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Karen Jaffe, PsyD

Psychologist

Chicago, IL

About Karen Jaffe

Beginning therapy is a difficult decision. It means you have exhausted your own resources, trying to find your way out of a difficult place in your life. Making yourself vulnerable in a new situation, such as therapy, is a courageous step. Dr. Jaffe works with patients addressing their current problems and if necessary explore the possible underlying patterns that may be contributing to their current emotional struggle. Dr. Jaffe has worked with adults and older adolescents struggling with feelings of sadness, loss, depression, anxiety, as well as problems with self-esteem and difficulties in relationships, familial or work related. She treats both individuals and couples and has been practicing for 30 + years. ***PLEASE NOTE THE NO SHOW POLICY-ZOCDOC PATIENTS WHO NO SHOW THEIR FIRST APPOINTMENT WILL INCUR A NO SHOW FEE*** Dr. Karen Jaffe is dedicated and reputable psychologist, licensed with state of Illinois. She earned her Psy.D in Clinical Psychology from Illinois School of Professional Psychology in Chicago. She is a Psi Chi Member of the National Honor Society in Psychology and was listed in Who’s Who in the Midwest in 1978 and ’79. Dr. Jaffe is a founding member of the Chicago Association for Psychoanalytic Psychology where she was a member from 1980-1984. She served as a board member for Family Counseling Services of Glencoe from 1996-2000. She has been a professor of Psychology to both Graduate and Undergraduate students at National-Louis University in Chicago and Kendall College in Evanston, Illinois.

In-network insurances

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield

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  • Psychologist

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Education and training

  • Argosy University, Illinois School of Professional Psychology, PsyD in Clinical Psychology
  • Boston University (Bachelor’s)
  • Washington University, St. Louis, Masters in Counseling Psychology

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

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NPI number

1154357044

Karen Jaffe's office location

Karen Jaffe, PSYD

25 E Washington St, Suite 1502

Chicago, IL 60602

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