Julie Kyle, LCSW

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

Online Therapy

About Me

EMDR Therapist, EMDR Institute Training Facilitator, and Founder of The Chicago EMDR Center

Education & Experience

University of Michigan- Masters of Social Work in Interpersonal Practice, Mental Health, and Management of Human ServicesXavier University- Bachelor of Social Work and French, Minor: Women and Minorities' StudiesGlobal Research and Studies- Copenhagen (Denmark), Cannes (France), Sao Paulo (Brazil), and Yaounde (Cameroon, West Africa), EMDR Training through the EMDR Institute

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Greater Chicago Trauma Recovery Network-https://www.greaterchicagotrn.orgOpen Path Collective-https://openpathcollective.org/clinicians/julie-tegniBridge of Life International, Medical Mission to Port-au-Prince, Haiti-https://www.bridgeoflifeinternational.org

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Expats
  • First Responders
  • Group
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • BlueCross BlueShield

BCBS PPO and Self-Pay Only