Sara is a licensed clinical social worker who has experience working with diverse populations ranging from children and teens to adults and families in a variety of clinical settings.
Sara’s style is compassionate, direct, and engaging. She is a strong believer in building on strengths and inner resources, treating the person as a whole, and providing a therapeutic relationship that is warm, encouraging, and nonjudgmental.
Using a combination of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Mindfulness, Sara helps her clients to reframe thoughts, feelings, and actions to be more manageable, working with clients to handle life stressors. She believes in the power of therapy to create meaningful change in a person’s life. Her goal is to provide a partnership with clients where emotional safety is honored and honesty and openness are valued.
Sara can accept clients with the following insurance plans: BCBS PPO, Aetna, Optum, UBH / United Healthcare, & Medicare. Sara can also accept all self-pay clients.
I have been pleased with the entire team!
Kristen & the Counseling Works team are so easy to work with and dedicated. You get the sense immediately that everyone truly cares about improving their patient's well-being.
I've known Kristen and her team at Counseling Works professionally for years. The leadership, mission, and values of this practice are some of the best in our business. I have no doubt that the client experience is one of compassion, support, and positive change - you can't go wrong here!
Kelly McLaughlin is an amazing therapist. She is doing wonders with my kids, kind, patient and really knows how to gain their trust to allow them to open up. Would give 10 stars if I could
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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