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Donna Livesey, MSW, LCSW

Office: 53 W Jackson Blvd.
Suite 1605
Chicago, IL 60604
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Web Site: peoplepsych.com/therapists/donna-livesey-lcsw/
Profession: Clinical Social Worker/Therapist
Services: Psychotherapy/Counseling
Coaching
Practice Description: It is a true privilege to work with each of my clients, I honor these relationships and the trust placed with me. My practice is eclectic: some clients are working through trauma issues, while others are addressing difficulties coping with life transitions, relationship issues, anxiety and depression, or emotional instability.

I hope you will look forward to our sessions – as we are working on creating the change you want in your life. Together, in a safe space, we work through the issues that are troubling you. I strive to understand your issues in the context of your unique experience rather than from a pathological perspective of you having something wrong or being broken. We identify the obstacles and figure out how you want to address them. Although sometimes this means talking about difficult subjects, it is my responsibility to help you feel comfortable and safe to do so.

My style is relaxed and engaged during our meetings. Even though we are addressing complicated and sometimes painful subjects, it is not surprising for my clients to find themselves laughing as they share their life with me. Our time together is yours, and you deserve to get what you need from it. I am client-centered in my therapeutic approach – your ideas, needs and goals drive our session.

As a client-centered therapist, I focus on harm reduction, cognitive behavioral (CBT) and mindfulness interventions. My focus is enabling you to make the positives changes you desire. I have a wide variety of clinical experience that allows me to therapeutically intervene in a way that is meaningful to each person I work with. I look forward to assisting you in your journey.
Practice Specialties or Interests:

(Strengths are
in bold text)
Crisis/Trauma
Substance Abuse
Personality Disorders
Addictions
Alcoholism
Anxiety Disorders/Phobias
Asperger's Syndrome
Bipolar Disorder
Co-dependency
Depression
Gay/Lesbian Issues
Gender Identity
Grief/Loss
HIV/AIDS-related Issues
Life Transitions
Personal Growth
PTSD
Sexual Abuse
Stress Management
Women's Issues
Age Specialties: Adults
Elders
Session Formats: Individual
Couples
Treatment Approaches: Cognitive/Cognitive-Behavioral
Eclectic
Narrative
Person-Centered
Psychodynamic
Psychoeducational
Rational-Emotive
Self Psychology
Solution-Focused Brief Therapy
Mindfulness
Education: Masters of Social Work
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Social Work, 2006
License #: 149-014875
License State: Illinois
Accepted Insurance: Any PPO (with Out-of-Network Benefits)
Blue Cross
Blue Shield
 

Donna Livesey, MSW, LCSW, Therapist in Chicago

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Years in Practice:  11-15
Gender:  Female
Accepting New Clients:  Yes
Sliding Fee Scale:  Yes
Wheelchair Accessible:  Yes
Public Transportation:  Yes

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