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Melissa Pazen

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Current Availability:

Monday through Thursday evenings, Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Melissa Pazen remote and phone therapy in IllinoisMelissa Pazen remote and phone therapy in Illinois
Provides therapy in Illinois

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    empathetic, compassionate, insightful and loving. I am your staunchest supporter. I help you get to the root of your problems and solve them quickly.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    that I cut through the complexities and help you find the simple solution. My clients report that I help them quickly through using insightful questions and truly understanding what they are saying. I use CBT and traditional psychotherapy.

  • Together, we will:

    explore your issues and help you get on about the business of a happy life. It's possible to have hope for solving problems. I have more than 20 years of experience and have raised two successful children.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    are anxious or depressed, who have abused alcohol or drugs, who are looking for a therapist who will give them unconditional positive regard and respect, who are Christian and who want a non-judgmental, open and affirming therapist.

  • I became a therapist because:

    I'm good at solving puzzles. If your life feels like you can't figure it out, I can help you. I care for people and want to help.

  • Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:

    that I make it easy for you. You can curl up in your favorite chair at home and work with me while you meet me over your computer.

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In-Network with:

Aetna, Cigna, Optum Health, United Behavioral Health, UnitedHealthcare, United Healthcare

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