Therapist in Springfield, Illinois Sarah Spurling, Therapist

License: LSW

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 11-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Springfield, Illinois Sarah Spurling, LSW

Sarah Spurling, LSW

Sarah Spurling (she/they) is a compassionate Licensed Social Worker based in Illinois, holding an MSW from the University at Buffalo, SUNY. With a commitment to cultural sensitivity and supporting LGBTQ+ populations, Sarah’s practice is grounded in an identity-affirming, anti-oppressive framework that respects and validates diverse lived experiences.

Drawing from a rich tapestry of therapeutic modalities including psychodynamic/psychoanalytic, humanistic, existential, motivational interviewing, and cognitive behavioral therapies, Sarah tailors her approach to each individual’s unique needs and circumstances. Embracing a person-centered, eclectic philosophy, she meets clients where they are, valuing their strengths, and collaboratively working towards their goals.

Sarah specializes in creating a safe and inclusive space for those who have felt marginalized or misunderstood. She believes deeply in the transformative power of feeling understood and endeavors to foster healing through empathetic connection and genuine support.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Choice Provider Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • ComPsych
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Unicare (Healthlink)


  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)


  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Sarah Spurling. You can also call 217-523-4534 to have someone assist you.

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