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Leslie Zarker, LCPC

Stress, Anxiety Trauma and abuse Self esteem Depression Coping with life changes
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About me

I am licensed in Illinois with 5 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

Professional experience

5yrs in practice

Additional areas of focus: Relationship issues, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Attachment Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Body Image, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Communication Problems, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Personality Disorders, Post-traumatic Stress, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues

License information

IL LCPC 180.014249


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Leslie Zarker. 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.

Very happy with how my sessions have gone with Leslie. She’s invested in my therapy journey and I feel safe, heard and understood during my sessions with Leslie.

Written on May 25, 2023 after therapy with Leslie for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, and adhd

She listens and offers good feedback

Written on May 22, 2023 after therapy with Leslie for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, self esteem, anger management, and adhd

I have been very happy with my experience with Leslie. She is very supportive and an empathetic listener while also being a kind, grounded voice of reason.

Written on Feb 10, 2023 after therapy with Leslie for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and compassion fatigue