THE FANCY DOWNTOWN OFFICE
Address: 151 North Michigan
Avenue, Suite 814, Chicago, Illinois 60601
Phone: (312) 616-0006
Directions: The Doral
(now called The Millennium Park Plaza) is a tacky building
running the full block between Randolph and Lake Streets. It
on the East side of Michigan Avenue. If you enter
ground level on Michigan Avenue, take the single elevator to
with the ugly chandelier which is called the first floor. An
alternative is to walk up the steps on the outside of the building to
the lobby. From the lobby, you will be directed to my office
which is in the North bank of elevators. The office door
like the door to an apartment. Don't knock. Just
yourself in and have a seat in the waiting room to your left.
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a scientific andprofessional organizationthat represents psychology in
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disclosure of mental health information, creates privileges, and
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Carolbeth Shansky PhD
312 616 0006
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