Dr. Barry Cohn

Dr. Barry Cohn, PsyD

Hoffman Estates, Illinois Psychologist

Dr. Barry Cohn was recently interviewed in the Russian state owned media outlet by The Voice of Russia, as a Psychologist Expert on “Mental Illness and Violence in America.”

Dr. Barry M. Cohn has passionately dedicated over 3 decades to helping individuals, couples and families in need of clinical psychology.

Dr. Cohn is highly experienced in assessing and treating issues such as eating disorders, addiction and depression. In private practice since 1996, Dr. Cohn is also an educator, researcher and consultant working closely with colleagues, hospitals and law enforcement.

Dr. Cohn is one of our most experienced and accomplished professionals. Begin benefiting from his expertise today – call (888) 870-1775.

Dr. Cohn earned his Ph.D. in clinical psychology in 1989 from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology after completing his research project, “Object Relations Conceptualizations of Agoraphobia.” Dr. Barry Cohn is an often-quoted “go to” expert in his field and a sought-after lecturer at numerous industry conferences. He has been interviewed on radio and television for his insight about eating disorders and teens and cosmetic surgery.

Specialty Areas:
Clinical Psychologist Expert Witness in Evaluation and Assessment of Mental Health Competency, Capacity, and Testamentary Ability& Expert Witness in Mental Health Malpractice/Personal Injury Re: Standards of care in Mental Health- Psychotherapy with a wide rage of population.

Clinical Areas include:
Disorders of mood, depression, anxiety, work stress, adult adjustment, adolescent adjustment, obsessive and compulsive disorders, various additions including drug and sexual additions, court mandated psychotherapy and evaluation, anger management, abuse, post traumatic stress disorder, eating disorders, men and women issues, marriage and couples’ therapy, and personality disorders.

Other specialties are:
Health Psychology, Geriatric, and working with Observant Jewish or other religious populations.

Assessment and evaluations for behavioral problems, diagnostics, ADHD/ADD and learning disabilities in children and adults.

Memberships include: Association for Psychological Science, Society for Personality Assessment, International Association for Self Psychology. Professional Affiliate in American Psychological Association division (38) for Health Psychology and (19) Military Psychology.


  • Troubled Teens
  • Eating Disorders (over 20,000 clinical hours)
  • Trauma and Abuse
  • Addictions (Substance Abuse, Sex, Gambling)
  • Health Psychology
  • Geriatric Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology

Dr. Cohn is available for appointments at the Hoffman Estates IL office.

Make an appointment today by calling us on (888) 870-1775 or by filling out our Contact Form.