Patrick Ames
Level 3 Trained

Patrick Ames


858 Technology Way Libertyvile, IL  60048 United States
128 Newberry Avenue Libertyville, IL  60048 United States
(224) 639-2607(224) 639-2607
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Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursdays: 12- 7:00 pm

Insurance Accepted


BC/BS IL. PPO, Cigna, Humana, Magellan, UHC

Payment Policies
Credit cards accepted
  • Degree: Masters
  • Field: Social Work
  • Year graduated: 1991
  • Practice since: 2008
  • License states: Illinois

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT), Employee Assistance Specialist - Clinical (EAS-C), and former trauma chaplain trained to work with individuals, partners, couples and families who struggle in a variety of situations. My training includes the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals, being directly trained by Dr. Patrick Carnes, The Gottman Institute, being directly trained by Drs. John & Julie Gottman, the Clinical Pastoral Education programs of Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Advocate Lutheran General and Advocate Children's Hospital. I also managed the development of the Spiritual Care/Chaplaincy Office to support the Level-One trauma designation for Advocate Condell Medical Center. My 27-year corporate career includes leading global financial aid and disaster relief programs for employees and retirees of Abbott Laboratories with The Clara Abbott Foundation.

Special populations

Infidelity and addictions – most notably sex, porn, and love addiction. Clergy, first-responders.

  • Individual
  • Couples
  • Affairs
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Parenting
  • Pre Marital
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Substance Abuse
Specialized Ages
  • Adults
  • Elders