Tynisha Jointer

(LCSW, ME.d)

About Me

Welcome to Better Help!  My name is Tynisha Jointer and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 10 years  of experience in the Chicago land area.  I want to start by saying "It's OK not to be OKAY"!  As your therapist, I hope to first and foremost focus on building a safe environment for you to share and most importantly be heard. I want you to know that I value you and your experience and commit to meeting you where you are and supporting you to become who YOU hope to be.  We can navigate your journey using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindful Practices, Solution- Focused Therapy,  Guided Help, and/or Counseling.  

I come to you with over 10 years of experience  in psychotherapy support across all demographics and communities. I hold a Masters in Social Worker and a Masters in Education. I am certified in Social and Emotional Learning, Mindfulness Practices, and Trauma.  I have worked with clinics with a wide range of concerns including but not limited to depression, anxiety, workplace stress, relationship- attachment/detachment, trauma - direct and indirect, as well as civil unrest.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Self esteem
  • Career difficulties
  • Coaching
Also experienced in:
Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Anger management , Depression , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Abandonment , Adoption and Foster Care , Read more...

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

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LCSW #149019144 (Expires: 2021-11-30)


Written by R.U. on Jan 12, 2021 after counseling with Tynisha for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching

Speaking with Tynisha after a long week is like finally reaching an oasis after a long walk through the desert. I'm glad to have her as my therapist. She's very attentive, vibrant, and helpful. I'm very eager for our next session!

Written by M.A. on Nov 09, 2020 after counseling with Tynisha for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar dis

Tynisha is a wonderful listener and very insightful in her questions. I feel that she is completely trustworthy and not to mention, funny and real.