Maria Hwang, PhD


Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Mt. Prospect, Illinois 60056

Narrative of Services:

Dr. Hwang treats children, adolescents and adults diagnosed with OCD and OC related disorders. She utilizes an integrative approach of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Exposure with Response Prevention (ERP), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Habit Reversal in order to provide individualized and comprehensive care. Dr. Hwang implements evidence-based treatments to address co-occurring disorders. The majority of her practice is focused on OCD, OC Related Disorders (e.g., trichotillomania and excoriation disorder) and other anxiety disorders.
Facilities accessible by clients of all mobility levels (ADA accessible): Yes

Training Description:

Dr. Hwang completed an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship in 2014 at the Family Service and Guidance Center in Topeka, KS. There, she received specialized training in the treatment of OCD, OC related disorders, and anxiety as part of the Anxiety Treatment Program. She continued to receive training in treating individuals with such diagnoses during her post-doctoral fellowship in a private practice. Dr. Hwang has completed several workshops focused on the treatment of OCD, OC related disorders, and anxiety as it relates to children, adolescents and adults.