Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Karla Rivera, Therapist

License: LPC

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 6-64

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Karla Rivera, LPC

Karla Rivera, LPC

Karla Rivera is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Illinois. She has an M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Roosevelt University. Karla is committed to helping individuals navigate life’s challenges and achieve their fullest potential. She has a warm and empathetic approach and creates a safe and non-judgmental space where clients can explore their self holistically. Karla helps clients develop effective coping strategies, build resilience, and enhance their overall well-being. She tailors therapy to the individual as no two people are the same. Karla works in collaboration with the client as she believes the client is the expert of themselves as she is here to foster growth and support them toward healing and self-discovery.

Outside of work, Karla enjoys reading, car detailing, tattooing, and baking. She loves spending time in nature and trying new restaurants in Chicago.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • ComPsych
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Christian Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Parenting Skills


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


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Karla Rivera. You can also call 312-319-4162 to have someone assist you.

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