Lakeview Chicago, IL - THERAPY & PSYCHIATRY

Clarity Clinic Lakeview Chicago, IL
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Lakeview Chicago, IL - THERAPY & PSYCHIATRY

Clarity Clinic Lakeview Chicago, IL
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About Lakeview Chicago, IL - THERAPY & PSYCHIATRY

One of our newest Clarity Clinic locations in the heart of Lakeview is just steps away from the lake and Belmont Harbor and steps away from Boystown and Wrigley Field. Clarity Clinic Lakeview is a 4 minute walk from the Red Line, and a few minutes drive off of the Irving Park exit on Lakeshore Drive.

Our spacious, 12 room clinic offers a bright, airy and welcoming environment and our Lakeview clinicians specialize in child, family, LGBT and individual therapy counseling.

Our experienced Chicago therapists and psychiatrists offer the very best in the latest medication and therapy treatment. We will guide you in your journey towards mental wellness and achieving a balanced personal and professional lifestyle.

Clinical Psychiatry and Therapy Services are more than crisis management or the act of giving advice. It is a process, a journey of self-discovery. Therapy is your guide to recognizing, understanding, and trusting your inner-self. It serves as a resource for support, allows you to build skills, and facilitates positive behaviors and practices to help reach your desired goals.

In-Network Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Student Insurance
  • BCBS - Blue Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
  • Humana - PPO, EPO | Humana Medicare POS
  • Medicare
  • Out of Network
  • Presence Health HMO (Must have referral from PCP)
  • Tricare

Specialties

ADD/ADHD

Clarity Clinic Lakeview IL has specialists dedicated to diagnosing and treating
ADD and ADHD in both children and adults. We offer a number of innovative
behavioral treatment methods as an alternative to medication. For further
information on the condition, its symptoms, and treatment options, click the link
above.

Addiction/Substance Abuse

More than 21.5 million American adults struggle with substance abuse every
year. You are not alone, and there is certainly hope. The Lakeview Clarity Clinic
offers everything from individual psychotherapy to group therapy to assist
individuals in their road to recovery.

Adolescent/Child Psychotherapy

Over two-thirds of mood disorders are developed in later adolescence as a result
to a previously untreated mental disorder or preexisting medical condition. The
Clarity Clinic’s Lakeview facility has therapists and psychologists specialized in a
myriad of therapy techniques for children or adolescents. Whether they are
experiencing a difficult life transition, academic struggles, any mood disorder, or
depressive symptoms, we will be able to help.

Adjustment Disorder

When an individual endures a traumatic problem or life experience, they may
have difficulty coping with the situation. The Clarity Clinic’s cognitive behavioral
therapy and psychotherapy specialists will help get individuals with the condition
on the road to recovery.

Adult Psychotherapy

The the therapists at Clarity Clinic Lakeview are trained to treat more than 35
different types of mental illnesses and behavioral disorders. By meeting with our
dedicated specialists, individuals will develop methods that will help overcome
the issues they’ve been presented with. Sessions are typically 30 to 60 minutes,
and are covered by all major insurance providers.

Alcoholism

Emotional and physical dependence on alcohol can be debilitating for those that
struggle with the condition. It can inhibit their ability to lead a regimented lifestyle,
and even lead to unemployment. The highly personalized therapy options
available at the Lakeview Clarity Clinic will help individuals struggling with
alcoholism learn to control their urges and achieve sobriety.

Anger Management

We have numerous treatment techniques to help individuals control their
outbursts, and reduce their emotional feelings. Excessive anger can be
destructive, and adversely affect individuals’ daily lives. If you or a loved one is
exhibiting the symptoms of excessive anger, we urge you to contact us to
arrange a free consultation.

Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia Nervosa is fairly common in adolescent females. It is characterized by
distorted body image and an unwarranted fear of being overweight. If it goes
untreated, comorbid conditions like depression and obsessive compulsive
disorder can become worse, and the condition itself may become fatal. The
psychologists dedicated to treating Anorexia at the Clarity Clinic will help those
struggling with the condition learn to develop healthier, more stable eating habits
and realize their true internal and external beauty.

Anxiety

It is normal to experience waves of anxiety when presented with worrisome or
potentially dangerous events. The Clarity Clinic offers behavioral therapy,
psychotherapy, and meditational therapy options for those looking to suppress
and control their anxiety.

Autism

The Specialists at the Lakeview Clarity Clinic treat all individuals on the autism
spectrum, regardless of age or the severity of their condition. Individuals with
autism have usually have difficulty functioning socially and academically, and
their symptoms are recognizable from a very early age.

Bipolar Disorder

The highs and lows of manic depressive disorder are not only difficult to deal
with, they can affect the daily lives of those with the condition. Our dedicated
psychiatric team specializes in treating those individuals and their families with
the condition.

