness, relationship issues, life coaching, acculturation issues, ADD, and ADHD. Her research interests are community intervention and assessment, interracial marriage, international psychology, and suicide prevention. Dr. Nakamura is also very passionate about diversity issues and training in the context of education and psychology.
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Payments Accepted
Insurance, cash, check
Hours
9-7
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