Dr. Travis Musich, Psy.D

Post-Doctoral Psychology Fellow

 

Dr. Travis Musich is a psychologist who holds Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at National Louis University. He also earned a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from the same institution. His academic journey began at Loyola University Chicago, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, minoring in Spanish and the Psychology of Crime and Justice.

Dr. Musich’s professional training includes a predoctoral internship in Health Service Psychology at the University Health & Counseling Services, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, and a postdoctoral fellowship in Clinical Psychology & Client-Centered Psychotherapy at Person-Centered Psychological Services in Chicago, Illinois. His training and professional experience providing psychotherapy, psychological assessment, and neuropsychological evaluations to adolescents and adults in inpatient hospitals, university counseling centers, and private practice.

His specialties include treating individuals grappling with disconnection due to trauma, mental health challenges like anxiety, depression, grief, and relationship issues. Dr. Musich is committed to providing a warm, non-judgmental, empathic space. His approach is tailored to help clients navigate overwhelming emotions, fostering deep self-awareness and acceptance of their authentic selves.

With specialized training in trauma-informed care, Dr. Musich adeptly addresses complex traumatic distress, which often manifests in relationship difficulties, emotion dysregulation, dissociation, and psychosis. He is particularly skilled in supporting adult survivors of physical and emotional abuse or neglect, emphasizing safety and trust in the therapeutic process.

As a gay therapist, Dr. Musich brings extensive experience and training in affirming care for LGBT clients. He is deeply passionate and committed to serving the LGBTQIA+ community, offering individual, relationship, and group therapy that is sensitive to their unique needs. His practice is a safe, respectful space for clients to explore their identities, including those who are queer, gender fluid, polyamorous, and part of the kink+ communities.

Clients Travis Works With

  • Adults
  • Relationships
  • Groups

 

Therapeutic Specialties

  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Dissociation
  • Family issues
  • Sexuality and Gender Identity
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • Trauma and Post-Traumatic Stress
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis and Schizophrenia
  • Relationship Difficulties
  • Sex and Intimacy Concerns
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Abuse and Intimate Partner Violence