Kimberly Bordner, Therapist in Illinois — Zencare
Kimberly  Bordner

Kimberly Bordner


Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, LCPC
Illinois Accepting Online
Updated June 14, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Panic attacks / panic disorder
  • Performance anxiety
  • Social anxiety
  • Climate anxiety
  • Worry

Professional statement

Kimberly Bordner is an Illinois licensed clinical professional counselor with over five years of experience. She works with clients with various concerns, including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, and PTSD. She also helps people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse.

Kimberly wants you to know that it's okay not to be okay. No one should feel forced to build their happiness without the right tools. She will help you obtain those tools to start making those changes today. 

If you are ready to take that step, Kimberly is here to support and empower you.

Kimberly's counseling style is warm, honest, and interactive. She believes in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. She doesn't believe treatment is one-size-fits-all. We are all individuals with different personalities, and she will tailor sessions to fit your unique needs. 

Throughout the sessions, she will be committed to helping you overcome your obstacles. Life is meant to be lived, so why not start living? She is here to stand by you as you journey to a new you.

Kimberly uses Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), mindfulness therapy, motivational interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Trauma-Focused Therapy.

Kimberly's strengths are treating stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, grief, depression, and those coping with life changes. She is also experienced in treating addiction, family conflict, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, anger management, self-esteem, bipolar disorder, compassion fatigue, ADHD, antisocial personality disorder, and communication problems.


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

Panic attacks / panic disorder - Brief, intense periods of overwhelming fear or anxiety

Performance anxiety - Underperforming, due exclusively to anxiety

Social anxiety - Helping clients increase confidence and ability to interact with others amidst fear of being judged, worry about embarrassment, or concern about offending others

Climate anxiety - Coping with the unique stress created by climate change, including managing any overwhelming feelings of impending disaster and finding outlets for advocacy

Worry - Learning how worry shows up in one’s life and exploring how worry impacts daily life, relationships, and wellbeing; developing coping skills to mitigate the impacts of worry


  • Adults (24+)
  • Children (<12)
  • Teenagers (13-18)


  • AvMed
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $75 (60min)


Online Sessions (Illinois)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
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Illinois: 180.013573