About Me

I hold a Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), I strive to create a welcoming, emotionally supportive, safe and non-judgmental therapeutic environment for you to work on your mental health goals. My approach to therapy is collaborative and client-centered. I believe in coming along side you in the therapeutic process to help create and prioritize achievable mental health goals. I have 10 years of experience providing individual and group counseling in a variety of areas including grief/loss, anxiety, depression, anger management, behavior modification, ADHD, self-esteem, work/life harmony and conflicts in career. I look forward to working with you to reach your therapeutic goals.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Anger management
  • Depression
  • ADHD
Also experienced in:
Family conflicts , Grief , Parenting issues , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Coping with life changes , Coaching , Forgiveness , Impulsivity , Isolation/Loneliness , Life Purpose , Multicultural Concerns , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 10

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

IL LCSW 149.024421


Reviews

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

Written by K.E. on Aug 31, 2022 after therapy with Tarica for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, coping with life changes, and adhd

Tarica is very professional. She listens and will help you see alternative solutions to your problems. I’m very thankful for our time together.

Written by S.E. on Jul 08, 2022 after therapy with Tarica for 1 month on issues concerning relationship issues

I love my therapist

Written by J.U. on Jul 02, 2022 after therapy with Tarica for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, eating disorders, self esteem, and compassion fatigue

Tarica , is super patient and a great listener . Some how she manages to turn every negative situation I have into a positive. Thanks to her I got out of depression and my confidence back . She has been a blessing in my life .

Written by A.L. on Jun 30, 2022 after therapy with Tarica for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes

Tarica is an awesome Therapist. Tarica listens well and offers suggestions and supports that I may not have thought of before. I am very appreciative of Tarica‘s service !!

Written by L.O. on Jun 21, 2022 after therapy with Tarica for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and career difficulties

Tarica has helped me through a very difficult experience. Real time, practically. She is an amazing support, and I am so glad Better Health helped me find her.

Written by S.A. on May 26, 2022 after therapy with Tarica for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and coping with life changes

She is a great listener and an amazing person to talk to!

Written by M.A. on May 09, 2022 after therapy with Tarica for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety

She is a great listener and person to talk to. She comes up with other perspectives to address issues and is so kind and has a welcoming and professional presence.

Written by K.A. on Apr 21, 2022 after therapy with Tarica for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, trauma and abuse, grief, and coping with life changes

Tarica conversations have helped me expand my point of view on my life.

Work with me!