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Alex Gianikas, LSCSW, LMAC

Alex Gianikas is a Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker (LSCSW) and Clinical Addiction Counselor (LCAC). He works with adults and couples. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Florida State University in 2009 and Master of Social Work from Loyola University Chicago in 2013. Alex has extensive training in treating substance use disorders and addictive behaviors. He enjoys working with individuals seeking to evaluate or make changes in this area of their lives. He is well versed in addressing the intersection of medical and mental health conditions, having trained with an inpatient organ transplantation program and an integrated primary care/behavioral health clinic. In practice he integrates cognitive behavioral therapy, narrative therapy, and other strength-based strategies.

Additional areas of specialization include counseling for legal and medical professionals, LGBTQ-affirmative therapy (including transgender and gender non-conforming), eating disorders, depression, anxiety, and men's issues.