Barr-Harris Children’s Grief Center provides a safe, non-judgmental place where Chicago-area children who are facing the loss of a loved one could turn to for immediate and ongoing support, counseling and therapy. We have multiple locations.

To contact the Barr-Harris Children's Grief Center:
Phone (312) 922-7474, x310

For information about grief counseling, please call our main location downtown and we will help you determine the location closest and most convenient for you.

For information about our professional workshops and presentations, call Judy Schiffman at (312) 922-7474, x310

Downtown Chicago Location

Barr-Harris Children’s Grief Center

The Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis
122 S. Michigan Ave., Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60603

Barr-Harris Children’s Grief Center Branch Locations


Lauri Bauer Center — Deerfield
1020 Milwaukee Ave., Suite 120
Deerfield, IL 60015

518 Davis St.
Evanston, IL 60201


Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School
6245 S. Ingleside Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637


Little Company of Mary Hospital — Evergreen Park
2800 W. 95th St. (at California)
Evergreen Park, IL 60805