Borderline Personality Disorder

If you or a loved one are experiencing a pattern of altering moods, self-image,
and/or behavior, it may indicate that a borderline personality disorder. While the
causality of borderline personality disorder is difficult to determine, treatment is
often effective in mitigating its symptoms. The Lakeview Clarity Clinic offers the
most innovative evidence-based dialectical behavioral therapy options for
effectively treating borderline personality disorder.

Bulimia

Eating disorders, especially bulimia, are difficult to subdue. But there is hope.
The support groups, therapy options, and nutritional plans provided by the Clarity
Clinic helps individuals to control and eventually overcome the condition.

Child Psychotherapy

It is normal for children to experience behavioral and emotional difficulties when
they’ve endured traumatic events like a divorce or bullying. The Clarity Clinic is
widely recognized for its expertise in Child Therapy. We offer the individual
counseling, play therapy, cognitive and psychological testing, and
psychoeducational testing in order to most effectively and accurately treat
everything from children’s adjustment issues to chronic illnesses.

Compulsive Eating Disorder

Compulsive Eating Disorder, also referred to as Binge Eating Disorder (BED), is
both physically and mentally damaging. If gone untreated, it can turn into a
recursive cycle that makes the condition increasingly difficult subjugate. The
Clarity Clinic has developed a comprehensive program with our nutritionists,
psychiatrists, and therapists that combines their influence and intellect to help
individuals overcome the condition.

Daytime Sleepiness

Excessive daytime sleepiness is not technically not a disorder itself, but it is a
symptom of a number of other serious conditions. Excessive sleepiness can be
caused by unhealthy or irregular dietary habits, obstructive sleep apnea, and
depression amongst other things. Fortunately for those experiencing excessive
daytime sleepiness, the Lakeview Clarity Clinic offers comprehensive nutritional,
meditational, and therapy programs to alleviate these symptoms.

DBT/CBT

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) is a psychotherapeutic method that
emphasizes the psychosocial aspect of therapy. The Clarity Clinic uses
DBT to treat a number of different mood, emotional, and psychological
disorders with a very high rate of success.

Dementia

Dementia is debilitating because affects individuals’ long-term memory,
and inhibits their ability to think clearly. The effects of dementia on
individuals’ and their families can be daunting because of this. The
Lakeview Clarity Clinic provides various treatment options for individuals
with dementia and their families.

Depression

Depression is a serious mental illness that affects more than 15 million
Americans yearly. Fortunately, it is treatable and has one of the highest
remission rates of any mental condition. The Lakeview Clarity Clinic treats
everything from reactive depression (also referred to as adjustment
disorder) to dysthymia. Together, we will determine the cause of your
depression and develop a personalized treatment plan to most effectively
treat your condition.

Divorce

Marriage dissolution is straining mentally, emotionally, and financially for
everyone involved. The Clarity Clinic aids divorcees and the children of divorce
through this difficult life transition with individual, family, and group divorce
therapy options in addition to our specialized treatment options for children of
divorce.

Domestic Violence

1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men will be the victims of some form of Domestic
Violence by an intimate partner within their lifetime. The physical and
psychological damage of domestic violence can be scarring. The
Lakeview Clarity Clinic provides victims of domestic violence a sanctuary
in which they will be provided the with emotional support and positive
coping methods necessary in order to make a full recovery.

Eating Disorders

Eating disorders can be triggered by a number of different things. They’re
mentally and physically taxing, but they’re treatable and defeatable. Specialists at
the Clarity Clinic assist individuals coping with an eating disorder by determining
the locus of cause, and develop a clear path to recovery.

Family Psychotherapy

Family Therapy is a branch of psychotherapy that works with families
directly to nurture positive change and development. There are numerous
techniques or approaches to family therapy, and the Clarity Clinic
Lakeview facility specializes in structural, strategic, systemic, and
narrative based therapy amongst others. Let us help your family develop
beneficial solutions for any and all of your familial issues.

Gender Dysphoria

The social stigma attached to gender binarism can be extremely distressing and
alienating for individuals that do not identify as the sex they were given at birth.
It’s our therapists’ goal to help individuals find comfort in their position along the
gender spectrum, and lead them to their best life.

Grief and Loss/Bereavement

The loss of a loved one can leave us feeling paralyzed, and unable to
adjust to life without them. The good news is that life goes on, and these
feelings can get better with time and proper treatment. The Lakeview
Clarity Clinic understands how difficult this adjustment process can be. It
is our goal to help you develop the positive coping skills and problem
solving skills necessary in order to make a smoother life transition.

Impulsive Eating Issues

Impulsive eating, or compulsive eating disorder (CED), can be caused by
excessive stress, self-image issues, and self-esteem issues. The effects
of compulsive eating is both physically and psychologically damaging. The
nutritional and psychological specialists at the Lakeview Clarity Clinic will
develop a personalized treatment and dietary plan in order to most
effectively provide our clients with support and structured lifestyle
necessary to recover from this condition.

