ANNA HAMMOND, PSY.D.
Dr. Hammond is a licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in the treatment of children, adolescents, young adults and families. Her clients struggle with a wide range of challenges including social anxiety, depression, trauma, self-injury, and adjustment to life changes. Dr. Hammond obtained her doctorate of clinical psychology from the University of Hartford. She completed her residency in child and adolescent psychology at Wayne State University and finished her training during her post-doctoral fellowship at Linden Oaks Hospital at Edward.
Dr. Hammond is the lead psychologist at AMITA GlenOaks Therapeutic Day Schools. She manages a team of therapists as they focus on developing best practices for better outcomes for teenagers in the six county metro Chicago area. She has extensive experience conducting psychological evaluations for school districts and families. Additionally, Dr. Hammond provides professional presentations for educators on the topics of child/adolescent mental health issues.
Today, youth face unprecedented high levels of stress and anxiety. Dr. Hammond provides a safe and supportive environment in which children and teens explore their challenges and learn skills to navigate a rapidly-changing world. Dr. Hammond approaches treatment using evidenced-based methods including an Acceptance and Commitment Therapy model while maintaining holistic treatment. She balances compassion and support for patient growth and development while also providing parents with guidance. Dr. Hammond respects the role parents and family play in nurturing the path to autonomy for children and teens.
Direct Contact Information
Anna Hammond, Psy.D.
Phone: (630) 717-5911 – option 0