Tara is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who earned her Bachelors degree in Psychology from Northern Illinois University and her Masters in Social Work from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Tara provides a genuine atmosphere of acceptance and warmth to help individuals feel empowered to tackle the challenges in their lives. Tara has experience with individual, family, and group modalities and uses an integrative approach based on where the client is at. Her approach includes Client-Centered, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, mindfulness, trauma-informed techniques, and Gestalt therapy.
Tara enjoys helping children, adolescents, and adults with various challenges, such as anxiety, depression, parenting issues, trauma, substance abuse, and behavioral issues.