Joshua Kellman, M.D.

Clinical Associate

5841 S. Maryland Ave., MC 3077
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Phone: 847-207-6170
Patient Calls: 847-853-8481
Fax: 847-853-8471

Education & Training

  • University of Chicago, B.A., 1987
  • Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, M.D.,1992
  • Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency, The University of Michigan Hospitals, 1992 - 1994
  • General Psychiatry Residency, The University of Michigan Hospitals, 1994 - 1996
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency, The University of Chicago, 1996 – 1998
  • Graduate Psychoanalyst, The Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis, 2008
  • Board Certified in General Psychiatry and in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Clinical Interests

  • Psychoanalysis
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Developmental psychology
  • Relationship between biology and psychology


  • Course Director, Multidisciplinary Case Conference, Section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1998 to Present
  • Course Director, Child and Adolescent Development, 2006 - Present
  • Course Director, Introduction to Interviewing Children and Adolescents, 2007 - Present

Society Memberships

  • American Psychoanalytic Association
  • International Psychoanalytic Association
  • Chicago Psychoanalytic Society


  • Leventhal, B., Kellman, J., Galatzer-Levy, R.M., and Kraus, L.:  “Divorce, Custody, and Visitation in Mid-Childhood,” in Galatzer-Levy, R.M. and Kraus, L.:  The Scientific Basis of Child Custody Decisions, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1999

Other Activities

  • Private practice in general psychiatry, child and adolescent psychiatry, and psychoanalysis in Wilmette, Illinois, and in downtown Chicago.