Karen Kane, PhD
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Karen L. Kane is a licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in developmental and neuropsychological assessment. She has been providing services to children and families for over ten years. Dr. Kane obtained her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology with a minor in Developmental Psychology at The Pennsylvania State University in 2002.
She completed both a pre-doctoral internship and a post-doctoral fellowship in Clinical Child/Pediatric Psychology at Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Since completing her training, she has worked within the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Northshore University Healthsystem Medical Group (formerly Evanston Northwestern Healthcare) and within the Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities Clinic at the Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Dr. Kane joined Madison Psychiatric Associates in 2012. She offers consultation and comprehensive evaluations to children and adolescents for concerns related to developmental, cognitive, behavioral, social-emotional, and psychological functioning, with particular specialty in assessment of neurodevelopmental disorders, autism spectrum disorders, learning disabilities, and psychiatric disorders.
Specific issues may include developmental delay, memory problems, attention problems, learning difficulties, academic underachievement, social difficulties, behavior problems, and anxiety/mood disorders. Dr. Kane’s practice also includes brief consultation for management of children’s emotional and behavioral issues. To learn more about Dr. Kane, download her brochure or read her blog post.