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Dr. Joi Basley
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In-network with

Aetna, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Cigna, Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Jersey, Oscar Health, Oxford, and United Healthcare

Specializes in

Anger Management, Depression, and Trauma

Great to meet you!

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Doctorate degree in Social Work with a wealth of experiencing in psychotherapy. I have worked with clients from a wide range of concerns including: post-traumatic strep, depression, self-esteem issues, relationship issues, family conflict, grief and loss, and emotional abuse. Additionally, I have worked in the field of social work and mental health for over 20 years assisting individuals and families.

A bit about my approach to therapy

My counseling style is empathetic, mindful, and client centered, yet direct and straight forward. I believe in treating everyone with respect and dignity but most importantly I pride myself on demonstrating compassion for all and being sensitive to the needs of others.

What you can expect from our first session

It takes a great deal of courage to seek professional help and to implement change. However, if you are ready to take next steps to begin living a more fulfilling and self-empowered lifestyle. I am committed to providing guidance along the way.

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Insurance carriers Joi accepts

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Jersey

More about Joi

MSW (Master of Social Work) at Depaul University
License type: LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker)
Gender: Female
Ethnicity: Black or African descent
Languages: English
Works with: Adolescents and Adults
More specialties: Anxiety, ADD/ADHD, PTSD, Eating Disorders, Relationship Issues, Family Issues, Grief, Loss, Women's Issues, and Stress
Modalities: Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Trauma Focused, Relational, Strength-Based, Mindfulness-Based (MBCT), Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), Multi-Systemic (MST), Structural Family, Play, and Motivational Interviewing