Deborah Spenner, LCSW

Provider type: Therapist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

About Deborah Spenner, LCSW

Deborah Spenner, LCSW, helps clients recognize they have the power to take ownership in navigating their stories. She believes clients are the primary avenue for change, and her expertise guides them towards recognizing what they can accomplish.

Deborah earned a BA and a Master's of Social Work from University of Maryland. She helps children, adolescents, and families navigate a variety of challenges including anxiety, ADHD, behavioral issues, mood disorders, and more.

In therapy, Deborah embraces the strengths-based perspective, utilizing techniques rooted in cognitive behavioral and solution-focused therapies. She helps clients acknowledge what brought them to the office and learn how to independently integrate coping tools into their everyday lives. With this independence comes the confidence and intrinsic motivation to keep moving forward.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Education
    University of Maryland

    Master's in Social Work

    Locations

    Naperville, IL

    2948 Artesian Road, Suite 112
    Naperville, IL 60564-8559