Dr. Jamie Janssen is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. Dr. Janssen obtained a Masters in Social Work from Loyola University and a Doctorate in Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology. She worked as a School Social Worker for 10 years and has been in private practice for 10 + years. She has worked as an Executive Director for an adoption agency for 10 years and has been an Equine Assisted Psychologist for 8 years.
Dr. Janssen provides Individual, Family and Couples Therapy for children, adolescents, adults and families. She also has extensive experience in working with Veterans and First Responders. She works with high-conflict divorce situations as a Parenting Coordinator. Her areas of expertise include Mood and Emotional issues, Dysregulation, Anxiety, Trauma, PTSD, Eating Disorders, Chronic Pain, Domestic Violence, Postpartum Depression, Women’s Issues, Post Adoption, Grief/Loss, ADHD, Special Needs/Autism, Self-Injury and Behavioral Modification.
Neuropsychological and Psychological Assessments are provided by Dr. Janssen in these following areas: ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Autism, Cognitive, Personality, Mood, Trauma, Chronic Pain, along with Social Security Disability and FOID Card re-instatement.
Additional certifications held by Dr. Janssen include Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Parenting Coordination.
CDCW is a respected training site for Doctoral-level students, for which Dr. Janssen is a Training Director who provides supervision and didactic education support.
Dr. Janssen offers a treatment style that includes a Systems Approach that incorporates Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Object Relations, Experiential Therapy and Self-Psychology. She provides an approach that is direct, but empathic and supportive.