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Marcus Leaks, LCSW

he/him
929-277-8165

Meeting Format

In-person, virtual and phone sessions available

Has Openings

This therapist has openings

Rate

$170 - $250 (rates vary for individual vs. couples therapy and virtual vs. in-person) per session

About Marcus Leaks

I am a licensed clinical social worker in private practice. Throughout my career, I have worked in schools, residential programs, non-profits, and medical clinics. Most of my professional experience has been within the LGBTQ+ community. I worked as a behavioral health consultant at Howard Brown Health in Chicago, and worked as a staff therapist and clinical supervisor for graduate student interns at Callen-Lorde Community Health Center in New York City. In addition to the queer and trans community, I am committed to providing psychotherapy for folks that identify as Black, Brown, Indigenous, and POC.

My practice utilizes relational, cognitive-behavioral, and somatic techniques to explore how your concerns have developed and help you build skills to interrupt the cycles that detract from your quality of life. I integrate a psychodynamic lens to unpack both present day issues and their underlying causes which can often be found in early life experiences.

My style is a blend of my professional training, educational background, and my own experiences as a therapy patient. I do my best to provide a non-judgmental, warm, and collaborative environment so that we can talk honestly to address your needs. I am licensed in NY and IL – providing virtual sessions for NY based clients and both in-person/virtual sessions for Chicago-area clients. Contact me today to discuss how we can work together.

License Info

License Number: #149025013
7 years in practice

Payment Information

Private Pay Rate: $170 – $250 (rates vary for individual vs. couples therapy and virtual vs. in-person) per session
Does not accept insurance but provides super bills
My Specialties:
Anxiety
Identity (race/gender/sexuality)
PTSD/Trauma
Populations I work with
Languages I am fluent in

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