Dr. Kristine Strauss has experience with adult behavioral health evaluation and treatment. Dr. Strauss has been involved in the development, implementation and participation in specialty/problem solving courts. She has provided sex offender and domestic violence specific evaluations and treatments, court ordered mental health evaluation and individual therapy, restoration to fitness evaluation and treatment, substance use evaluation and outpatient treatment, anger management assessment and treatment, facilitation of parenting classes, and psychological testing. Dr. Strauss also has experience in creating and facilitating psychosocial rehabilitation groups for the chronically mentally ill. Additionally, she has conducted emergency department assessments for behavioral health admissions. Dr. Strauss has provided trainings for clinicians, Illinois public defenders, probation officers, and various officers of the Court. She received her BA in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from St. Xavier University and her MA in Counseling Psychology and PsyD in Clinical Psychology from Adler School of Professional Psychology (Adler University).
Dr. Sergio Grajeda has extensive experience in adult and juvenile forensic evaluation and treatment. Dr. Grajeda has provided sex offender and domestic violence specific evaluations and treatments, evaluation and treatment for sexually reactive children, treatment for survivors of sexual abuse, substance use evaluation and inpatient/outpatient treatment and anger management assessment and treatment. Additionally, Dr. Grajeda has worked in the medical field, both as a practitioner and a social worker. Most recently, he began working with the homeless veteran’s population and Federal specialty/problem solving courts. Dr. Grajeda has worked for numerous years in the under-served Latino community in the Chicago-land area. He is an accomplished international clinical trainer. He received his MD from University of San Carlos, his MA in Social Work from University of Chicago and his PhD in Clinical Social Work from The Institute for Clinical Social Work.