Fred  Waltzer

Fred Waltzer

Master of Social Work, MSW Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Illinois Not Accepting Online
Lincolnwood Not Accepting In-person

This therapist is currently not accepting new clients. Find available Illinois therapists on Zencare.

Updated October 31, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety

Message to clients

Optimism is important to me. In fact, my faith in the worth and resilience of others is why I choose to be a helping professional. Everyone faces life's struggles.

I respect each individual's struggles. . I have faced my own challenges. These experiences have shown me the importance of humility and striving to be aware of the needs of others.

My efforts as a therapist are to help you make the changes you desire. With mutual respect and a shared vision of desired growth, we can work together to create the future you desire.

My approach is practical and focused on the here and now. Progress is measured by reaching the outcomes you desire.

If you are comfortable with my approach, I encourage you to contact me. I am open and ready to discuss your concerns and move towards change and a resolution of your concerns.


  • Adults (24+)
  • Children (<12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)


  • Aetna
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • Amita Health-BCBS HMO
  • Magellan Health
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Assistance
  • Medicare
  • Medicare (through Blue Cross Blue Shield)
  • Medicare (through United Health)
  • Meridian Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellspring EAP

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $120 (55min)
  • Sliding scale: $85 - $120
  • Initial session: $120 (55min)
  • Couples sessions: $120 (55min)
  • Group sessions: $50 (60min)
  • Family sessions: $120 (55min)

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:

  • Direct billing
Payment options
  • Check
  • Credit Card
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly
  • As needed


Online Sessions (Illinois)
Not accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
  • Tue 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
  • Wed 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
  • Thu 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
  • Fri 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Lincolnwood practice
6600 N. Lincoln , 312, Lincolnwood, Illinois 60712
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  • Tue 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  • Wed 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  • Thu 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  • Fri 10:00 a.m.-2;00 p.m.
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun 10:00 a.m.-2;00 p.m.

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 49 years

Washington University George Warren Brown- Social Work , MSW, 1974


Illinois: 15900078