Jessica Koester, LCSW

Chicago – Ravenswood

Jessica Koester is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and psychotherapist specializing in the treatment of adults struggling with depression, anxiety, relationship problems, cultural and identity issues, substance use, emotion regulation problems, and the long-term impact of trauma and abuse.  Jessica works primarily from a relational, client-centered approach utilizing components of psychodynamic and cognitive behavioral therapy and mindfulness approaches. Jessica strives to provide a caring, honest and non-judgmental atmosphere in which clients may gain insight and explore change. She has over 15 years of experience directly supervising both graduate students and psychotherapists in social work and counseling psychology, and is the Clinical Manager of the Ravenswood location. 

Jessica obtained her Master’s Degree from the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration. 


Addiction/Substance Abuse, Career Counseling, Caregiver Support, Chronic Pain, DBT, Grief and Loss, Mindfulness, Process Addictions, Sexual Abuse, Single’s Issues, Weight/Body Issues

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