Our Providers

Maria Isabel Almanza

Behavioral Health Consultant

Behavioral Health

Bio information

Maria Isabel Almanza, LCSW, graduated and received her Master of Social Work from the University of Illinois at Chicago, Jane Addams School of Social Work. Maria has over 5 years’ experience as a trauma therapist, previously working children and teens, immigrant/refugee populations, survivors of physical and emotional violence, and adolescents experiencing homelessness. Maria has been seeing patients at Erie through their school-based program since March of 2022. Maria is currently a school based behavioral health consultant, providing therapy to students at Lake View High School.

Languages spoken

English, Spanish


Maria Isabel Almanza is a bilingual clinician, with specialized training in individual therapy, group therapy, EMDR, and trauma-informed practices. Maria is also available for short term consultation and/or referral for specialty care.


(847) 666-3494

Erie Lake View Health Center
4015 N. Ashland
Chicago, IL 60613