Posts by Amy Tanner

Amy Tanner

Amy Tanner

Amy Tanner is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has been working in the field in various capacities since 1998. She holds a Master’s degree in Social Work from the Jane Addams College of Social Work at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Before joining Cherry Hill in 2008, Amy worked exclusively with abused and neglected children in various settings, particularly in the foster care and adoption arenas.


The Unspoken Loss of Adoption’s Happy Endings

Adoption, Chicago IL Counselor, Children, Emotions, Families, Family, Lake Zurich IL Counselor, Parents, Teens, Uncategorized May 13, 2019

Recently, I was asked to write a blog article for the Cherry Hill Counseling website. The topic? Adoption. Makes sense….

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Adoption Struggles: Why Isn’t Love Enough?

Adoption, Chicago IL Counselor, Family October 1, 2014

She was adopted at birth and taken straight home from the hospital.   She didn’t experience any trauma or neglect.  How…

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