Support For Adults, Teens, Couples & Families

Donna R. Amstutz, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

I am a licensed clinical psychologist in private practice in Wheaton, Illinois and have been doing psychotherapy and consultation in the Chicago area for over 20 years. My practice consists of psychotherapy to adults, teens, couples and families. Additionally, I offer consultation to churches, educational institutions, community organizations, and health professional groups.

Areas of specialization include:
– depression
– anxiety and panic disorders
– stress management
– trauma-related experiences (physical abuse, sexual abuse/assault, car accidents, natural disasters, surgeries, overwhelming experiences of war, crimes, or bullying)
– relationship and family challenges
– grief and loss
– adjusting to illness and physical impairment
– social anxiety

My professional background includes work in community mental health centers, inpatient psychiatric units, and teaching in graduate nursing and psychology programs.

I am available for workshops and inservices in the following areas:

– Conflict Management
– The Use of the Myers-Briggs to assist in Defining Personal Needs, Career Direction, and Resolving Relationship Issues
– Strategic Stress Reduction
– Behavioral Medicine Consultation
– Forgiveness and Reconciliation


Ph.D. Clinical Psychology
Northern Illinois University

M.A. Developmental Psychology
Northern Illinois University

M.S. Nursing
St. Xavier College

B.S. Nursing
Cornell University

Certifications & Training:

Marriage and Family Therapist
Center for Family Studies
Northwestern University

Somatic Experiencing® Practitioner
Somatic Experiencing® Trauma Institute,

Contact Me

To schedule an appointment, please give me a call at (630) 510-0669 or send me an email by filling in the form below. If you believe you need immediate assistance, please call 911.

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610 West Roosevelt Road, Suite D-2, Wheaton, IL 60187