Advanced Psych Care

ADD Center
Psychological Testing
Divorce Mediation
Biofeedback, Hypnosis and Relaxation Training
Depression, Anxiety, and OCD
Pain Management
Nutritional Supplementation
Tapes and CDs
Contact and Registration Information

Advanced Psych Care is a mental health center offering the most effective and advanced psychological treatments for all people from 5 years old to seniors, including psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Play Attention and Smart Brain for ADD, EMDR, Hypnosis, and Biofeedback. Psychological testing is available, including comprehensive objective tesing for Attention Deficit Disorder and Learning Disabilities. We provide scientfically-validated non-medical alternative treatments in addition to standard counseling and therapy. We're a small office with a BIG HEART. 

Welcome to our Website!  This website has been designed to provide information for web browsers to find useful information on the treatment options available for Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Depression, Anxiety, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Bipolar Disorder, and Chronic Pain.  Our site also describes the innovative treatments that are available at Advanced Psych Care, including Play Attention, Smart Brain and Captain's Log for ADD, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) for PTSD, Biofeedback and Hypnosis for anxiety and a variety of physical conditions, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for depression, bipolar, anxiety, panic, OCD, Chronic Pain, etc., Interpersonal Therapy for depression, and Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy for chronic depression. 
On this site, you will also find that we offer Divorce Mediation services. 
We also have nutritional information listed that can help with a variety of conditions, including ADD, Depression, Obsessions, Anxiety, and others to help bring your brain up to optimal functioning. Tapes and CD's are available for depression, anxiety, panic, chronic pain, OCD, and relaxation. 
If you wish to contact us, see the contact information below, or click on the navigation screen "Contact Us."  In order to speed the intake process, please download, print out and sign and fill out the registration, financial information, and patient responsibility forms.
If you are coming in to see Dr. Richardson for an ADD evaluation, please download and fill out the Diagnostic Screening Survey included in the ADD Center section. 
Insurance accepted:  Most insurance is accepted by Dr. Richardson, including:
Aetna PPO/ HMO
Blue Cross/ Blue Shield HMO (APS)
Blue Cross/ Blue Shield PPO
Humana HMO/PPO
Tricare (out of network)
United Health Care (UBH)
Motorola APS
Unicare HMO
Unicare PPO (out of network)
Cigna Health Care
Billing: Our billing is handled through Chicagoland Medical Billing Service.  When CMBS sends out statements to patients, they are labeled as coming (nondescriptly) as A.P.C., in order to provide a measure of confidentiality.  APC stands for, of course, Advanced Psych Care.  If you have any questions about your billing statement, contact CMBS by mail or phone::
Chicagoland Medical Billing Service
5301 State Street
Suite 117
Rockford, IL  61108
Phone: 815-986-4444
Fax:     815-986-0793

Brian Richardson, Psy.D.

Clinical Psychologist


Dr. Richardson provides psychotherapy and psychological testing services for a wide range of patients, from ages 5 and over.  Dr. Richardson has a good sense of humor and personal warmth that quickly puts clients at ease.


Dr. Richardson has been trained in the use of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for a wide range of conditions.  He has been specially trained in a variety of innovative treatments, including Play Attention and Smart Brain for children and adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD and ADHD), the Captain's Log computerized cognitive training software for ADD, Learning Disabilities and rehabilitation for closed head injuries, EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) for trauma and anxiety, Hypnosis, and Biofeedback for chronic pain and other conditions. 


Dr. Richardson is also experienced in providing traditional psychodynamic therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy for depression, anxiety, OCD, sexual dysfunction, and other common emotional problems.

Our Address:
3233 N. Arlington Heights Rd. Suite 301 B
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Phone: 847-222-0793    Fax: 847-222-9769
At the start of 2008, we moved 1.5 miles north to 3233 N. Arlington Heights Road.  We are located at the intersection of Arlington Heights Road and University Drive(Old Willow Road), one stoplight south of Dundee Road.  We are in the 3-story building at the Northeast corner of the intersection, across the street from Concept Food Brokers.  We are on the third floor, room 301.