Education: Master’s Degree in Clinical Social Work, University of Chicago; Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology from Northwestern University. Ms. Nam is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
Client Base: Ms. Nam works with children on the autism spectrum in individual and family therapy. In addition, Ms. Nam's therapeutic interests include attachment and adoption issues, grief and loss, developmental delays, parenting issues, and chronic and acute medical concerns. She has experience working with children, adults, and families at a children’s hospital, foster care/adoption agencies, and a therapeutic day school.
Therapeutic Approach: Working with children, adolescents, and adults, Ms. Nam provides a warm, nurturing, and relaxed environment and uses a variety of methods in her practice including talk, play, and expressive therapies. Ms. Nam enjoys seeing her clients learn about themselves and utilize their inner strengths in order to heal and grow. She continues to expand her knowledge about the profession in order to best serve her clients and regularly attends training seminars. Her professional experiences include working with children, adults, and families at a children’s hospital, foster care/adoption agencies, and a therapeutic day school.