Dr. Pachan, a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, received her doctorate of philosophy and master’s of arts in clinical psychology from Loyola University Chicago. She completed her psychology internship training at Cambridge Health Alliance at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Pachan obtained a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of Michigan.
In clinical practice, Dr. Pachan works with clients of all ages in individual and family therapy. She specializes in combined cognitive and emotional assessment for individuals age five years old through elderly adults, specifically for complicated psychiatric diagnosis, career and academic issues, fitness for duty, psychological disability, and intercultural issues in psychological assessment.
Dr. Pachan specializes in working with clients facing academic and career problems, motivational issues, depression, panic/anxiety, and post-traumatic stress. Her therapeutic approach integrates psychodynamic psychotherapy, with cognitive behavioral techniques.