Relationship and Marriage Counseling In Chicago

Emily Elmore, Individual and Couples Counseling,  Marriage Counseling Semillas Counseling, PLLC

Emily Elmore, LCSW

Emily is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Emily provides psychotherapy to individuals, couples, and families. Her work is grounded in developmental, cognitive-behavioral, and systems theories, and is client-centered, solution-focused, and strengths-based. Emily uses talk therapy, motivational interviewing (MI), mindfulness, relaxation/stress reduction, and skill building strategies to assist clients to develop strengths and find the tools necessary to create a sense of self-awareness.

Additionally, she is a registered yoga teacher and has trained in a trauma-sensitive yoga approach, which assists clients with addressing traumatic events.

Emily received her Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from the University of Chicago. She has over 10 years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families with a range of developmental, health-related, and psychiatric disorders.

Emily seeks to create a warm, safe, collaborative, and supportive environment to assist clients in beginning the change process and finding a resolution.

Emily's Specialties include:

  • Adults Coping with Previous Trauma or Abuse
  • Anger Management/Coping Skills
  • Child, Adolescent & Family Therapy
  • Coping with Chronic Illnesses
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • Depression and Anxiety Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Addictions
  • Eating Disorders
  • Foster Care/Adoption
  • Infertility 
  • Parenting Support
  • Postpartum Adjustment
  • Relationship Issues
  • Young Adult Adjustment & Transition Issues

Accepted Insurance:

  • BlueCross BlueShield - BlueChoice PPO
  • BlueCross BlueShield - Preferred PPO
  • BlueCross BlueShield - Blue Options/BlueChoice Options
  • BlueCross BlueShield - Participating Provider Organization
  • CIGNA Behavioral Health
  • Several Other Employee Assistance Programs

Conveniently Located in River North - Streeterville