Schedule an appointment with a Gender Dysphoria Therapist in Arlington Heights, Chicago
Chad Gaynier practices an integrative approach to treating mental health issues such as anxiety and depression when working with individuals who are struggling with gender dysphoria and other identity-related issues. He focuses on treating the emotional and physical complications brought on by gender dysphoria by utilizing evidence-based treatments and scientifically tested methods. Chad is trained in the practice of cognitive-behavioral therapies that involve the use of REBT, ACT, existential, and positive psychology to help his patients deal with difficult thoughts and emotions caused by identity issues.
Director Of Therapy
Kailyn Bobb believes in the importance of treating gender dysphoria, LGBTQ+ issues, and other self-identity issues by increasing self-awareness and building self-esteem. Dr. Bobb is specifically trained to perform clinical and psychological assessments and evaluations with her patients. The testing and information gathered help her to design and provide the appropriate therapeutic care for individuals who need mental and emotional support while dealing with identity confusion and/or gender dysphoria. Dr. Bobb’s goal is to assist her client’s in improving their daily functioning and happiness by teaching them the tools to accept themselves for who they are.
Virginia Harren supports individuals who are seeking help and guidance to deal with the difficult challenges of gender dysphoria. She believes that a strong sense of self-identity is critical to an individual’s mental and physical well-being. As a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Virginia is skilled at working with children, adolescents, and adults who suffer from mild to serious psychological issues and understands that self-esteem, self-honesty, and self-pride are the key to happiness. She practices an integrative and holistic approach that consists of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical-Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) as strategies for treating emotional troubles due to gender dysphoria.