Schedule an appointment with an Anxiety Therapist in Lakeview, Chicago
Marion Middleton specializes in treating substance abuse and the compounding factors that contribute to it. One of the prime contributing factors of substance abuse is anxiety. Marion understands that anxiety, as well as other mental health issues that cause anxiety, such as depression, loss, and fear, are closely linked to negative and harmful behaviors like addiction and substance abuse. She focuses on utilizing a client-centered approach which allows patients to feel both validated, understood, and respected. Marion guides her client’s to develop a stronger sense of self-esteem and emotional awareness as a means to dealing and coping with anxiety.
Karen Forte approaches her patients from a behavioral health background that is based on the foundation of understanding emotions in order to make positive and effective changes to behavior. She believes that unwanted and untreated feelings of anxiety and stress can drive an individual to make unhealthy and unfavorable behavior choices. Some of the common negative habits that develop from anxiety-related problems include addiction, substance abuse, isolation, and even sleep-related issues. Karen offers an approachable and warm therapeutic environment which provides a space where individuals feel supported, safe, and directed.