Elena Vertti, LCSW, Assistant Director of Group Therapy


Elena is a joyful and dedicated therapist who believes the therapeutic relationship is foundational to the therapy process. Elena’s goal is to engage her clients in the most authentic way possible in order to a create trusting, safe and non-judgemental space.

Elena has experience working in community mental health and community health centers that has allowed her the privilege of working with a diverse population with a multitude of needs. She is a second generation Latina who is fluent in Spanish and believes cultural humility is important in the therapeutic space. Elena has worked with clients of all ages that have struggled with anxiety, depression, trauma, life transitions, self-esteem, as well as family/parenting concerns.

Elena received her Masters of Social work at Aurora University. She continues to seek educational opportunities to better service her clients.

In addition her therapeutic skills, Elena is a plant lover, empathetic, and humorous. To reach Elena, call 773-345-8330 x230 or email her at

Call for your free 15 minute phone consultation 773.345.8330