Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Crystal Bernard, Therapist

Licenses: LPC, NCC, BC-TMH

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 18-64

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Crystal Bernard, LPC, NCC, BC-TMH

Crystal Bernard, LPC, NCC, BC-TMH

Crystal Bernard, a compassionate Licensed Professional Counselor in Illinois, holds an MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a BA in Applied Psychology. With a deep commitment to guiding clients on their journey of self-discovery and personal growth, Crystal fosters a safe and nurturing environment where healing and wholeness can flourish. Crystal’s approach is rooted in the belief that every individual possesses the innate capacity for growth and resilience. Through a strong therapeutic alliance and a focus on vulnerability and self-awareness, Crystal collaborates with clients to explore the complexities of their lives and cultivate deeper understanding and insight.

As a bi-racial mental health professional, Crystal brings a unique perspective to her practice, understanding the nuanced challenges associated with racism and ethnic discrimination. She prioritizes creating an inclusive environment where clients’ voices are heard, feelings are validated, and experiences are honored, regardless of background or identity.

Outside of her professional endeavors, Crystal finds joy in being Fur Mama to her beloved pup, Macy, and indulges in activities such as reading, journaling, and nature walks. Cherishing quality time with friends and family, Crystal embodies a holistic approach to well-being, both in her personal life and professional practice.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • ComPsych
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)

Interventions

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Christian Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Faith-Based Treatment
  • Mindfulness

Populations

  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women

Languages

  • English

Locations

FAQs

Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Crystal Bernard. You can also call 312-761-4707 to have someone assist you.

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