Wendi Lev is Meritoriously Named a “Patient Preferred Psychotherapist and Life Coach” Representing the State of Illinois for 2021!
Illinois Psychotherapist Wendi Lev Listed among the Top 100 Patient Preferred Practitioners
Chicago, IL (PRUnderground) April 28th, 2021
For her dedication and excellence in patient care, Patient Preferred Physicians and Practitioners proudly named Wendi Lev, LCSW, ACSW, CADC a 2021 “Patient Preferred Psychotherapist and Life Coach” representing the state of Illinois.
With more than two decades of clinical achievements in her field, Lev treats patients at her private practice Lev Counseling Chicago in Chicago, IL. She specializes in the treatment of anxiety, depression, couples & marital counseling, sexual issues, substance abuse, addictive behaviors, body dysmorphia, self-esteem issues, PTSD and men’s issues, among many other disorders. Her personalized therapy is geared to individual patients, couples, and high-achieving professionals looking to make positive changes in their lives.
In 1996, Lev graduated from Loyola University Chicago with her Masters in Clinical Social Worker and has completed training: 1, 2, and 3 of The Gottman Method Couples Therapy, and advanced training in CBT, ACT, DBT, Psychodynamic, and EFT couples counseling. She is certified by the Academy of Certified Social Workers / NASW, 1998 and is a certified Drug & Alcohol Counselor by the IAODAPCA/Certified AODA Counceler CADC, 2004. She has received a Practicum Degree in Sex Therapy and Psychiatry from the Department of Psychiatry at Loyola University Medical Center and has completed sessions with Esther Perel, 2017, 2018, 2019, and training with Terry Real, Real Life/ New Rules for Couples, 2020, 2021. She has additional training courses in addiction through the National Institute for the Clinical Applicaton of Behaviorial Medicine.
Lev was previously employed at the Stone Institue of Psychiatry at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 2000-2008. She was also employed as a staff psychotherapist At the Department of Psychiatry at Michael Resse Hospital and Medical Center: inpatient/out-patient experience; and has supervised graduate students.
Her authenticity and commitment to going the extra mile for her patients is what make her a sought-after therapist. Patients rate her five-stars and praise her expertise, compassion, and knowledge.
“She takes the time to get to know her clients to better understand how to help them through whatever problems they may be dealing with,” read a patient review. “Her advice is straightforward and personal. Wendi is very flexible in her scheduling and will always make time to see someone, and it’s obvious how important her job is to her and how passionate she is about helping people,” the patient added.
“Wendi has a very welcoming, friendly demeanor,” read another review. “She will set you at ease and make you feel extremely comfortable from the moment you walk in the door. I would highly recommend Wendi Lev to anyone in need of a therapist in the Chicago area.”
Accepting in-person appointments, Lev takes great precautions to ensure your safety during times of Covid19, offering walk and talk sessions as well. “I am passionate about helping individuals and couples increase self-awareness and make positive lasting change in thoughts and behavior,” Lev said in a statement to Psychology Today. “I provide personalized therapy and consulting, customized to your unique situation, goals, personality, strengths, and history. To help you become a better version of yourself and reach your unlimited potential.”
To stay abreast of the latest developments in her field, Lev holds professional memberships with the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, American Psychological Association, American Mental Health Association, Illinois Counseling Association, Association for the Development of the Person-Centered Approach, and the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers.
For more information or to make an appointment with “Patient Preferred Psychotherapist and Life Coach” Wendi Lev, LCSW, ACSW, CADC, please call visit www.levcounselingservice.com
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