Catherine Watkins, Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Illinois

Catherine Watkins, LCSW

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Licensed Clinical Social Worker
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I am a dedicated therapist with 20+ years of experience helping adults work through various issues causing disruption in their daily lives.

My approach as a therapist is to understand your reasons for seeking therapy and work together to discover evidence-based techniques that are most effective for you. The goal is to help you to understand your underlying issues and give you the tools necessary to enhance the quality of your life.

Specialties & Clinical Interests

  • Alcohol Or Drug Use/Addictions
  • Anger Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar & Other Mood Disorders
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Gambling
  • Grief & Loss
  • Hoarding
  • Narcissism
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Pet Loss
  • Phobias & Fears
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Injury
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress/Stress Management
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Trauma & Ptsd

Therapy Types

  • Acceptance And Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Client-Centered Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Mindfulness
  • Trauma-Informed Therapy

Community Specialties

  • Cancer Survivors
  • Immunodisorders
  • Single Parents
  • Trauma Survivors

Fees & Insurance

Sliding Scale
No
Pay By
Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Savings Account (HSA), Zelle, Credit Card, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Insurance Plans Accepted
Aetna
,
Anthem
,
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
,
Cigna
,
Humana
,
Medicaid
,
Medicare
,
Optum
,
Out Of Network
,
United Healthcare
,

Licenses & Certifications

Years in Practice
21
License(s)
License #
state
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
149.009990
Illinois
Graduate School(s)
Degree
Year Graduated
Indiana University
MSW
1999