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Megan Tostado, LCSW

Stress, Anxiety Relationships Anger management Bipolar disorder Depression
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About me

I am licensed in Illinois, Indiana and Florida with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with depression, anxiety, stress, anger management, & bipolar disorder. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

Professional experience

7yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Relationships Anger management Bipolar disorder Depression

Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Blended Family Issues, Body image, Control issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and shame, Infidelity, Isolation / loneliness, Life purpose, Midlife crisis, Money and financial issues, Mood disorders , Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic disorder and panic attacks, Personality Disorders, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic stress, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-love, Social anxiety and phobia, Women's issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Gottman Method, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Services offered

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License information

IN LCSW 34010113A

IL LCSW 149.021523




These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Megan Tostado. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Megan has been very helpful and also very flexible which is much appreciated with a busy schedule!

Written on Oct 02, 2023 after therapy with Megan for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self esteem

Megan is extremely caring and very understanding, she allows me to share my feelings and gives excellent and honest feedback. I am very happy with our connection.

Written on May 20, 2023 after therapy with Megan for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, trauma and abuse, coping with life changes, and adhd

Megan structures the session so there is a great ratio of give and take. Then explores avenues that I can implement to move forward in my situation. This has led to a pleasant interaction that is giving me the tools to have a positive impact on my life skills.

Written on May 17, 2023 after therapy with Megan for 2 weeks on issues concerning eating disorders