Lafayette Bagley, LSW

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adolescents 13-17, Adults 18-59, Adults 60+

About Lafayette Bagley, LSW

Lafayette Bagley, LSW, believes each person seeking therapy is unique, and he is here to provide options and tools to help make healthy change a reality. Growth and healing are possible, and he guides each client on that journey.

Lafayette treats adolescents and adults struggling with depression, anxiety, marriage and relationship issues, family conflict, and more. He is also especially skilled at supporting the LGBTQIA+ community.

In therapy, Lafayette finds the points of connection to client experiences and uses his knowledge to bring about a synthesis of those experiences. His treatment approach is eclectic, drawing on psychodynamic, evidence-based, and existential methods to help clients heal.

Lafayette earned an MSW from Loyola University Chicago. He started counseling later in life and has a great deal of synthesized experience to draw on when serving clients.

Areas of Treatment

  • Aging/Geriatric Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Issues / ADHD
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar
  • Body Positive/HAES
  • Bullying
  • Career Counseling
  • CBT
  • Coping with Pandemic / COVID
  • Crisis / Trauma
  • Cross-Cultural
  • DBT
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Divorce/Family Conflict
  • Domestic Abuse/Violence
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Therapy
  • First Responder Counseling
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Gender Non-Conforming
  • Grief/Loss/End of Life
  • Hoarding
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • LGBTQI+ Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Marriage/Couples Counseling
  • Men's Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Postpartum Challenges
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • Racial Trauma/Cultural Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Injury/Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep Disorders/Issues
  • Stress/Worry
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Veterans / Military Families
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Management
  • Locations

    Chicago – Southport

    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