Jessica Pontis

LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Accepted Insurances: Cigna, UHC, BCBS, Self-Pay

Jessica graduated from Loyola University Chicago’s Master of Social Work program with a concentration in mental health. Jessica believes in the power of an honest, open, and empathetic space of healing. When individuals feel heard, validated, and supported in a non-judgmental environment that is when the healing begins, and Jessica works to create exactly that for her clients. Jessica strives to assist clients in navigating their lives to help them reach their goals. She focuses on the strengths of each individual and walks with them as they move through whatever challenge life presents.

Jessica is experienced in utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness Based Practices, Motivational Interviewing, and Narrative Therapy. Additionally, she has experience working with clients with depression, anxiety, stress, self-esteem issues, mood disorders, life transitions, and relationship issues. Given Jessica’s experience working with diverse populations of varying ages, backgrounds, and challenges she is ready to provide whatever support is needed to help clients heal.


Jessica’s Specialties

DBT CBT Mood Disorders Motivational Interviewing

Stress Anxiety Depression Relationship Issues Narrative Therapy