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.
Who We Work With
Our psychologists and counselors can treat people of any age, from young children, to teenagers, adults, couples, and families. 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.
Gain Access to an Extensive Team of Therapists and Therapy Specialties – Conveniently Located in Downtown Chicago
Get personalized therapy with the background support of a large team of licensed, trained and supervised therapists. Our therapy practice includes licensed counselors and psychologists; during 2014 we expanded our practice to include Psychiatry to allow the flexibility of providing a broader treatment program to our patients through the addition of pharmacological treatment when needed. Assessment services round out our ability to provide comprehensive treatment services to you.
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.
Some of our top specialties include Psychotherapy, Behavioral Training Programs, Play Therapy, Family and Couples Counseling, in addition to Psychiatry, Assessments, and Group Therapy. Read more about the benefits you can potentially gain from therapy services at Sankofa.
Sankofa provides testing and assessment services to a range of clients – from organizations with standardized testing needs – to practitioner and institutional referrals for psychological testing – to in-house testing for our therapy clients when additional evaluation is needed to create the optimal therapy treatment plan. Our testing practice spans all age groups – from the childhood years through all stages of adulthood.
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
Sliding Scale Therapy
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 – 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.