Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Schaelyn McFadden (she/her/hers)

Rooted Connections is being able to understand, untangle, strengthen, and build connections within ourselves, our community, and our support system. Our connections foster meaning and purpose in our daily lives, and promote growth, coping, and resiliency.
Dr. Schaelyn McFadden (she/her/hers)

Dr. McFadden strives to provide clients a collaborative, authentic, and supportive space to address their concerns, foster their strengths, and enhance their overall well-being. She takes an active approach and utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to best meet the client’s unique needs to promote lasting change. Through increasing self-awareness, strengthening skills, exploring alternative ways of thinking, and instilling healthier behavioral patterns, adolescents and young adults can achieve their goals, as well as better manage and embrace life’s complexities.

Dr. McFadden is a clinical psychologist licensed in Illinois and Wisconsin. Dr. McFadden has worked in multiple settings, including colleges, hospitals, and outpatient group practices. She graduated from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in 2015 and completed her Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Advocate Family Care Network-Childhood Trauma Treatment Program. Her clinical interests include depression, anxiety, body-image concerns, and life transitions. She has experience working with teenagers and young adults navigating overwhelming levels of stress related to academics, relationships, sports, work, and change. She also specializes in working with healthcare providers navigating personal and work stressors, including burnout. 

Services Dr. McFadden provides:

  • Therapy with Teenagers
  • Therapy with Adults

Note: All services are telehealth only. 

Dr. McFadden’s Contact Information:

773-417-6342 ext. 2007

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