Welcome! I am glad you are here. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Illinois and Michigan. I have helped and supported people to cope with and effectively manage anxiety, depression, stress, life changes, aging and grief - improving and maintaining quality of life throughout the life spectrum. My professional experience has been in assisting individuals and families dealing with chronic and terminal illnesses – issues directly related to these situations – and separate issues altogether.
I am warm, empathic with a sense of humor. I am an attentive, non-judgmental and compassionate listener. I believe in a collaborative approach as you move toward achieving your life goals and improving your emotional well-being - in your professional and personal life. I utilize psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral and humanistic counseling with a strengths-based perspective.
I am so glad you are here. Life is a journey and I am here to support and empower you on the path.
I look forward to working with you!
Additional areas of focus: Family conflicts, Career difficulties, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Cancer, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Codependency, Communication Problems, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic Therapy
IL LCSW 149013723
MI LMSW 6801093199
Angela has been one of the best therapists I've had in years. With her help, I've come such a long way. It means so much when someone really "gets you!" I still need guidance but I'm incredibly optimistic about things to come.
Written on Mar 27, 2023 after therapy with Angela for 2 years and 7 months on issues concerning self esteem, and adhd
I've loved my time with Angela so far. I can tell she's really listening to me, and the perspective she shares is so empowering. I'm so grateful to work with her!
Written on Feb 07, 2023 after therapy with Angela for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, eating disorders, self esteem, and coping with life changes
Angela really listens to me and makes me feel safe to share everything that is on my mind!
Written on Jul 17, 2022 after therapy with Angela for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes
Angels is the first therapist I’ve ever chatted with and I really, really enjoy working with her! She’s attentive, listens, and shares a lot of tools that have helped me work through my job related stress. I feel supported and heard, which go a long way.
Written on Dec 02, 2020 after therapy with Angela for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and career difficulties
Angela is the best! She's so easy to talk to, and she sends me thoughtful articles to read that positively contribute to our live sessions.
Written on Oct 05, 2020 after therapy with Angela for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes
My sessionS with Angela have been extremely helpful with me understand it ok to feel he way you do and not to forget you need self love is important as saving the world.
Written on Sep 14, 2020 after therapy with Angela for 2 weeks