Therapists Specializing in Addiction in Chicago
Addiction is a broad set of mental health conditions in which an individual has difficulty controlling their use of a substance or behavior, resulting in compulsive behaviors and potentially harmful consequences. While substance abuse - including the misuse of alcohol and other drugs - may be the most commonly recognized form of addiction, other forms of addiction include behavioral addictions, such as compulsive gambling, shopping, or sex addiction.
Addiction treatment requires specialized and knowledgeable therapeutic care, often for both the individual in recovery and their family or loved ones. The following therapists have been vetted for their expertise in addiction, including their use of harm reduction and motivational interviewing techniques. They can help individuals who struggle with addiction understand the role of the addictive behaviors in their life, lesson the impact of these behaviors, and connect to local recovery communities or resources.
Find vetted therapists in Chicago who specialize in addiction below. Visit each provider profile to watch their introductory video and book a free call to find a good fit!