Amy is passionate about empowering clients to pursue meaningful life changes. This process includes identifying emotions, behaviors, and beliefs that may be holding you back from living your life with self-acceptance and resiliency. She is a licensed clinical professional counselor who has over a decade’s worth of experience working with children, teens, and adults. Amy has worked in a variety of therapeutic settings, such as group homes, crisis units, a local emergency department, and private practice. She has provided individual, group, and couples counseling with skill and compassion.
Amy’s therapeutic model of treatment utilizes a combination of psychotherapies, dependent upon the specialized needs of the client. She is experienced in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Mindfulness. Amy has completed a 2-day training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and 15 hours of Exposure and Response Prevention training. Amy’s therapeutic style is warmth and compassion with a mix of humor. Her purpose is to provide support and guidance in a respectful and comfortable environment. Her goal is to guide you in maximizing your emotional growth, creating positive change, and providing a safe place for hope and healing.
Amy can accept clients with the following insurance plans: BCBS PPO, Aetna, Optum, & UBH/United Healthcare. Amy can also accept all self-pay clients.
Kristen and her group are amazing and talented therapists. I highly recommend them!
Counseling Works’ owner Kristen is lovely and great to work with. All the clinicians are very professional and friendly, and the therapy space is very modern, stylish and welcoming. I highly recommend contacting them if you are looking for counseling services in the Naperville or Frankfort area.
Kristen + her team of skilled therapist are top of the line! The Counseling Works team care about their clients and provide the best service in the area!
Counseling Works has an excellent team of clinicians and you will be in great hands!
This is an awesome practice. You will feel cared for and taken care of. All the clinicians are excellent!
This facility is awesome. Professional and caring staff! They are great therapists who aren't afraid of delving into the hard stuff. They are transparent yet keep the boundaries clear. If you are seeking a therapist, I recommend them!
The owner, Kristen, is a pleasure to work with. The office space is inviting and relaxing as well. I recommend giving them a call if you are seeking counseling services.
Professional staff, clean & comfortable environment, flexible appointments, easy to find location and close to the highway with ample parking.
Phenomenal group of people - you can't go wrong with Counseling Works!
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