Sarah Schwartz (she/her)

Accepting Clients

My name is Sarah Schwartz, she/her pronouns, and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I've been practicing since 2008.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Chicago, IL

About My Clients

I work hard to build a strong therapeutic alliance with each and every client with whom I work. I am empathetic, genuine, and intentional. I enjoy meeting with both teens and young adults. I work well with clients facing life transitions, supporting them in building and implementing skills to navigate change. I am skilled in working with clients coping with anxiety and depression issues also. I enjoy supporting clients in managing life stressors, developing improved overall functioning.

My Background and Approach

I utilize a strength-based, client-centered approach. I incorporate Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy in my work also. I often integrate solution-focused approaches in my practice. I enjoy supporting my client's in building tools to navigate their challenges proactively. I am kind and compassionate and also direct. I appreciate the opportunity to integrate feedback in the moment and assist my clients in looking at their challenges through various perspectives. I have worked as a social worker since 2008. I completed both my undergraduate and graduate degrees at Loyola University Chicago. I am passionate about working with both teens and young adults. I have worked with such populations in the following settings: Residential treatment; therapeutic wilderness; outpatient; Intensive Outpatient; in-home care. I have experience in program management and providing clinical supervision to pre-licensed clinicians.

My Personal Beliefs and Interests

I am a strong believer in peoples' ability to grow and change. I meet my clients where they are at. I value diversity and am constantly seeking to learn and grow. I appreciate the opportunity to be pushed out of my comfort zone and seeing things from alternate perspectives.

Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna
  • Medicare
  • Optum
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
I offer online counseling in the following states:

At A Glance

  • Experience: 16 years of practice
  • Languages: English
  • Rate: $125 - 180/session


312-715-7270 Email Sarah
25 E Washington Street
Suite 1458
Chicago, IL 60602

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