Laura Brownstone, LCSW
Chicago-Ravenswood, North Michigan Ave - Chicago
Laura Brownstone is an LCSW with ten years of experience. She received her masters degree from Loyola University in Chicago. Laura uses a strengths-based, relational approach with her clients and tries to create a safe environment for them to move closer to a greater sense of self acceptance. She has worked with a wide variety of clients from adults in transition to families going through divorce. Laura has experience with trauma-informed therapies and has sensitivity with multi-cultural populations. She uses multiple modes of therapy including CBT, DBT, Solution Focused, creative therapies and motivational interviewing. Laura recently left a mental health program working with children, teens and their families. She has experience working with school systems for children/ teens with ADHD and ODD. She has experience running grief, life skills, empowerment and body awareness groups. Laura has practiced Tai Chi for more than 13 years and incorporates Taoist ideas into her practice. She has been trained in Basic 1&1 in EMDR and plans to be certified.