Sankofa Psychological Services, LLC, is a mental health treatment center in Chicago providing assessment and therapy to children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. We provide a range of mental health services centered around therapy, including counseling services, psychological assessment testing, individual therapy and psychotherapy, and group counseling.
Throughout these various types of therapeutic treatments, our aim is to help foster healing and self-development consistent with clients’ goals. With three locations on Michigan Avenue in the heart of downtown Chicago, Illinois, Sankofa treatment centers provide patients in the Chicago area with a place to retreat, reflect, and refocus.
The Sankofa Approach
Sankofa Psychological Services uses contemporary theory and research as the basis of the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Sankofa Psychological Services specializes in Psychological Assessment, Traumatic Loss, Post-Traumatic Stress, Couples/Relationship Issues, Conflict at Work, Living with HIV/AIDS, Family Conflict, Child and Adolescent Acting Out/Aggression, Blending Families, and issues facing the LGBT Community.
Mental disorders treated at Sankofa Psychological Services include Depression, Anxiety, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Complicated Bereavement, Alcohol and Drug Addiction, Obsessive-compulsive disorder, Bipolar Disorder, child/adult ADHD, and a number of childhood disorders including but not limited to Asperger’s Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Elimination Disorders, Separation Anxiety, and Reactive Attachment Disorder.
Who We Work With
We staff a large in-house therapy team, which means our psychologists and counselors can treat people of any age, from young children, to teenagers, adults, couples, and families. We also provide group therapy, psychological testing, and counseling services.
At Sankofa Psychological Services we offer income based sliding scale services for those who do not have insurance or are in financial need. Our goal is to not turn away anyone who needs services.
We are conveniently located in the heart of downtown Chicago on Michigan Avenue, also known as Chicago’s ‘Magnificent Mile.’ Our therapy suites are within walking distance of Chicago’s Loop, River North, Printer’s Row, Streeterville, and ‘New Eastside’ neighborhoods. In addition to several parking options, our offices are convenient to multiple bus lines (20, 29, 146, 147, 151), all CTA lines (Blue, Red, Orange, Purple, Brown, Green, and Pink) and to the Metra Electric and Indiana South Shore commuter train lines which operate from Millennium and Van Buren Stations.
NEW! Group Therapy Services
If you are looking for a supportive environment for therapy in the heart of downtown Chicago, consider participating in one of our therapy groups. We offer a convenient, scenic and comfortable group therapy setting adjacent to the Chicago loop, across from Millenium Park. Groups focus on issues such as anger management, addictions, sexuality, gender, process groups for men and women, plus we have groups for adolescents – read more
Contact Us Today to Learn More
Find a therapist by browsing our associates and contact anyone directly by email by selecting their name. If you are not sure which therapist is your best fit, please call or email us today for assistance. We check our voicemail and general inquiry email several times a day. Feel free to leave a message with your name and a way to reach you.