Insomnia

Insomnia is a condition that is characterized by difficulty falling or staying
asleep. It can be caused by poor sleep habits, depression, anxiety, lack of
exercise, and chronic illnesses or certain medications. This leaves
individuals with the condition feeling fatigued and incapable of carrying out
routine activities. Treatment can help these individuals develop better
sleeping habits, and regain energy and control in their daily lives.

LGBTQ Therapy

Members of the LGBTQ community are forced to endure unique issues that are
frequently misunderstood by cisgendered individuals. The affirmative therapy
practices utilized by the Lakeview Clarity Clinic give our clients the support,
strength, and mental frameworks necessary to address, cope with, and
eventually overcome these issues.

Life Coaching

Everyone is tasked with a unique set of issues that make achieving personal
wellness goals difficult to achieve. The holistic individualized approach employed
by the Clairy Clinic shows individuals that all of their goals are attainable.
Whether you are looking to lose weight, make a career change, or achieve
stability in your daily life, we will give you confidence, self worth, and self esteem
to make it happen.

Life Transition

Major events such as a divorce or the loss of a loved one can consume us. It’s
normal to feel sad, anxious, and even fearful when events such as these to
occur. The dedicated specialists at our Lakeview facility are trained to help clients
cope with these issues, and develop the conflict resolution skills necessary to
make a smooth life transition.

Major Depressive Disorder

Depression is not a weakness, and you can’t simply “snap out” of it. Depressive
episodes can last for months, or even years. If the condition goes untreated, it
can become worse and make it more difficult for individuals to make a full
recovery. If you or a loved one are exhibiting symptoms of depression, we urge
you to contact the specialists at our Lakeview facility.

Marriage/Couples Counseling

Couples counseling is by no means a sign of a problematic relationship, and in
many ways is the exact opposite. Couples counseling engages both individuals
so that the couple can grow together. At our Lakeview Clinic, we offer numerous
therapy options catered to the clients’ preferences.

Medication Review

The medical professionals at the Lakeview Clarity Clinic over medication reviews
to all of our clients. A medication review is a discussion about what medications a
patient is taking, and how they are affected by them. We strongly suggest
medication reviews to older patients, and patients on multiple medications.

Men’s Health Issues

We have psychiatrists and therapists that specialize in treating men’s health
issues. We have unique therapy options for treating substance abuse, sexual
performance issues, and anxiety disorders amongst others. Our goal is ensure
that your mental and physical health are in peak condition.

Mindfulness

Mindfulness is the psychological process of bringing one’s attention to
experiences occurring in the present moment. The Lakeview Clarity Clinic offers
therapy options and guided meditation to all those looking to obtain balance and
mindfulness in their daily lives.

Mood Disorders

Mood disorders are common and treatable. Mood disorders, specifically
depression and bipolar disorder, are difficult to cope with and can become worse
if they are untreated. The Clarity Clinic is at the forefront of innovative psychiatric
treatment methods for mood disorders. We will equip you with all of the tools
necessary to control your emotions and gain stability in your daily life.

Narcissism

Narcissism as a personality disorder can be difficult to treat because people with
the condition do not frequently recognize it within themselves. The personality
specialists at the Clarity Clinic will help those with the condition to come to terms
with reality, and help them relate to others in a healthier and more
compassionate way.

OCD

People with this condition are plagued with uncontrollable recurring thoughts and
behaviors that they feel obliged to repeat numerous times. The Lakeview Clarity
Clinic offers a comprehensive treatment program that combines medication and
psychotherapy to help these individuals control their compulsions.

Occupational Difficulties

It’s normal for people to get caught up within in their profession, and face
difficulties separating their work and home lives. Maintaining a healthy
balance between these problems is the only way to ensure that individuals
perform their best at work and at home. The Lakeview Clarity Clinic treats
all occupational difficulties including work-life balance, managing
expectations, setting realistic goals, fear of public speaking, and
communication difficulties.

Personality Disorders

Personality disorders are deeply ingrained into the way people think and behave.
The Lakeview Clarity Clinic has specialized therapy programs for each individual
personality disorder. With the help of one of our therapists, you will learn to
suppress, and eventually overcome their personality disorder.

Phobias/Irrational Fears

A phobia is an irrational fear of a particular object or situation. Phobias will
force individuals to go to great lengths in order to avoid the object or
situation. This has the potential to disrupt their daily routines, and
adversely affect their lives. If the object or situation is unavoidable, the
individual will endure tremendous stress, and possibly even pass out or
have a panic attack. The Clarity Clinic treats all phobias with patients’
preferred treatment methodology.

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