|Dr. Mack Haggerty has an extensive and varied background in human behavior and clinical intervention and assessment. He obtained his master’s degree in counseling while on active duty in the United States Navy at Naval Station Charleston, South Carolina in 1990. Since then, he has worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings, and obtained his Doctorate Degree in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.) from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in Chicago. Dr. Haggerty completed his internship with the Central Arkansas Veteran’s Healthcare System in Little Rock, Arkansas.Dr. Haggerty’s specialties and professional interests include the assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders – including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – depressive disorders, anger management, ethical issues in clinical psychology, veteran’s issues, couples’ therapy, autism spectrum disorder, childhood fluency disorders, and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Dr. Haggerty utilizes a variety of treatment modalities to help his clients, including cognitive-behavioral therapy, rational-emotive therapy, motivational counseling, and client-centered interventions. His sense of humor and pragmatic style are designed to put his clients at ease and utilize their perhaps unknown resources.
A lifelong aviation and classic vintage automobile enthusiast, Dr. Haggerty resides in the Northwest Suburbs with his wife and twin boys.