Psychology

Life stress is inevitable, especially when you're dealing with struggles at school, in the workplace, and with your friends and family. It's nice to know that there is support to help you with these struggles. The Psychology Division at the Loyola Clinical Centers offers a full range of outpatient services that are designed to meet your psychological, emotional, and academic needs.

Children sitting on the floor in a circleIn keeping with our comprehensive approach to wellness, we provide well-rounded care to account for various factors contributing to psychological difficulties. Clients and family members may be closely involved in treatment in order to enhance the client's overall well-being and functioning. Ultimately, our client-centric approach is designed to will help you overcome your challenges and enable you to have more fulfilling relationships, be more successful at work and school, and improve your overall quality of life.

As a graduate training facility, Loyola University graduate students are trained to meet your psychological needs. Our graduate student clinicians receive direct supervision and expertise from multiple professors who are licensed to practice psychology in Maryland.

Our services include:

Therapy Services
Assessment Services
Adult
Individual counseling
Group counseling
Couples counseling
Family counseling
Career counseling
Psychoeducational testing (learning disabilities, deficits and strengths)
Testing for attentional difficulties
Neuropsychological testing (strokes, TBIs)

Child
Individual counseling
Family counseling
Social skills group counseling
Psychoeducational testing (learning disabilities, deficits and strengths)
Testing for attentional difficulties

Fee Comparison Chart

Therapy and Intervention for Psychotherapy
Average Community Rate  LCC Rate 
Individual Counseling
$125/session
$70/session with sliding scale available
Group Counseling
$70/session
$15/session with sliding scale available
Couples Counseling
$150/session
$70/session with sliding scale available
Family Counseling
$150/session
$70/session with sliding scale available
Educational Testing (learning disorders)
$1250/comprehensive evaluation
$600/comprehensive evaluation with sliding scale available
Psychoeducational Testing (comprehensive evaluation for concerns related to learning or attention problems)
$1500/comprehensive evaluation $600/comprehensive evaluation with sliding scale available
Social Skills Groups $70/session $195-$225 for 8-10 sessions with sliding scale fee for those who apply 

People who need psychology services typically have these kinds of concerns:

  • Have you been feeling sad, worried or angry more than usual?
  • Are problems with your temper, stress level, mood, or behavior causing trouble at home or work?
  • Are you or your child having trouble with relationships? Do you wish you could have more fulfilling relationships? Does your child need help making or keeping friends?
  • Are you grieving the loss of someone important to you?
  • Are you dealing with the effects of abuse or a traumatic event?
  • Do you think you or your child has a learning disability or problems paying attention?
  • Do you need testing to get accommodations or special services at school?
  • Are you having trouble handling your child’s behavior?
  • Is your child having trouble following rules, controlling his anger, or paying attention?

Contact Us

For questions about general psychology services, contact:

Michelle Sun Smith, Ph.D.
Division Director, Psychology
410-617-1200