I AM ABLE clinical staff and interns are a multicultural/bilingual group of 
academically trained and caring professionals with a broad range of affordable counseling services that address the whole person: mind, spirit, soul, and body.

Clinical Team

  • Evelyn J. Coker, MBA, LCSW - Clinical Director
    • ecoker@iamablecenter.org 
    • 773-840-8109 
  • Ricardo Tovar, MDiv, MBA, MSW - Assistant Clinical Director 
    • ​ricardo@iamablecenter.org 
    • 773-826-2929 X1008
  • Ari Natinsky, PsyD - Intake Coordinator/Therapist 
    • ​ari@iamablecenter.org 
    • ​773-840-8108
  • Nina Reed, MSW, LSW - USEP Supervisor, Therapist 
    • ​nreed@iamablecenter.org 
    • 773-826-2929 X1005
  • ​Katlynn Dallmann, MSW - Therapist 
    • ​kdallman@iamablecenter.org
    • 773-826-2929 X1019
  • ​Renee Haynie-Jackson - DV Counselor 
    • ​​​renee@iamablecenter.org 
    • 773-826-2929 X1004​

Come to I AM ABLE to experience the many benefits of counseling!

Clinical Services 

ABLE does not turn clients away based on their inability to pay for services. 

Referral Information:


Contacts:             Ari Natinsky, PsyD, Intake Coordinator 
                                   Email:  ari@iamablecenter.org
                                   Phone:  773-840-8108 
                                   

                                   Evelyn J. Coker, Clinical Director

                                   Email:  ecoker@iamablecenter.org
                                   Phone:  773-840-8109

DCFS:
Referrals can be made for services such as counseling, parenting, domestic violence, anger management, and child-parent psychotherapy by faxing to the Intake Department at 872-702-3091 or emailing referral packet to Intake Coordinator and Clinical Director. 

Referral Materials Packet: 
CFS 507 - DCFS Resource Referral Form 
Integrated Assessment 
Service Plan 
CANS
Consents

Sliding Fee Scale and other programs: 
Call the Intake Coordinator to make an appointment

  • If leaving a message, be sure to include name, phone number, age, weekly availability, and the reason for seeking counseling. 
  • You will receive a call back within 48 hours with your intake appointment date.
  • $45/Individual and $60/Family (must be immediate family members in the same household) intake fees are required at intake appointment.
  • Bring government issued identification card and insurance card.
  • Bring proof of your most recent 30 days of income.
  • Any individuals 18 years of age and above must show evidence of their own desire to engage in counseling to initiate services.   







We offer individual, couples, family, and group counseling/therapy in the following programs:


  • DCFS Counseling, Anger Management, Domestic Violence, and/or Parenting Classes 
  • Child-Parent Psychotherapy 
  • Restorative Justice Counseling 
  • Sliding Fee Scale 
  • Unique Student Empowerment Program (USEP) School-based Counseling 
  • ​Premarital Counseling 
  • ​Domestic Violence Counseling