Last edited 12/11/2023

Stephanie Polan LCSW

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
Headshot of Stephanie Polan Licensed Clinical Social Worker

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Stephanie Polan, LCSW (she/her/hers) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker licensed to practice in Illinois and North Carolina. She attended Northern Illinois University in Dekalb, IL and Aurora University in Aurora, IL. She has an extensive history working in crisis response roles and has experience working with victims of domestic violence. Stephanie is a neurodivergent affirming and LGBTQ+ friendly therapist with a passion to work with parents struggling with the transition to parenthood, postpartum disorders, and various other parenting concerns including parenting a special needs child. Stephanie is also passionate about working with helping professionals to address compassion fatigue and burnout as well as individuals struggling with ADHD and executive functioning difficulties. Stephanie believes in a humanistic approach to mental health. When addressing mental health, it is important to focus on the big picture and address all pieces that might be affecting the presenting issue. She works from a strengths-based perspective utilizing mindfulness and motivational interviewing while meeting clients where they are at in the process.




LGBTQIA related issues

General Expertise



Relationship Issues



Bipolar disorder

Child mental health

Fertility Issues

In-Network Insurance


Cigna EAP


Evernorth Health Services



Adults (25-65)

Children (5-12)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Internal Family Systems Therapy

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Marriage and Family Therapy


  • Illinois, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 149017469


Aurora University

Online Therapy

Office at 111 Lions Dr, Barrington, IL

Frequently Asked Questions About Stephanie Polan, LCSW

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Stephanie Polan, LCSW, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Stephanie Polan accepting new clients?

Yes, Stephanie Polan is accepting new clients for online therapy in Illinois and in-person appointments at 111 Lions Dr, Suite 210, Barrington, IL, 60010.

Does Stephanie Polan accept insurance?

Yes, Stephanie Polan accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna EAP, ComPsych, Evernorth Health Services and Humana.

Does Stephanie Polan offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Stephanie Polan offers in-person appointments at 111 Lions Dr, Suite 210, Barrington, IL, 60010.

Does Stephanie Polan offer online therapy?

Yes, Stephanie Polan offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Illinois.

How quickly can I see Stephanie Polan?

Stephanie Polan typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Stephanie Polan speak?

Stephanie Polan conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Stephanie Polan online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Stephanie Polan online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.