Zach Breunig, MS, LMFT

Naperville
Verified by GLPG

Education

  • School:
    University of Nebraska - Lincoln
  • Degree:
    Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Additional Certificates:
    Certificate in Medical Family TherapyClinical Fellow with the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Zach Breunig is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he earned his Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy with specialization in Medical Family Therapy. Zach is a practicing Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist for the past seven years who works with couples, families, and individuals ages 10+.

Zach carries a strong belief in the power of resilience and in the capability of individuals, couples, and families to create change. He will walk alongside you in the process of therapeutic change while recognizing that you are the expert on your life. He guides you through the change process with understanding, comfort, and support while challenging you in meaningful ways to reach your goals.

Zach utilizes a multitude of therapeutic approaches to help you reach your therapeutic goals. He utilizes Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), the Gottman Method to couple's therapy, Discernment Counseling strategies, Emotion-Focused Therapy (EFT), mindfulness strategies, and strengths-based approaches. Above all, Zach believes in the strength of a trusting and collaborative therapeutic relationship, which he utilizes to ensure that therapy is a place of safety and comfort while empowering change for each individual.

Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna/Cofinity
  • BCBS
We verify your insurance benefits and will provide you with a cost estimate prior to your first session.

Issues

  • Addiction
  • ADHD (Adults)
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bullying
  • Child Abuse
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Financial Stress
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Grief
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Transitions
  • Marriage
  • Men's Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Perpetrators of Crime/Abuse
  • Pregnancy / Prenatal / Postpartum / Perinatal
  • Premarital
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Social Anxiety
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Thinking Disorders
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues

Communities

  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex-Positive / Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Marriage
  • Relationship Issues

Session Types

  • Couples
  • Family Therapy with Adults
  • Family Therapy with Kids
  • Individuals

Age Specialty

  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)

Types of Therapy

  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Biofeedback
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Court Ordered
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Relational
  • Sandplay
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused

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