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Austin Tyus-Michalak

Austin Tyus-Michalak remote and phone therapy in IllinoisAustin Tyus-Michalak remote and phone therapy in Illinois
Provides therapy in Illinois

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    Personal, supportive, and attentive.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    My primary focus as your provider is to assist and guide you through the journey of healing. I make it a priority to align my treatment approach to your particular needs. It goes without saying that you are the true leader of your story, considering that you are in fact the author. I allow my patients to lead the sessions while providing support, validation and insight along the way.

  • Together, we will:

    Help you achieve your goals in a safe and inviting clinical setting.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    I have experience working in both inpatient and outpatient settings, focusing on assisting individuals with developing healthy coping skills to manage daily stressors.

  • More about me and my practice:

    I specialize in utilizing a variety of effective intervention approaches such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), strengths based, solution focused, harm reduction and crisis intervention. I also utilize several components of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) consisting of distress tolerance, emotional regulation and mindfulness techniques.

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In-Network with:

Aetna, Cigna, Optum Health, Oscar Health, UnitedHealthcare

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