I AM ABLE Accepts the Following Insurance:

Medicaid, County Care, Blue Cross Blue Shield of IL PPO, and Molina

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
  • DUI Evaluations and Risk Education Classes

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

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.

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

Clinical Services 

Clinical Team

  • Nina Reed, LCSW - Clinical Director
    • ​nreed@iamablecenter.org 
    • 773-826-2929 X1005
  • Ari Natinsky, PsyD - Intake Coordinator/Clinical Supervisor
    • ​ari@iamablecenter.org 
    • ​773-840-8108
  • Andrea Scaggs, LPC - Therapist 
    • ​​andrea@iamablecenter.org
    • ​773-741-4242
  • ​Cynthia Zepeda, MSW - Bilingual Therapist
    • ​cynthia@iamablecenter.org
    • ​773-741-9312
  • ​Katlynn Dallmann, LSW - USEP Clinician/Therapist 
    • ​kdallman@iamablecenter.org
    • 773-840-8988
  • Barbara Shaw, MSW - Therapist
    • ​barbara@iamablecenter.org
    • 773-741-9313
  • ​Euginia Ivanova, MSW - Therapist
    • ​euginia@iamablecenter.org
    • ​773-840-8083

Referral Information:

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

                                   Nina Reed, LCSW, Clinical Director

                                   Email:  nreed@iamablecenter.org
                                   Phone:  773-303-6619

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 

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.