Here's a few articles, resources, links, books, that I found relevant to the work I do.

The New Stresses of Raising Teen Girls — 5 Books To Help Parents Find Their Way

Kids’ anxiety can spike during the summer. Here’s why, and what parents can do to help.

No two kids - very powerful and short video

How to Help Teens Weather Their Emotional Storms

The Train Analogy That Will Completely Change How You See Your Crying Child (it's related to younger child, but relates to all ages) 


For Kids With Anxiety, Parents Learn To Let Them Face Their Fears - I will be trained in this modality this summer and will begin offering sessions to address this specifically.



Amy Pappas, LCSW

3047 N. Lincoln Ave.

Suite 404

Chicago, IL 60657 


T: 773-340-1450


IFC Counseling

I am a dedicated and passionate child, adolescent, and family  therapist with a focus on working with adolescent  girls and their families. I am located in the heart of the Lakeview neighborhood, in Chicago, IL.