About Kristen McCourt, DNP

Dr. Kristen McCourt treats patients of all ages.

Dr. Kristen McCourt, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, develops a trusting, therapeutic relationship where clients feel heard and understood. She helps people of all ages with autism, intellectual disabilities, learning disorders, psychosis, mood disorders, and more.

Dr. McCourt earned a B.S. in pharmacology from University of Toledo, an M.S. in nursing from University of Illinois at Chicago, and a Doctor of Nursing Practice from University of Missouri. She has extensive experiences in hospital settings where she assessed, diagnosed, created treatment plans, and managed medications for clients of all ages.

During treatment, Dr. McCourt’s style is based on motivational interviewing and DBT. She collaborates with clients on both short and long-term goals, and values partnering with clients and families to create a safe, non-judgmental environment to build independence and improve well-being.

Specialties

  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry Consultation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Development Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Prescription/Refill
  • Psychiatric Medication Review
  • Psychiatry Consultation
  • Psychiatry Follow Up
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Schizophrenia/Psychotic Features
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Education
    University of Missouri

    Columbia

    University of Illinois

    Chicago

    University of Toledo (Bachelor’s)

    Locations

    Lisle, IL

    1500 Eisenhower Lane, Unit E
    Lisle, IL 60532-2125