Michael Carbone, MSW, LCSW

profile pictureMichael graduated cum laude from Loyola University – Chicago  in 2006 with a BSW and in 2007 with an MSW.  While attending Loyola University-Chicago, Michael was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society Loyola Chapter.  He also received his Type 73 and has experience working with children with severe learning disabilities, mental impairments, and other developmental disabilities in the public school system as well as in the inpatient mental health setting.

Michael began working for Advocate Lutheran General in 2007 in the inpatient psychiatric department.  Since working at Advocate Lutheran General, he has gained a wealth of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults who struggle with depression and anxiety.

Michael is a huge proponent of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT).  Cognitive-behavioral therapy stresses the role of how thoughts affect the way we feel and what we do.