Rupa Kantorek, LCSW

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

Rupa Kantorek, LCSW

Rupa Kantorek, treats patients of all ages.
Rupa Kantorek, LCSW, offers compassion, warmth, and a non-judgmental attitude to each and every one of her clients. She enjoys working with clients of all ages, from preschoolers to seniors. Rupa often incorporates play, creative therapies and mindfulness into sessions.

Rupa earned a BSW from the University of Illinois and an MSW from the School of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago. She has gained experience through working in nonprofit, private practice and inpatient hospital settings.

In therapy, Rupa strives to create a safe and comfortable space for each client. She believes that each session is an opportunity to learn new tools to manage difficult moments and a time to discover joy and meaning in one’s life. She has extensive experience with healing anxiety and trauma, and is committed to providing her clients with the skills to move 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

  • Master's in Social Work from University of Chicago
  • from University of Illinois (Bachelor's)

Locations

Plainfield, IL
15025 S Des Plaines Street, Suite 201
Plainfield, IL 60544-1868
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