Picture of Laura Elk-Weist (she/her/hers), therapist in Illinois

Laura Elk-Weist (she/her/hers), LCSW

Current Availability:

Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 6 pm; Friday: 9 am - 2 pm; Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Laura Elk-Weist (she/her/hers) remote and phone therapy in IllinoisLaura Elk-Weist (she/her/hers) remote and phone therapy in Illinois
Provides therapy in Illinois

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    Warm, accepting and easy to talk to. I offer an unconditionally nonjudgmental space for talking about the parts of you that need care and support.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    It is not just focused on the symptoms, but also on uncovering and processing the underlying experiences, beliefs and mechanisms that keep them in place. This leads to deeper insight and personal change.

  • Together, we will:

    Work to understand what gets in the way of ease and happiness in your life, learn tools to help you cope with distress and help you build a more meaningful life.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    I specialize in working with adult, adolescents and LGBTQ+ folx as they navigate concerns including anxiety, depression, relationships and life transitions.

More Details:



In-Network with:

Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, UnitedHealthcare

Languages Spoken:


Years Licensed: