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Brenda Sullivan-Rice, LCSW

Stress, Anxiety Trauma, Abuse Depression
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About me

I am licensed in Illinois with 35 years of professional experience working with individuals of all ages. I have helped clients dealing with trauma and abuse, anxiety, depression and general mental health issues. My desire is to see you overcome your problems and thrive in life by providing you with healthy coping skills. I utilize a variety of therapeutic techniques and I will tailor our dialogue and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

Professional experience

35yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Trauma, Abuse Depression

Additional areas of focus: Grief, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, ADHD, Divorce and separation, Forgiveness, Isolation / loneliness, Post-traumatic stress, Self-love, Sexual Assault and Abuse

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Existential Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Services offered

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License information

IL LCSW 149006017


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Brenda Sullivan-Rice. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Already almost 5 months with her and I genuinely feel like I was saved by her. I was in a very dark place where I could not see any hope and now I see a small dim of light and I think I can lead a happier life thanks to Brenda. She is absolutely amazing!

Written on Apr 03, 2024 after therapy with Brenda for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes

brenda is a great therapist who i feel like really respects me, has my interest at heart, and who looks after me

Written on Jan 23, 2024 after therapy with Brenda for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching

Brenda is a Christian, which is so important to me. She is easy to talk to, and has expertise in addition to Bible/spiritual knowledge.

Written on Jan 11, 2024 after therapy with Brenda for 1 month on issues concerning depression, trauma and abuse, and eating disorders