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Therapist in Chicago, Illinois,
Glenn Washington, LSW

Provider Type: Therapist

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Provider Gender: Male

Serving: 11-65+

Therapist in Chicago, Illinois, Glenn Washington, LSW

Glenn Washington, LSW

Glenn is a licensed Social Worker who earned his Masters of social work degree through National Louis University in Chicago. Glenn has worked at all levels of mental health care from inpatient to outpatient, private to community. He is a highly effective couple’s counselor and individual therapist who is able to discuss a variety of topics including: Anger Management, Emotional Stability, Behavioral Change, Communication Skills, and Goal Setting Strategies. He is an active therapist who asks questions and offers consistent feedback to guide the session’s focus. He utilizes an integrative style – applying a variety of approaches to best meet the needs of each client/couple and their concerns. He has worked with straight couples and individual adults within the bi, poly, trans, and kink communities to address issues including trust, vulnerability (physical, emotional), sexuality & sexual identity, communication, and conflict. Glenn recognizes the need for flexibility and creativity to address the mind and body. His approach focuses on identifying physical cues, recognizing thoughts, considering consequences, implementing solutions, choosing behaviors, and promoting expression. All humans struggle with their feelings and it is a sign of strength and intelligence to know when to seek support

Expertise

  • ADHD
  • Alcohol & Drug Use Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Childhood Behavior Issues
  • Couple's Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Later Life Transitions
  • Medical Conditions/Health Psychology
  • Men's Issues
  • Midlife Transitions
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Pain Management
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • School Avoidance
  • Sleep Disorders/Insomnia
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Women's Issues

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Meritain
  • Aetna Signature
  • Aetna State of IL plan
  • Aetna/Aetna HMO/Aetna Student Health
  • AMITA Pathways BCBS HMO
  • BCBS AcademicBlue Student Health Plan
  • BCBSPPO/BlueChoiceOpt/ProfBlue/BlueChoicePreferred
  • Beacon/Emblem/NYEmpire/UniCareState/ProvidencePlan
  • Cigna Evernoth/Greatwest Health/Cigna Connect
  • Consociate Health
  • DMG
  • Duly (DuPage Medical Group) BCBS HMO
  • Health Alliance Commercial/ StateIL
  • HealthLink/Unicare/Concerta/Wellpoint
  • HFN Network Solutions/ZELIS
  • HFN/ZELIS/Stratose/Plan Care/CoalitionAmerica
  • HUMANA / Choice Care
  • Live360
  • Live360/MedAssocHealth/PrefHealthChoices
  • Multiplan-PHCS
  • MultiplanPHCS
  • Northwestern BCBS HMO
  • Optum (United/UBH/Oxford/UHC)
  • Optum All Savers
  • Optum Golden Rule
  • Optum Oxford Health
  • Optum UHC Student Insurance
  • Optum VA CNN

Interventions

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • CBT for Insomnia
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples/Marital Counseling
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Family Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Parenting Skills

Populations

  • Adoption/Foster Care
  • First Responders
  • Head Injuries
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women

Languages

  • English

Locations

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