Call 312-804-3451 or Contact Us

Teletherapy now available


A complete way of treatment by an inspired collective of professionals


  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Instagram
  • Facebook

  Our mission is to help clients achieve the fusion of sustained wellness and flourishing emotional life for which they have always hoped. 

  By combining psychotherapy and wellness coaching, clients will discover simple, accessible practices for feeling their version of emotionally and physically optimal. Our big hearted, inclusive-minded team welcomes individuals, couples, and families from all walks of life.

Vegetable Basket

Matt Smith
Founding Director


  • Couples & attachment treatment

  • Trauma treatment

  • Phase of life issues (ages 13 through senior years)

  • Creative blocks & augmentation

  • Psychology of Joy

Mary Velan

INHC, Level 1 Yoga Instructor

  • Personalized nutritional and lifestyle assessment

  • Mind-body self-discipline support and motivation

  • Gut health and hormone health protocols

  • Customized yoga and meditation-focused exercises

Serena Wadhwa
Clinical Director


  • Substance use disorders

  • Stress disorders (PTSD, adjustment disorders, chronic stress, etc.)

  • Chronic pain

  • Grief/ loss

  • Oppression 

Carolyn Tatar


  • Anxiety

  • Life-stage transitions
    (new school, divorce, illness diagnosis, empty nest)

  • Relationships (couples, families, workplace)

  • Work/Life balance 


Clients can use TheraNest to book appointments with Amalgam Care professionals.

Register or sign in to the Client Portal to see our availability and to book an appointment. We look forward to hearing from you!

Some sliding scale arrangements exist to keep counseling manageable. 

We accept these policies and will submit claims for:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO 

  • CIGNA  

  • United Behavioral Healthcare


Amalgam Care, LLC

564 W Randolph, 2nd Flr
Chicago, Illinois 60661 

© 2021 Amalgam Care, LLC