Hannah Scher, LCSW

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adolescents 13-17, Adults 18-59, Adults 60+, Children 0-5, Children 6-12

About Hannah Scher, LCSW

Hannah Scher, LCSW, has a style that's direct but empathetic, knowing when to validate and when to challenge thoughts and behaviors. Whether you need support following a loss, life transition, or are just feeling stuck, Hannah offers compassion, empathy, and results.

Hannah helps children, adolescents, and adults struggling with bipolar disorders, autism, family conflict, OCD, trauma, and more. She's also especially skilled at treating anxiety, depression, and helping clients cope with relationship issues.

In therapy, Hannah is client-centered and uses CBT, DBT, Mindfulness, and Play Therapy to help clients achieve goals. In every case, she finds a treatment plan that keeps clients moving forward.

Hannah earned an MSW from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She has experience in both inpatient and outpatient mental health and is a trained yoga instructor for children and adults.

Areas of Treatment

  • Aging/Geriatric Issues
  • Alzheimer's
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autism Evaluations
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar
  • Body Positive/HAES
  • Bullying
  • CBT
  • Coping with Pandemic / COVID
  • Crisis / Trauma
  • DBT
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Divorce/Family Conflict
  • Domestic Abuse/Violence
  • Grief/Loss/End of Life
  • Infidelity
  • LGBTQI+ Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Play Therapy
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress/Worry
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Locations

    Chicago – Southport


    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • 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