Last updated: 5/11/2020

Tonya Gilkerson, LCSW (630) 294-2000
Last Updated: 5/11/2020
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Licensed Clinical Social Worker 20 years of experience Working with Adults and Adolescence

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken:
English

How often do you say to yourself, "I feel stressed and overwhelmed?". In today's fast paced world we have less time in our daily life to process our experiences and feelings.  We can find ourselves becoming depressed or frustrated.  A therapist can provide the addditonal support and empathy needed to guide you through these negative feelings.

Throughout my career I have focused on helping individuals allieviate their overwhelming feelings of depression, anxiety or loss related to everyday or sudden experiences. I will assist you in discovering how to resolve your conflicts and manage your emotions within a safe and comfortable environment.  

I believe the goal of every person seeking therapy is to reduce his or her current emotional state and create possitive change.  Schedule an appointment today and begin taking the time you need to create change.  

Specialties
Focusing on:
Anxiety/Panic Disorders Depression Education/Personal Development Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Men's Issues Stress Women's Issues
Also serving:
Anger Management Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Couple or Marital Issues Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Parenting Issues Personality Disorders Phobias Self Abuse Suicidal Thoughts Trauma/PTSD
Office and Contact Information
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2625 Butterfield Road
Suite 138S
Oak Brook, IL 60523  
www.tonyagilkerson.com
(630) 294-2000

Contact: Tonya Gilkerson

Office Hours:
Mon5:00pm – 9:00pm
Tue9:00am – 2:00pm
WedBy appointment
Thu5:00pm – 9:00pm
Fri9:00am – 2:00pm
Sat9:00am – 2:00pm
SunClosed
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 1 Hour
Weekends: 1 Day

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Evening Office Hours
Weekend Office Hours

Qualifications
Degrees:
MSW

Years of Experience: 20

Licensing:
IL - LCSW [149.007654]

Credentials and Certifications:
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $150
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $170

Sliding Scale: No

Accept Credit Card: Yes


Free Services:

Insurance:
AETNA Health Blue Cross Blue Shield (PPO)

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Young Adults (18-25)
Seniors (60 +)
Specific populations:
Adopted Cancer Patients Caregivers Children of Divorce College Students Step Families
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Cognitive/Behavioral EMDR Mindfulness Based Approaches Psychodynamic
Other theoretical approaches:
Art Therapy Case Management Crisis Intervention Family-Based Treatment (FBT) Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Long-Term Meditation/Relaxation Parent Guidance Psycho-Educational Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Methods - focus areas:
Individual
Other methods:
Couple/Marital Family Systems
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:

Multi-cultural experience:

Professional Associations
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)