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Arcus Behavioral Health and WellnessGroup practice

Group practice

7 providers

LGBTQIA Topics-Gender identity & transgender health-Self-esteem-Depression-Anxiety-Trauma-
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Practice Information

Arcus Behavioral Health & Wellness provides counseling, therapy, and psychological assessment services to individuals, couples, and families. They work with children, adolescents, and adults. They also offer services in both English and Spanish.


What does Arcus Behavioral Health & Wellness specialize in?

The therapists at Arcus specialize in working with a variety of clients, including members of the LGBTQ and Latinx communities, as well as treating a variety of issues including poor self-esteem, depression, anxiety, and trauma. They believe obtaining good mental health is not just treating problems but also through identifying and building upon your strengths.

Why should I choose Arcus?

Arcus Behavioral Health & Wellness is unlike most practices. Their goal is not to help you be less miserable or decrease pathology; instead they want to help you reach new levels of happiness and interpersonal well-being.

How does payment work at Arcus?

While most of their providers can accept the same insurance plans of BlueCross/BlueShield PPO, UnitedHealthcare PPO, some providers are able to accept some additional plans, such as Aetna. Please use the form below to enter your information, and they can verify benefits for you. As a nonprofit, they also offer a sliding scale that is based off of your income.


Louis  Haynes
Louis Haynes

Psychologist, PsyD

Sam  Bennett
Sam Bennett

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC

Yvette  Fruscione
Yvette Fruscione

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, LCPC

Dennis  Haynes
Dennis Haynes

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC

Michael  Vargas
Michael Vargas

Master of Social Work, MSW

Matt  King
Matt King

Psychologist, PhD

Diana   Hinojosa
Diana Hinojosa

Psychologist, PsyD


English, Spanish


LGBTQIA Topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

Gender identity & transgender health - Exploring gender identity, including trans, non-binary, and gender variant identities; support throughout the process of transition

Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect

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

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

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse


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

Locations & Hours


  • Aetna
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Northwestern University Student Health Insurance (Aetna)

Arcus Behavioral Health and Wellness is accepting clients using listed insurances, paying listed fees, or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:

  • Loyola University Chicago Student Health Insurance (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Magellan Health
  • United Healthcare
  • University of Chicago Student Health Insurance (UnitedHealthcare)
  • University of Illinois Student Health Insurance (UnitedHealthcare)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$175 (60min)
  • Sliding scale:$30 - $175

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

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

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed