Steve Kulb



Steve Kulb

Department Faculty

  • Associate Professor

  • Campus:
  • Chicago, IL
Clinical Psychology
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Address Map of 325 N Wells Chicago IL 60654
Office 321
325 N Wells
Chicago, IL 60654

Dr. Kulb joined the faculty of the Department of Forensic Psychology of The Chicago School in 2011 and then the Department of Clinical Psychology in 2018. In addition to teaching on the core faculty, he served as a supervising psychologist in the Forensic Center of the The Chicago School, where he also conducted parent capacity and child custody evaluations. Before joining The Chicago School faculty, he worked 14 years at the Allendale Association, where in addition to providing psychotherapy and psychological assessment services, he served as a clinical coordinator of a community based in-home psychotherapy program, as well as provided clinical supervision of professional staff, post-doctoral fellows, pre-doctoral interns, and psychotherapy and psychodiagnostic assessment practicum students in their work with children and adolescents in the Allendale Association's residential, therapeutic day school, and outpatient programs. Prior to working at the Allendale Association, Dr. Kulb was an Instructor of Psychiatry in the Section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry of the University of Chicago Hospitals, where he provided psychotherapy services to outpatients and psychodiagnostic assessment to outpatients in the Department of Psychiatry and to inpatients at Chicago Lakeshore Hospital. He then accepted an appointment as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Chicago when he transitioned to private practice. He also provided psychological assessment services to inpatients and psychotherapy services to outpatients at The Rock Creek Center, a psychiatric facility in Lemont, Illinois, and was a consulting psychologist for the One-to-One Learning Center in Northfield, Illinois from 1991 to 2017. Dr. Kulb has maintained an independent practice of psychodiagnostic assessment and psychotherapy of children, adolescents, and adults for more than twenty-five years. Dr. Kulb is the co-author with Chaya H. Roth of The Multiple Facets of Therapeutic Transactions.

Education History
Degree Institution
B.M.E. Music Education Indiana University
Psy.D. Clinical Psychology The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Professional Memberships
Role Organization
Member American Psychological Association (APA) Division 39--Psychoanalysis
Clinical Psychology, Illinois
Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise
Child & Adolescent Development Adolescence
Clinical Psychology / Mental Health ADD/ADHD
Assessment/Psychological Testing
Psychology Subdisciplines - Clinical Psychology
Therapeutic/Theoretical Orientation Psychoanalysis

Roth, C. H., & Kulb, S.D. (1997). The Multiple Facets of Therapeutic Transactions. Madison, CT: International Universities Press.

Professional Skills
child and adolescent psychology, children and families, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), psychodynamic psychology, psychological testing