Alicia Fitzsimons is a licensed professional counselor providing therapy services to adults of all ages. Alicia uses a strengths-based approach with her clients, helping them notice and access their strengths in addition to modifying unhelpful thought and behavioral patterns.
Alicia utilizes a CBT framework and works in a collaborative manner with clients, tailoring treatment to each person’s individual needs and goals. She uses humor and warmth to foster a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. Alicia’s areas of clinical interest include anxiety, depression, eating disorders, work/life balance, body image issues, self-esteem issues, social anxiety, and stress management.
Alicia has experience working in outpatient, IOP, and residential levels of care and has nearly a decade of experience in the field of mental health. She earned her master’s degree in clinical counseling from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Loyola University Chicago. Alicia is a member of the American Counseling Association (ACA) and the Illinois Mental Health Counselor’s Association (IMHCA).