Daniel Laluna, PsyD, Clinical Director

Provider Type: Psychologist

Serving: Adolescents 13-17, Adults 18-59, Adults 60+, Children 0-5, Children 6-12

About Daniel Laluna, PsyD, Clinical Director

Dr. Daniel Laluna, PsyD, Clinical Director, has extensive experience working with children and adolescents with issues such as anxiety, self-esteem, bullying, school refusal, depression, parental divorce, impulsivity, behavior struggles, and grief/loss. He also specializes in expressive arts processing groups to help children and adolescents explore their identity and express emotions through poetry, music, art, and drama.

Dr. Laluna received a BA from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and PsyD with a concentration in child and adolescent mental health from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. He also has extensive testing experience and administers comprehensive psychological evaluations (e.g. cognitive, achievement, neuropsychological, and social-emotional functioning) to children and adolescents to identify and obtain a better understanding of their strengths and weaknesses.

Dr. Laluna emphasizes attachment and relationships as a key element to the progress and well-being of his clients. He also integrates play therapy and insight-oriented therapy as part of his approach.

Areas of Treatment

  • ADHD Executive Functioning Testing
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Art Therapy
  • Attention Issues / ADHD
  • Autism Evaluations
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bullying
  • Career Counseling
  • CBT
  • Christian Counseling
  • Chronic Pain/Illness
  • Coping with Pandemic / COVID
  • Crisis / Trauma
  • Cross-Cultural
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Diet/Nutrition
  • Divorce/Family Conflict
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Therapy
  • Grief/Loss/End of Life
  • Learning Disabilities
  • LGBTQI+ Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Neuropsychological Issues
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Play Therapy
  • Postpartum Depression / Anxiety / OCD
  • Pre-Surgical Testing
  • Psychological Testing
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Injury/Harm
  • Sleep Disorders/Issues
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress/Worry
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Testing for IEP/504 Plan Development
  • Transgender
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Management
  • Women's Issues/Infertility
  • Services Provided

  • Psychological Testing
  • Locations

    Chicago – Southport

    Insurance

    • Aetna EAP
    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • American Behavioral
    • American Behavioral EAP
    • Anthem BCBS EAP
    • BCBS Blue CHOICE PPO
    • BCBS HMO – DMG
    • BCBS PPO
    • Beacon Health Options
    • Behavioral Health Systems
    • Cigna
    • CIGNA EAP
    • ComPsych
    • ComPsych EAP
    • CURALINC EAP
    • Health Alliance
    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • Humana
    • Magellan
    • Magellan EAP
    • MCM MedCare Management
    • MHN-Healthnet
    • MHNET (Aetna)
    • Optum - UHC EAP
    • PHCS/MULTIPLAN
    • TRICARE
    • UBH EAP
    • United Healthcare / United Behavioral Health