InnerVoice Psychotherapy & Consultation, LCSW, LCPC, LMFT

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InnerVoice Psychotherapy & Consultation is a Chicago-based group private practice founded by Farah Hussain Baig, LCSW, that specializes in the treatment of trauma, anxiety, depression, life transitions, and couple’s issues. With our diverse, multicultural backgrounds and combined training in social work, counseling, and marriage/family therapy, InnerVoice psychotherapists help clients process pain and struggles, develop a sense of balance and acceptance, and discover a more authentic and empowered sense of self. 
Farah has nearly fifteen years of experience in the field of mental health. She earned her Master of Social Work degree, with honors, from the University of Illinois at Chicago and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Michigan. In addition to facilitating a number of psycho-educational and substance abuse therapy groups, she has also provided clinical consultation to a number of agencies in the Chicago area. Her clinical experience consists of a variety of settings, such as community mental health, residential treatment, and employee assistance.  She enjoys working with individuals and couples to find a deeper understanding of themselves, communicate more effectively, as well as help clients find practical ways to manage life stressors.  Farah is trained in a number of therapeutic modalities including CBT and EMDR.  She is frequently asked to speak on mental health related topics and has been interviewed as a clinical expert for various television programs.
Ewelina is a Licenses Clinical Professional Counselor uses a relational and strength-based model to help individuals and couples gain awareness of the roles and the dynamics present in their relationships. Being born in Poland and raised in France, Ewelina's international background has enhanced her cultural awareness and sensitivity, which allows her to connect with individuals struggling with cross-cultural issues and assist in developing coping skills to manage life's anxieties. Through her work in community mental health centers, Ewelina has gained expertise in helping individuals heal from trauma such as sexual assault, childhood abuse as well as physical and emotional abuse. In addition, she has also completed Level 1 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy, which allows her to assist couples improve their communication styles and explore future goals throughout each stage of their relationship. Ewelina has also offered guidance to a variety of clients on issues involving work-life balance, health and wellness, and behavioral and emotional health in an employee assistance setting. Ewelina earned a Master’s in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, graduating with honors. She is also fluent in French and Polish and offers services in both languages. 

Lauren is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Master's in Clinical Psychology specializing in Marriage & Family Therapy (MFT).  She works with individuals, couples, and families using a strengths-based approach to support and guide her clients to achieve their goals. Lauren has significant clinical experience working with anxiety, depression, grief, trauma, life transition, substance abuse and impulsive behaviors. She uses an eclectic treatment approach with her clients and is trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) as well as Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Lauren has engaged in collaborative treatment with individuals and families in community-based mental health and other non-profit settings. She has also facilitated conflict resolution groups to help clients improve their communication and distress tolerance. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and earned a Master's degree from Pepperdine University, with honors, in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy.
Saren is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who earned her Masters of Education in Counseling from DePaul University and her BA in Psychology from Colorado College. With over 8 years of experience as a helping professional, Saren has worked in child welfare, residential treatment and higher education providing therapeutic services and direct care. She has provided services to individuals of varying ages and diverse backgrounds and through individual, couples and family therapy she has garnered expertise in such areas as trauma, attachment, relationship issues, life transitions, parenting, Depression and more. Recognizing each client’s personal strengths and challenges, Saren tailors her approach to each person’s unique needs to assist individuals develop self-awareness, enhance connections with others and effectively navigate present and future challenges.  
Felicia is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 15 years of experience. Her therapeutic style is warm, compassionate and interactive. She provides support, empathy and insight with integrity and humor, which allows clients to step back from stressful situations, gain perspective and feel better. Felicia believes everyone has the capacity to learn, grow and discover their own strengths which are already inherent, yet just perhaps a bit forgotten. Counseling gives clients the opportunity to explore issues in a safe place, without judgment and enables clients to reach their desired goals. She is passionate about helping people find balance, reach their goals and live happy lives. Felicia received her Bachelor of Arts from Northeastern Illinois University and her Masters of Social Work from University of Illinois at Chicago, Jane Addams College of Social Work. She is also a Certified Employee Assistance Professional (CEAP), Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) and a Problem Compulsive Gambling Counselor (PCGC).
Jamie is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has over 10 years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, older adults, couples, and families. Her approach to psychotherapy centers around a caring, nurturing relationship coupled with a safe and non-judgmental environment. Jamie recognizes clients' inherent strengths and in the development of the therapeutic relationship, helps clients to discover how they can be used to facilitate change. She believes that even adversity can be a source of strength and an opportunity to better oneself. Jamie has a special interest in treating mood disorders, anxiety, grief, life adjustments, and trauma. She has worked in child welfare, domestic and sexual violence, hospice, and long-term care settings. She has been trained in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing), an evidence-based therapy that can quicken the healing process, in addition to other therapy modalities. Jamie uses a holistic approach that includes mind, body, and environmental factors. She believes strongly in using a variety of techniques in order for clients to reach their maximum potential and happiness. 

InnerVoice Psychotherapy & Consultation Reaches

Chicago IL