Andrew O. Linder
Andrew O. Linder
Treatment Issues: Anger, Anxiety, Attention Deficit Disorder (A.D.D./A.D.H.D.), Bipolar Disorder, Communication, Depression, Divorce, Marital Concerns, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Parenting, Relationship Issues, Pornography, Spiritual Concerns, Sports Issues, and Trauma
Education & Training: Andy joined Meier Clinics in 1994 and works with individuals, couples, and families of all ages. Andy received his Bachelor of Arts from Trinity International University and his Masters in Social Work at the Jane Addams College of Social Work at the University of Illinois in Chicago. He is currently a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Illinois.
Background and Experience: Andy has gained valuable experience working as a therapist at Lutheran Social Services of Illinois, and also as a unit counselor at Rawhide Boys Ranch. He has written articles on anger management and tips for college age students with Attention-Deficit Disorder.
Special Interests & Services: Andy utilizes various therapy styles including insight oriented, cognitive behavioral, psychodynamic, solution focused, and family oriented methods for an eclectic approach with clients based on their needs and wants. He also offers play therapy to his younger clients.
Additional Info: Andy is an active member of his church and has been involved in sports ministry for 30 years. He is a professional Footbag (Hacky Sack) player. He has appeared in the Guinness Book of World Records and holds five world records in the sport of Footbag. Andy offers reduced fees to clients who meet the financial guidelines.