Aisha M Sanders
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Aisha M Sanders

She/Her/Hers

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, LCPC Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Illinois Accepting Online
Homewood Accepting In-person

I look forward to working with you! I am typically able to accommodate same week appointments, don't hesitate to reach out. Let's start on this journey, together!

Updated May 9, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Couples counseling
  • Depression
  • Relationship issues

Professional statement

Aisha M Sanders is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor located in Downtown Homewood, IL. She provides individual, couples and family therapy. She has over 14 years' experience in the "helping profession" and has worked with a variety of populations spanning from youth/young adults to an older population.

Aisha offers both In- Person and Virtual visits, and has day, evening and weekend hours available. She accepts insurance, EAP and Private Pay clients.

She as a vast experience working with many presenting problems such as anxiety, depression, family dynamics, interpersonal conflict, communication barriers, and life adjustments, just to name a few. Her goal is to "meet you where you are" by understanding how events, actions and words impact your thoughts, feelings and behaviors.

Do not hesitate to reach out, to get started on this journey!


Message to clients

If you are reading this, you have already taken the hardest step! You deserve to live a life you desire. But what's stopping you? Let's get started on this journey, together of self-exploration. Therapy may start off being uncomfortable, or challenging, and that's ok. We will work together to help you understand how your thoughts and feelings may be impacting your actions. We can discover have past experiences may be shaping your current perceptions.

Sessions are about an hour in length, and we can meet on a cadence you feel works for you! We can look at in-person, virtual or a hybrid model and determine what will be a good fit to meet your needs.

I know you may be nervous, sometimes we become comfortable with familiar pain, at least we know what to expect. It can be "better" than the unknown. But I challenge you to think outside of what you are familiar with and discover a whole new world! Reach out to me, and let's get started on this journey, together!


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
  • Optum
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $150 (53min)
  • Initial session: $150 (70min)
  • Couples sessions: $200 (53min)
  • Family sessions: $200 (53min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
  • Courtesy billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • PayPal
  • Zelle
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed
Therapist's note

Co-Pays can be bundled by bi-weekly, or monthly with consistent clients.

Late cancellation and No-Show fees apply


Location(s)

Online Sessions (Illinois)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9-12pm
  • Tue 6-8pm
  • Wed 9-10am
  • Thu 9-12pm
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Homewood practice
1820 Ridge Rd, Suite 205, Homewood, Illinois 60430
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue 6-8pm
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat 9-12pm
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 15 years

Aisha M Sanders, LCPC, Owner/CEO, 2016 - Present

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology w/ Specialization in Counseling, 2009


Licensure

Illinois: 180.008864


Languages

English