Sarah English has been at Guada Psych since 2017 treating adolescent and adult patients. She is also one of our clinical supervisors. Sarah is an extremely talented mental health provider with a wide range of therapeutic skills that allow her to offer patients a multidisciplinary approach. Sarah works with adolescents and families as well as adults experiencing difficulty maintaining a happy and healthy lifestyle as a result of their mental health. In her own words, "I help individuals and families who have gone through experiences not everyone can understand. I enjoy equipping my patients with targeted skills to help them return to enjoying everyday life. My priority is to build a healthy relationship and rapport that creates a safe and open environment. I build realistic and attainable treatment plans with my patients to bring them relief."
Education and Training
A native of the Chicagoland area, Sarah earned her master’s degree in Counseling from Adler University in Chicago and her BS from Western Illinois University in Macomb, IL. While in training, Sarah ran many women's groups in a drug rehabilitation center for women dealing with severe mental health difficulties. She also worked at a methadone clinic where she offered her clinical skill set to individuals battling opioid dependence.
Areas of Expertise
Sarah has clinical expertise treating teenagers and adults dealing with mild to severe difficulties in the following areas: identity and self-esteem, anxiety, depression, OCD, panic, substance abuse and alcohol use disorders. She works hard to ensure her office is a place where people can find comfort and growth on their unique journeys through life, whatever stages they may be at.