Tara Cassidy, LCSW

Provider Type: Therapist

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

About Tara Cassidy, LCSW

Tara Cassidy, LCSW, enjoys helping children, adolescents, and adults with various challenges such as anxiety, depression, parenting issues, trauma, anger management, and behavioral issues.

Tara received an undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University and an MSW from University of Illinois at Chicago.

By providing a genuine atmosphere of acceptance and warmth, Tara helps individuals feel empowered to tackle the challenges in their lives. She has experience with individual, family, and group modalities in residential and outpatient settings. Tara uses an integrative approach based on client needs. Her approach includes Client-Centered, CBT, DBT, Insight Therapy, and Gestalt Therapy.

Communities Served:
BIPOC
Bisexual
Biracial / Multiracial
Body Positivity
Gay
Lesbian
Non-Binary
Queer
Sex Worker
Veterans
First Responders

Areas of Treatment

  • ACT
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Art Therapy
  • Attention Issues / ADHD
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar
  • Bullying
  • CBT
  • Christian Counseling
  • Chronic Pain/Illness
  • Coping with Pandemic / COVID
  • Crisis / Trauma
  • Cross-Cultural
  • DBT
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Divorce/Family Conflict
  • Domestic Abuse/Violence
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Therapy
  • First Responder Counseling
  • Grief/Loss/End of Life
  • Internet Addiction
  • LGBTQI+ Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders
  • Play Therapy
  • Postpartum Challenges
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Injury/Harm
  • Sleep Disorders/Issues
  • Stress/Worry
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues/Infertility
  • Locations

    Insurance

    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • Anthem BCBS EAP
    • BCBS Blue CHOICE PPO
    • BCBS PPO
    • Beacon Health Options
    • Benefit Plan Admin - VA
    • Cigna
    • CIGNA EAP
    • ComPsych
    • ComPsych EAP
    • CuraLinc
    • Health Alliance
    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • Humana
    • Magellan
    • MHN-Healthnet
    • MHNET (Aetna)
    • Multiplan-PHCS
    • New Avenues EAP
    • Optum
    • Tricare/Humana Military
    • UBH EAP
    • United Healthcare / UBH