Kristen McCourt, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Provider Type: Psychiatrist / Prescriber

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

About Kristen McCourt, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC

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.

Areas of Treatment

  • Addictions
  • Anger Management
  • Attention Issues / ADHD
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Eating Disorders
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Services Provided

  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Locations


    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • BCBS HMO – DMG
    • BCBS PPO
    • Beacon Health Options
    • Cigna
    • ComPsych
    • ComPsych EAP
    • Dupage Medical Group PHO
    • Health Alliance
    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • MHN-Healthnet
    • MHNET (Aetna)
    • Multiplan-PHCS
    • United Healthcare / United Behavioral Health