Allison Grendzinski, LCSW

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adolescents 13-17, Adults 18-59, Children 0-5, Children 6-12

About Allison Grendzinski, LCSW

Allison Grendzinski, LCSW, is flexible, supportive, and engages meaningfully with clients. She takes the time to understand each client's journey and meets them where they are to overcome challenges.

Allison serves clients of all ages struggling with depression, ADHD, life transitions, stress, and more.
She is also especially skilled at treating mood, psychotic, and anxiety disorders. In addition, Allison has extensive experience working with people who at high-risk or in crisis situations.

In therapy, Allison tailors her treatment to meet individual needs. She uses a strengths-based approach and incorporates CBT, DBT, mindfulness, play therapy, and more to help clients identify natural supports and situational/systemic barriers. In every case, Allison works with clients to create a plan instead of doing it for them.

Allison earned an MSW from University of Illinois at Chicago. Her career experience includes supporting patients in long term and acute hospital settings. Allison is also skilled at working with domestic violence victims.

Areas of Treatment

  • ABA Therapy
  • Adoption/Attachment Issues
  • Aging/Geriatric Issues
  • AIDS/HIV
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Art Therapy
  • Attention Issues / ADHD
  • Autism Evaluations
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bereavement
  • Biofeedback
  • Bipolar
  • Blindness / Vision Loss
  • Body Positive/HAES
  • Bullying
  • Career Counseling
  • CBT
  • Chronic Pain/Illness
  • Coping with Pandemic / COVID
  • Crisis / Trauma
  • Cross-Cultural
  • DBT
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Divorce/Family Conflict
  • Domestic Abuse/Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Exposure Response Counseling
  • Family Therapy
  • First Responder Counseling
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Gender Non-Conforming
  • Grief/Loss/End of Life
  • Hoarding
  • Learning Disabilities
  • LGBTQI+ Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Marriage/Couples Counseling
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Play Therapy
  • Postpartum Challenges
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • Racial Trauma/Cultural Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Schizophrenic Disorders
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Injury/Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Offenders
  • Sleep Disorders/Issues
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Stress/Worry
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Veterans / Military Families
  • Weight Management
  • Women's Issues/Infertility
  • Locations

    Insurance

    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • BCBS Blue CHOICE PPO
    • BCBS PPO
    • Beacon Health Options
    • Benefit Plan Admin - VA
    • Cigna
    • ComPsych
    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • Live360 Health Plan
    • Magellan
    • MHN-Healthnet
    • MHNET (Aetna)
    • Multiplan-PHCS
    • Optum
    • United Healthcare / UBH