Brit Creelman PhD is a seasoned therapist who has been helping individuals, couples, families, and communities for over 20 years. His passion for equity and healing the effects of trauma and depression has inspired a career that includes providing community-based recovery alternatives to psychiatric hospitalization, research on the relationship between trauma and substance use, peace and justice activism in war zones, and 10 years’ service as training director in a program for youth survivors of complex trauma.
Currently, in addition to maintaining a private practice in Evanston IL, Dr. Creelman serves as a therapist in a clinical trial using psilocybin to treat depression.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Childhood trauma - Learning how traumatic events in childhood can translate into adulthood; processing through difficult memories with the goal of moving past the experience and lingering symptoms
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Mindfulness - Bringing awareness to the present moment, while calmly acknowledging & accepting thoughts, feelings, and bodily sensations.
This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Sliding scale fees available for private pay clients.
Years of Experience: 22 years
Great Lakes Clinical Trials, Lead Facilitator for Psilocybin Study, 2020 - Present
Private Practice, Clinical Psychologist , 2021 - Present
Allendale Association, Director of Training , 2010 - 2020
DePaul University, PhD, 2000