He/Him/HisLicensed Professional Counselor, LPC
Mark DeRemer is a Psychotherapist in Chicago and received a MA from Adler University. He works with individuals, couples, and families. Many of Mark’s clients come to address trauma, depression, sexual health & dysfunction, couples counseling, life transitions, grief, and loss. Mark is particularly passionate about serving survivors of trauma, individuals struggling with eating disorders, and distorted body image. He has advanced training in the areas of trauma and PTSD, OCD, personality disorder, depression, and addiction.
Mark is trained in ACT therapy, Transactional Analysis (TA), Trauma-focused CBT(TF-CBT), and DBT. Mark has always been genuinely interested in the well-being and uniqueness of everybody around him. He believes that anyone can achieve a healthier life when they are in a compassionate and non-judgmental environment. As a therapist, Mark believes that the most crucial aspect of therapy is to respect the client’s independence by having a genuine connection during the process of therapeutic intervention.
Mark is currently conducting therapy via telehealth however, in some situations he is able to see clients in person. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance.
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past
Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping
Sexual health & dysfunction - Addressing emotional, physical, and biological concerns related to sexual intimacy and functioning; education and skill building around topics such as erectile dysfunction, orgasms, low libido, shame, and history of abuse; improving communication to realize a fulfilling sex life
Eating disorders & disordered eating - Reducing unhealthy eating patterns, beliefs, and behaviors, such as restricting, purging, and binging; healing the emotional pain surrounding disordered eating
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Years of Experience: 3 years
Center for Discovery, Primary trauma therapist, 2020 - 2021
Haymarket, Trauma Therapist, 2019 - 2020
St. leonard residential, Trauma therapist, 2017 - 2018
University of chicago, Psychotherapist, 2017 - 2018
Adler University, Master, Clinical Mental health Counselor, 2018
International institute of trauma, Certified Clinical Trauma Professional - CCTP, 2018