Stress, PTSD and Anxiety Therapists in Evanston, IL.

Licensed professional counseling for anxiety, stress, phobias, and panic in Evanston, Illinois.


David Johnson, LCSW
Anxiety Counselor

David Johnson, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

1818 Dempster St., Evanston, Illinois 60202 | 847-475-3017

Stress and anxiety is very prevalent in our society. How it is experienced is very individualistic and therefore requires treatment to be tailor-made for each person. Thoughts and beliefs will be examined because this is where substantial changes can be made. We all have "stressors" in our lives while "stress" is the way we respond. I am very helpful with the individual's stress response and symptoms. I train the client in how to maintain their own regulation which teaching each person how to breathe and stay grounded as we know that when the sympathetic nervous system is aroused, there can be numerous symptoms that need to be addressed which are individual fear responses.

Richard Cohen, Ph.D
Anxiety Counselor

Richard Cohen, Ph.D

Clinical Psychologist

806 Ridge Terrace, Evanston, Illinois 60201 | 847-328-5022

Treating anxiety and stress is a major part of what I do as a Clinical Psychologist. I have a wide range of techniques that I can draw upon, some of which can be utilized for online or telephone therapy, while others can require office visits. When using the telephone I find it very useful to not only analyze and find solutions to your problems, but to also use workbooks, online programs, and the many different CD's that are available. This will certainly increase your coping skills. Medication is always a possibility from an MD.

Mary Lynn Meyers, LCSW
Anxiety Counselor

Mary Lynn Meyers, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

1167 Wilmette Avenue Suite 207, Wilmette, Illinois 60091 | 847-828-6066

I have worked with many clients experiencing anxiety and stress in relationships with family, friends and colleagues or as a result of addiction and relapse, or health issues. Mindfulness practices are incorporated directly into my therapy sessions from the very beginning to allow my clients to begin to calm their overactive stress response systems and feel a reduction in their anxiety immediately. Over the long term, clients see the benefits of taking a moment to pause and reflect that they have a choice in how they respond in the moment to challenging interactions.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.
Anxiety Counselor

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

Evanston, Illinois 60201 | 1-877-606-6161

While most treatment approaches for anxiety and stress are effective on the surface, they don’t treat the real problem. Mantras, deep breathing, and rational dialogues about your fear being irrational rarely work---for most people don’t believe it or you! Imagine if you can trick the brain into changing without you telling your conscious mind that you are changing it? Problem with anxiety and stress is that the brain in this state knows you want to change it and it resists. Contact Kevin@kevinfleminphd.com for the ultimate stress and anxiety solution that will literally change your brain's autonomic nervous system patterns while you sit on your butt. 877-606-6161.

Malinda Steele, MA, LCSW, ACSW, BCD
Anxiety Counselor

Malinda Steele, MA, LCSW, ACSW, BCD

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

5100 N. Ravenswood Avenue, Suite 240, Chicago, Illinois 60640 | 708-229-2976

Anxiety and stress, while often commonplace, are no less debilitating. Psychotherapy is an excellent place for examining anxiety and stress while learning skills and strategies to manage and even alleviate those uncomfortable states. In our sessions, you will be able to express your anxiety and talk about your stressors without feeling judged or criticized. Call my office today to make an appointment.


You have Found the Top Therapists for Stress, Anxiety, and PTSD in Evanston, IL.

Thank you for visiting our Illinois page of stress therapists in Evanston, Illinois who are skilled and experienced in dealing with anxiety, worry, and panic in all its forms.  Worry and stress can cause a myriad of physical symptoms and wreck havoc on both our personal life and our relationships. Counseling for stress and PTSD in Evanston, IL will give you healthy tools and help you move forward. Let's get started. Reach out to us today, our contact forms are "open" 24/7.

Evanston is located in Cook County, Illinois. It has a land area of 7.77 square miles and a water area of 0.02 square miles.  The population of Evanston is 64,821 people with 29,263 households and a median annual income of $70,041. .


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Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Evanston for the average family. While sustaining a commitment to therapy is usually not an issue, if mental health treatment feels like a burden please ask your counselor about accepted insurance plans or sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Evanston public health department.