Rob Bender, LCSW

Provider Type: Therapist

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

About Rob Bender, LCSW

Rob Bender, LCSW, CADC, helps clients experience immediate and sustained relief, improved mood, and enhanced performance. He supports children, adolescents and adults with identifying and building on strengths.

Rob received an undergraduate degree from Illinois Benedictine and an MSW from Aurora University. He has over 20 years of experience in corporate therapy, private practice, schools, and juvenile probation. In addition to his counseling experience, Rob served as an adjunct professor for graduate and undergraduate clinical programs at Aurora University.

In therapy, Rob specializes in a strength-based, solution-focused approach. He helps individuals, families, and groups struggling with depression, anxiety, substance abuse, trauma, and more. He is client focused, supportive, and dedicated to helping people reach their goals.

Areas of Treatment

  • Addictions
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Issues / ADHD
  • Behavioral Issues
  • DBT
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Divorce/Family Conflict
  • Family Therapy
  • Grief/Loss/End of Life
  • Marriage / Couples Counseling
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Parenting
  • Play Therapy
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • Self-Injury
  • Stress/Worry
  • Locations

    South Naperville

    Insurance

    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • BCBS Blue CHOICE PPO
    • BCBS HMO – DMG
    • BCBS PPO
    • Beacon Health Options
    • Benefit Plan Admin - VA
    • Cigna
    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • MHN-Healthnet
    • MHNET (Aetna)
    • Multiplan-PHCS
    • United Healthcare / United Behavioral Health