Vanessa Ford, MSW

Vanessa Ford, MSW

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Vanessa Ford, MSW is a social worker in Chicago, IL. She specializes in social work, substance abuse counseling, and more.

1731 W Arthur Ave

Chicago, IL 60626

Contact Information

(773) 552-8070

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Vanessa Ford's conditions and procedures:

Acute Stress Disorder (ASD)
ADHD and-or ADD
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Amphetamine Abuse
Anorexia
Anxiety
Anxiety Attack
Behavioral Disorders
Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
Bulimia
Cocaine Addiction
Codependency
Compulsions
Computer Addiction
Depressive Disorders
Panic Attack
Sexual Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

For more information on my practice, or to contact me, please visit my website at http://vanessaeford.com/index.html My approach to the counseling process is two-fold. First, I believe strongly in developing insight into the self. Insight-oriented tr...

Specialties

  • Social Work
  • Psychotherapy
  • Substance Abuse Counseling

Education

University Of Chicago
Undergraduate School
Loyola University Chicago

Vanessa Ford's Reviews

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5.0

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I have been seeing Vanessa for just about a year. In that time span her work has helped me "level-up" in so many different areas of my life, from my relationships to career/vocation to healing past traumas. Vanessa is kind, calm and compassionate. She provides a safe and comfortable space to heal...Read More
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I have been seeing Vanessa for about 8 months, and have made more significant gains in that time than I did in 5+ years of talk therapy prior. I initially started seeing her for her expertise in EMDR. I had hit a plateau in traditional talk therapy, and knew I needed something more. I have symptoms...Read More
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I've been seeing Vanessa for a little under a year. I had been hesitant to get into therapy to deal with past trauma and a lifetime of depression. Finally I was encouraged to see Vanessa and it has been an incredible experience. She is very patient (even while I am quite stubborn), calm,...Read More
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Vanessa's a great therapist. The office is inviting (easy parking on the street), and she is kind, caring, and insightful. She draws on many years of experience to help you explore issues and patterns, asking thoughtful questions and listening to the answers. Highly recommended.
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I have been seeing Vanessa for about a year now. I had seen an excellent therapist in the past several years ago and felt that I needed a "tune up." I had been referred to her by a co-worker who had nothing but good things to say about Vanessa so I decided to give her a try. My co-worker was...Read More
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