Schedule an appointment with a Phobias/Irrational Fears Psychiatrist in River North, Chicago 

Meet Our Phobias/Irrational Fears Specialists In River North Near You
Phobias and irrational fears originate out of severe, persistent, and specific anxieties. Particular fears can cause an individual to experience both emotional and physical responses. When anxiety about a particular issue feels overwhelming, individuals may try to control their anxiety by completely avoiding it. By facing your fears and adjusting your behavioral responses with collaborative support from a professional, individuals can overcome their phobias and fears.

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Jamie Schubert


Jamie Schubert is a licensed physician assistant who specializes in adolescent and adult psychiatry. She understands that mental health issues surrounding fear and anxiety, commonly ignite the development of phobias and avoidance. Jamie works closely with her patients to help them increase their self esteem and overcome irrational concerns and fears by offering a safe space that is both welcoming and non-judgemental. She integrates her knowledge in the medical field, with mindfulness and other evidence-based therapeutic techniques to help her clients improve their negative thoughts and emotions that cause unhealthy habits.

Alexandra Gregor


Alexandra Gregor aims to provide compassionate and caring support for her clients who are dealing with psychological eating disorders. For individuals who are suffering from binge eating disorder, Alexandra approaches the emotions and negative behaviors exhibited by her clients in a patient-centered and goal-directed manner. Alexandra’s experience as a physician assistant has given her specific experience in internal medicine and women’s health, which assist in her clinical assessment and holistic understanding of the physical and psychological effects of eating disorders. Alexandra motivates her clients to achieve their physical and emotional goals by teaching awareness tactics and healthy coping skills.

Sahar Eftekhar

General & Addiction Psychiatrist

Sahar Eftekhar specializes in the treatment of addiction and substance abuse. Dr. Eftekhar is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry. She utilizes a comprehensive and integrative approach to help individuals acknowledge their unhealthy behaviors and promote positive and healthy changes to dealing with troubled emotions. Dr. Eftekhar stresses the significance of an initial thorough evaluation and proper diagnosis of specific underlying conditions that may be contributing to addiction. Based off of these initial assessments, Dr. Eftekhar provides effective and meaningful treatment through the practice of both psychopharmacology and psychotherapy.