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David Daskovsky, PhD

Sr. Psychologist
Director, Professional Training

David Daskovsky, PhD

Dr. Daskovsky earned his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Northwestern University’s School of Medicine in 1988 . He completed his internship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital’s Institute of Psychiatry and also served as Chief Intern there in 1987-8. For the next nine years, Dr. Daskovsky provided individual and group psychotherapy as a staff member of NMH’s Extended Partial Hospitalization Program, which offered intensive, long term treatment for adults with severe mental illnesses including many who had suffered chronic trauma. In 1998, he became Director of Psycho-Social Rehabilitation at Trilogy, Inc. and in 2003 became that agency’s Clinical Director, a position he held until coming to Yellowbrick in 2009. While at Trilogy, Dr. Daskovsky was instrumental in the development of a highly respected practicum training program and has long been committed to teaching graduate students about the treatment of mental illness in community settings. He is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Psychology at Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine.

Dr. Daskovsky is the father of three emerging adults.

At Yellowbrick, emerging adults find their way home.

For more information, please contact Yellowbrick at 847-869-1500.