Treatment Issues

Chicago PsychologistTreatment Issues

  • Academic issues: including time management, test taking, or choosing a field of study in preparation for a career
  • ACOA and codependency issues
  • Adoption issues
  • Bicultural issues influencing identity, relationships and career
  • Coping with medical conditions or illnesses
  • Cultural diversity, acculturation and identity issues experienced by 1st generation U.S. born citizens, international residents, or US citizens returning from living abroad
  • Disordered Eating issues
  • Emotional issues such as depression/anger, anxiety, mood changes
  • Employment indecision or conflict, relationship issues
  • Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual issues, including deciding when/how to come out
  • Grief and mourning responses to losses involving relationships with people/pets, jobs, following geographical moves
  • Midlife transitions, e.g. launching adolescents from the family, entering the job market, changing career course, returning to school for a career change
  • Military veterans or their family members
  • Police or their family members
  • Romantic relationship issues, e.g. premarital/marital partners, separation/divorce, bicultural relationships, intimacy issues, communication difficulties
  • Self-esteem issues
  • Sexual abuse;  PTSD – military, stranger or date rape
  • Sexual/gender identity
  • Shame
  • Stress management
  • Substance use (alcohol, recreational or prescription drugs)

Chicago psychologist

Patricia McMahon, PsyD

Chicago Psychologist

Call 847-570-0817 for an initial consultation.

Feel free to leave a voicemail for Dr. McMahon as only she will listen to your message.   Or you may text her your first name and telephone number ONLY to 847.922.6672 .

Dr. McMahon is a Clinical Psychologist licensed in Illinois and providing services in downtown Chicago (60602) and Park Ridge (60068).

Chicago psychologist