Therapist in Aurora, Illinois Laura Kenward, Therapist

License: LSW

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 11-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Aurora, Illinois Laura Kenward, LSW

Laura Kenward, LSW

Laura Sauer-Kenward is a Licensed Social Worker with a special interest in identity formation, breaking shame cycles, and mending communication barriers. Her approach is to listen first to allow her clients space to share their story and struggles without judgment. She aims to assist her clients to recognize their own potential, build their inner and outer resources, and embrace their individuality. She values creating a safe and comfortable therapeutic environment.

Laura sees individuals aged 11 and up as well as families and couples. She treats anxiety, depression, trauma and stress, ADHD, personality disorders, negative body image and low self-esteem, anger management, boundary issues, relationship dysfunction, and more. Laura believes in walking alongside those seeking therapy, and she encourages a collaborative approach so her clients can be active participants and receive what they need out of their experience.

Laura received her Bachelor of Social Work at Aurora University and Master’s of Social Work from Jane Addams College of Social Work, University of Illinois at Chicago. She enjoys continuously building on her education to ensure she has the knowledge and expertise to help anyone who enters her therapeutic space.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Choice Provider Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • ComPsych
  • Duly Health and Care (DuPage)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • Northwestern (NMPN)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Pathways (Amita Health)
  • Unicare (Healthlink)
  • Zelis (HFN Network Solutions)


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples/Marital Counseling
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Family Therapy
  • Mindfulness


  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Laura Kenward. You can also call 630-216-8212 to have someone assist you.

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