Andre Amaro, Masters Intern
Andre Amaro, Intern, Inner Courage Counseling
Hello! My name is Andre Amaro. I understand you must be going through a very difficult time and things are probably really hard for you right now. You may be struggling with adjusting to these issues and understanding how to deal with them. I would like you to know, that I would be more than happy to work with you and help you manage them as soon as possible. By working together, I believe we can work through these issues and understand them better. We can come up with a plan to deal with them and get you reconnected to the life that you want to live.
I am a Masters level intern at Inner Courage Counseling. I studied psychology and received my Bachelor’s degree at Lewis University and currently working on my Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the same school as well.
In the past, I worked with children and adolescents with Autism and related diagnoses where I have experiencing using ABA Therapy. Additionally, I am versed in working with various other issues and concerns impacting children through adults. My interests are working with anxiety, depression, trauma, anger, substance abuse, and many other behavioral related issues.
My goal is to establish a safe, therapeutic environment for my clients. The client and I work together in a collaborative effort to work through issues that may be impacting their lives. I want to help all my clients identify their values and work towards the lives they what to live, so they can find happiness and joy again.
I will help my clients gain insight by implementing various therapeutic techniques and interventions. The types of therapies I like to use are cognitive-behavioral related therapies such as CBT, REBT, and ACT, as well as Reality Therapy and Client-Centered Therapy. By showing you genuine empathy and care for your concerns, my hope is to show you that you are not alone and that I am someone who genuinely wants to help you and work with you through all your main issues in life. Please feel free to reach out If you would like my assistance or if you have any questions or concerns about what I can offer. Thank you for reading my bio and look forward to hearing from you soon!
In-Person/Online Therapy Services
Andre is currently offering online counseling services. He is also offering in-person sessions, at our Naperville Location, with very limited availability. For virtual sessions, utilizing our HIPAA compliant platform, Andre brings therapy to you in the safety of your home. When working issues such as anxiety, depression, and trauma, the comfort of your home may be the best place to meet with Andre to achieve the therapy goals you are looking to gain. This is where online virtual counseling becomes an additional asset for her to clinically work with you.
Forms of Payment Accepted
Andre is able to provide services at a reduced rate of $25 or accepts the following insurance plans:
Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO