Brian Humphrey Psy.D., MSCP
Licensed Clinical & Prescribing Psychologist
Dr. Brian Humphrey is a licensed Medical Psychologist and a licensed clinical psychologist, professor, psychometrician, clinical training supervisor, researcher, and author who has provided psychotherapeutic services in healthcare, forensic, and academic settings. As a graduate with honors from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, Dr. Humphrey earned a Bachelor of Sciences Degree in Psychology with a concentration in pre-medicine. He subsequently earned his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology “With Distinction” at Adler University in Chicago and later earned a Master of Science in Clinical Psychopharmacology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. Dr. Humphrey is the first Licensed African American male Prescribing Psychologist in the State of Illinois and the country.
As an agent of social justice, he actively challenges systems that maintain discrimination, lobbies for resources to improve adverse conditions in underserved communities, and advocates for equal access to physical and mental healthcare. While much of his clinical training and employment has been in a primary care setting, Dr. Humphrey is a skilled clinician with direct clinical experience in Forensics, Community Health, Private Practice, and academia. He is an active member of the American Psychological Association and the Illinois Psychological Association. Dr. Humphrey provides care to culturally diverse populations including Children, Families, Adolescents, Adults, Geriatrics, and Marital and Family systems. Dr. Humphrey has a passion and research interest in issues/ dynamics related to Men’s Health and Wellness and both founded and was the Director of the Men’s Health Initiative at Cook County Health, a program that functions within Englewood Health Center targeting social determinants of health that affect the holistic wellness of African American men in underserved communities. His non-professional interests include photography, videography, musical composition, and spending quality time with his family and friends.
Areas Of Specialty:
Clinical Psychology, Prescribing Psychologist, African American Men’s Physical and Mental Health.