June 4, 2016

Meet our Staff

Rachel Dubrow, LCSW ~ Founder and Psychotherapist

Rachel Dubrow, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) who works in private practice. She focuses her practice on working with adolescents and adults.

Rachel received her undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where she majored in Sociology. She then worked for a national non-profit in the education sector before returning to graduate school at Washington University in St. Louis, where she earned in Master of Social Work (MSW) with a clinical focus.

Rachel’s experience includes working as a therapist at a psychiatric hospital, as a crisis worker in the emergency department, as a medical social worker specializing in cardiology, trauma and Neurology, and in hospice care.

In private practice, Rachel uses a direct and empathic approach to help clients meet their individual goals. She specializes in helping clients work through life transitions, anxiety, depression, and medical conditions.

In addition to her private practice, Rachel is an adjunct professor in the University of New England’s Master of Social Work (MSW) program. She teaches courses on diagnoses, psychotherapy, and aging.

Rachel is a member of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America. She has been featured by CBS Chicago and Voyage Chicago.

To make an appointment with Rachel or to obtain further information, please send us a message at: intake@racheldubrowlcsw.com

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Jenny Philipson, LCSW

Jenny Philipson is a licensed clinical social worker with more than 15 years of experience.  Jenny helps individuals, couples, and families cope with depression and anxiety, grief and loss, relationship problems, and life transitions. As a solution-focused therapist, Jenny’s goal is to help you identify your goals and then steps to achieve these goals.

Jenny received her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, and then received her Master’s degree from the University of Chicago- School of Social Service Administration. Jenny is committed to continually advancing her clinical skills. She is certified in psychoanalytic psychotherapy by the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis, and completed her post-graduate fellowship at Chicago’s Cathedral Counseling Center. Jenny is also affiliated with the Department of Psychiatry at Evanston Hospital.

If you’re looking for extra support and guidance through a challenging situation or you’re just ready to move in a new direction in your life, Jenny looks forward to working with you. In addition to anxiety, depression, relationship issues, and life transitions, Jenny’s specific areas of interest include adoption (for couples or individuals), and pre- and post-natal psychological care for women. Jenny’s clients describe her as warm, thoughtful, and compassionate.

To make an appointment with Jenny or to obtain further information, please send us a message at: intake@racheldubrowlcsw.com