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Lori Gordon, LCSW

Stress, Anxiety Relationships Trauma, Abuse Depression
Video Phone Live Chat Messaging

About me

*Temporary Notice: Due to schedule limitations, I am currently only taking EAP members and members looking for brief behavioral health consultations.

I am licensed in Missouri and Illinois with 16 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, & trauma and abuse. I also have experience working with depression. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

Professional experience

16yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Relationships Trauma, Abuse Depression

Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD, Abandonment, Attachment issues, Chronic pain illness and disability, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Control issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Dissociation, Divorce and separation, Domestic Violence, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Gender Dysphoria, Guilt and shame, Hoarding, Infidelity, Isolation / loneliness, Jealousy, Life purpose, Midlife crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Mood disorders , Multicultural Concerns, Panic disorder and panic attacks, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Post-traumatic stress, Pregnancy and childbirth, Prejudice and Discrimination, Self-love, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Social anxiety and phobia, Women's issues, Workplace issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing

Services offered

Video
Phone
Live Chat
Messaging

License information

IL LCSW 149.025063

MO LCSW 2008011624

Reviews

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Attentive listener and great experience

Written on May 09, 2024 after therapy with Lori for 1 year and 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, and adhd

I have had several therapists and Lori has been the best. She took me from a place of brokenness to a place of holding my standards, boundaries and thriving. Thank you for this beautiful journey

Written on Mar 27, 2024 after therapy with Lori for 1 year and 1 month on issues concerning relationship issues, self esteem, and career difficulties

Lori is exactly what I needed at this complex time in my life. Her support, insight and strength has been invaluable during this time where I’m extremely raw and vulnerable.

Written on Mar 04, 2024 after therapy with Lori for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, self esteem, coping with life changes, and coaching

She understand she understands lows and highs and the importance of self care and self love

Written on Dec 16, 2023 after therapy with Lori for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and coping with life changes

From the very first time we spoke, I knew that I was matched with the correct person for my unique situation and trauma. I am so thankful to have the support and help I need to learn how to process my mental health and learn how to better myself for my future.

Written on Aug 08, 2023 after therapy with Lori for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Lori is wise, compassionate, professional, and one of the best therapists I’ve ever had. I feel that I am making significant progress during my time with her.

Written on Jun 16, 2023 after therapy with Lori for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, coping with life changes, and adhd