Jennifer Larson
Level 3 Trained

Jennifer Larson

LCPC, NCC

6232 N. Pulaski Rd., Suite 400 Chicago, IL  60646 United States
FLORIDA RESIDENTS - ONLINE THERAPY ONLY St. Augustine, FL  32084 United States

Provides online therapy

(312) 725-3093(312) 725-3093
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Languages

English

Availability

Teletherapy, video sessions for Illinois and Florida residents. In-person sessions in Chicago only.

Insurance Accepted

Yes

Aetna, BCBS and UnitedHealthCare/Optum

Payment Policies
Credit cards accepted
Qualifications
  • Degree: M.A.
  • Field: Clinical Psychology
  • Year graduated: 2003
  • Practice since: 2001
  • License states: Illinois
About

I'm thrilled to share I recently entered into Gottman Certification Track. I am Owner of Concentric Counseling & Consulting, a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) & National Certified Counselor (NCC) with 20+ years in the mental health industry. I provide counseling & therapy to couples, individual adults, & young adults who are experiencing barriers to personal, relational growth and fulfillment.

Why I chose the 'Concentric' name and how it applies to my work with couples? Concentric circles all share the same center. As individuals we stand in the innermost circle of a concentric circle, yet, we do not exist completely in isolation. Throughout our life, we co-exist in other relationships represented by the outer concentric circles. Some of the most significant relationships in our lives include our partner, spouse, family of origin and family of choice.

Viewing ourselves and learning how to better understand ourselves as individuals and as a couple through the lens of concentric circles can be useful. I recognize at the center or core, people share similar feelings and experiences. We can all relate to feeling down, anxious, stuck, frustrated, or lonely. We all want to be connected, understood, and loved. My role is to help you as a couple to be connected, understood, and loved. My training in The Gottman Method will help with these hopes.

I understand it takes time to trust and open up. I am patient and non-judgmental in our relationship along the course of our work together. I am relational therapist using a warm, strengths-based & challenging approach.

My Top 3 Specialties: 1) Relationship Issues, General & More Complex Romantic and Intimacy Difficulties (e.g. Affairs) 2) Anxiety Disorders, Complex Trauma, Stress, Imbalance 3) Varying Degrees of Trauma and Family-of-Origin Issues.

As a therapist, both my rich and varied life experiences bring great value in my approach. I genuinely want you and your loved ones to feel better.

Special populations

Anxiety, Betrayal, Varying degrees of Complex Trauma. I am LGBTQIA+ affirming

Services
  • Online Therapy
  • Individual
  • Couples
Specialties
  • Affairs
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Infertility
  • Panic
  • Parenting
  • Pre Marital
  • PTSD
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Social Anxiety
  • Substance Abuse
Specialized Ages
  • Adults