Jelena Maistrenko, LCSW
Narrative of Services:
The OCD and Anxiety Center specializes in treating OCD, General and Social Anxiety, Panic, Phobias, and other co-occurring disorders including Trichotillomania, Body Focused Repetitive Disorders, Autism Spectrum, School Refusal, ADHD, Depression and Mood Disorders. Clinicians use evidence based treatment including Exposure and Response Prevention, CBT, ACT and DBT.
Jelena earned her Bachelors of Psychology and Masters of Social Work from University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign. She interned at the Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital where she worked with children and adults struggling with Anxiety and OCD. She provided CBT, ACT, and ERP. She is also experienced in DBT and Mindfulness strategies. Prior to starting at The OCD & Anxiety Center, she worked at the AMITA ABBHH high acuity adult inpatient unit treating patients with a wide range of diagnoses such as psychosis, schizophrenia, mania, bipolar, depression, anxiety and chemical dependency.