330 E. Main Street, Suite 216

Barrington, Illinois 60010


Copyright  © 2019 by Dr. Shelly Scamardo.  All Rights Reserved.

Kids SPOT.

Who I Help

  • Toddlers (1-3)

  • Preschoolers (3-5)

  • School Age (5-9)

  • Tweens (9-12)

  • Teens (13+)

A place where 

kids can be kids

treatment areas

  • Anxiety 

  • Depression

  • Social Anxiety

  • Fears & Phobias

  • School Problems

explore  learn  grow

I work with families of all shapes and sizes to help kids be

the best they can be

Shhh! Session

in progress!


sand tray therapy

Sand Tray Therapy offers a structured and safe place for kids to learn how to express their feelings and explore their inner world. Treatment for anxiety and depression may include sand tray interventions as part of a cognitive behavioral (CBT) approach.

play therapy

Play therapy offers a structured and safe place for kids to learn how to express their feelings. Kids will learn how to identify their emotions, developing the words they often lack to explore difficult thoughts and feelings in order to develop positive ways of coping.

about me

Welcome! I am a Licensed Clinical Psychologist specializing in the treatment of children and adolescents.  I have more than 20 years of experience working in a variety of treatment settings, including local schools, police departments, outpatient clinics, day treatment, inpatient and residential treatment settings.


Accepting New Clients!

  • Daytime

  • Evenings

  • Weekends

  • Immediate     Openings       Available


  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

  • Attachment Based

  • Psychodynamic

  • Exposure Therapy

  • Play Therapy

  • Sand Tray Therapy

  • Parent Consultations

  • Family Therapy

330 E. Main St. #216

Barrington, IL 60010