Sara Tigay, LCPC, LMFT, CADC
Originally from Columbus, Ohio, Sara Tigay joined the Foundations Chicago team as clinical program manager in April 2018 and was promoted to director of outpatient services in December 2018. With over 10 years’ experience working in high-level addiction and mental health care in the Chicago area, she is passionate about providing hope and support to each individual she encounters.
Tigay has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Kentucky, a master’s degree in marriage and family therapy from the Adler School of Professional Psychology, and became a certified alcohol and drug abuse counselor through the College of Dupage. Previously held positions include lead counselor for adolescents, clinical manager for a behavioral healthcare center and private practice and part-time work for the Lawyer’s Assistance Program. When not working, Tigay enjoying bike riding, yoga, boxing, mindfulness and meditation, reading and improv classes. She lives in Chicago with her husband, Joe, and their daughter, Talia.