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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Team
Master of Social Work — University of Illinois at Chicago
Bachelor of Social Work — Illinois State University
I Treat
10-15 Years Old
15-20 Years Old
Young Adult
Issues I Treat
Anxiety Disorders
Depression / Mood Disorders
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Body Dysmorphic Disorder
Eating Disorders
Emotion Regulation Issues
Cognitive Flexibility / Executive Functioning
College (Transition to)
School Stress
School Refusal
LGB/TQ+ Identity & Relationships
Racism Issues
Life Stage Transitions
Stress Management
Women's Issues
Types of Therapy
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP)

Melissa Hill’s (she/her) passion is helping pre-teens, adolescents and adults learn to navigate their mental health. She uses warmth, empathy and humor to create a space where individuals can feel empowered to make changes for themselves.

Ms. Hill holds experience working in crisis mental health response with youth and in eating disorder treatment at a residential and partial hospitalization program treatment center. She uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Exposure and Response Prevention to treat depression, anxiety disorders, phobias, OCD and body image concerns. She believes that the relationship between client and therapist is one of the most important parts of the therapy process so that you can trust her to help you help yourself. 

As a clinician, Ms. Hill acknowledges the societal and systemic factors that affect our mental health and recognizes the importance of including our various identities in the therapeutic process. She strives to create an environment that feels safe and inclusive to welcome all races, ethnicities, cultures, gender identities, sexual orientations, body sizes and ability statuses.

Insurance Accepted
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Out of Network Reimbursement
Self Pay