Greetings! Dr. Ngonzi Truth Crushshon is a licensed-eligible psychologist with 15+ years of experience in the mental health field, specializing in healing for psychological trauma. She utilizes Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and storytelling to help individuals “work through” or process their trauma stories. Dr. Truth’s purpose and mission is to BREAK GENERATIONAL CYCLES (family patterns, relationship patterns, unproductive thoughts and feelings of fear that keep you "stuck" in situations) that state if you were born with certain risk factors you must live a certain lifestyle. Dr. Truth seeks to utilize empowerment to assist individuals, families, and communities in reclaiming their power and to discover their purpose in life.
Dr. Truth’s doctorate is in Clinical Psychology indicating that she has interfaced and assisted clients/patients with tackling some of the most severe mental health concerns and life challenges. She has cared for persons within fostercare/youth in care facilities, juvenile detention centers, jails, mental health courts, residential group homes, nursing homes, long-term care facilities, homeless shelters, and those with dual diagnoses: mental health & substance abuse as well as mental health & medical concerns within psychiatric emergency rooms, private practices, community mental health clinics, headstart programs, and alternative schools.
Dr. Truth provides outpatient treatment for individuals, couples, and families. She addresses primary concerns of Schizophrenia, Psychosis, Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar, PTSD (physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, multiple traumas), ADHD, Autism/Developmental Delay/Intellectual Disability, Grief/Loss, Relationship Conflict, Career/Life Transitions, and other mental health concerns.
Dr. Truth began working in grassroots, urban ministry with youth and families on the South Side of Chicago, her hometown. She loves seeing people reach their therapeutic, personal, family, academic/professional and relationship goals. If you feel that we are a good fit, then call for a free consultation.