Amanda Atkins, MS, LMFT

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  • Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
  • 4050 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, Illinois, 60618
  • Phone: 312-401-6574
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  • Session Fees: $120-$150 per session
  • www.amandaatkinschicago.com
  • This member is also available for online counseling.
  • Online-counseling methods: Webcam

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About
Amanda feels honored to do her job and loves getting to know her clients and understanding their unique stories. She believes there is no cookie-cutter approach to therapy and healing and change occur, in part, due to the strength of the therapeutic relationship. Amanda is committed to challenging her clients - if you're looking for a therapist who is engaged, honest, and deeply committed to your progress, reach out and see if Amanda might be a good fit for you.
 
Education & Training  
Amanda holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Tennessee and a master's degree in marital and family therapy from Northwestern University. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist in the state of Illinois and is a candidate to become an AAMFT approved supervisor. Amanda holds a certification in Prepare/Enrich, which is an assessment for couples that provides feedback on strengths and weaknesses as a couple. In the past, Amanda has worked in many different therapeutic settings including hospice, agency, and group practice. She founded her private practice in 2015. In her free time, Amanda is passionate about social justice, animals, and good horror films.
 
Services

  • Individuals working through depression, anxiety, life transition, grief & loss, illness, self-esteem, confidence issues, relationship concerns, and career difficulties. 
  • Couples working through conflict resolution, adjustment to parenthood and parenting issues, infidelity, infertility, pre-marital counseling, general relationship improvement.
  • Families processing divorce, conflict, loss, transition, or wanting general relationship improvement 
  • Women's Issues including adjustment to parenthood, infertility or loss, life transition, pregnancy and postpartum issues, weight loss and/or body image issues.
  • Adolescents & teens working through depression, anxiety,  grief and loss, adjustment to divorce. 
  
Testimonials 
  • "She works hard to help her clients understand themselves and how to make lasting changes." 
  • "I've had my fair share of therapists and she is by far the best ive ever had. She is so kind and real." 
  •  "I would highly recommend Amanda if you are looking for a therapist who truly cares about your well being and personal/emotional progress." 
  • "Even in our first conversation, I felt like she really cared about getting to know me."
  
Location
  • Amanda Atkins Counseling is located at 4050 N Lincoln Ave in the heart of North Center. 
  • She is close to the Irving Park brown line CTA. 
  • Street parking is readily available.  
  
Cost
  • Amanda is an in-network provider with Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO. Out of pocket sessions range from $120-$150.  If you have another insurance provider and are interested in working with Amanda, you may be able to get reimbursed from your insurance. Contact Amanda to discuss more. 
  
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Chicago IL