Lauren Socol Feld
She/Her/HersLicensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Lauren Feld is a therapist based in Chicago, IL. She began working in the behavioral health field over 10 years ago and received her Master's in Social Work from the University of Chicago in 2014. Lauren utilizes Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and mindfulness-based therapeutic modalities in her work.
Lauren has spent several years providing addiction-based therapy, in addition to treatment of mood disorders such as depression and anxiety. She is passionate about assisting individuals through the grief and loss process, as well as helping to navigate the waters of chronic illness. Lauren's warm, empathic approach ensures that clients feel at ease and accepted during the therapy process. She recognizes that the choice to come to therapy is not always an easy one, and is grateful for the hard work and collaboration that it takes to engage in therapy.
Lauren is currently accepting new clients for individual therapy (telehealth only). She offers sliding-scale payment options for a select number of clients; please reach out to Lauren directly for more information regarding sliding-scale. She looks very forward to hearing from you!
Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping
Chronic illness - Receiving a diagnosis; adjusting to lifestyle and medication changes; coping with related changes in mood, emotions, and relationships; managing symptoms and stress
LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges
Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance
Mood disorders - Clinical depression, persistent depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders that cause disturbances in the client's mood, causing mood swings, restless sleep, and/or elevated mood
Women's issues - Therapy tailored to common concerns among women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges, stressors, and questions around identity as a woman
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:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Years of Experience: 9 years
The University of Chicago, MA, Social Work, 2014
Indiana University, BA, Psychology & Criminal Justice, 2011