***​ATTENTION***

UPDATED 5/26/20*
Kane County Court Services has adjusted operations to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  The safety measures listed below are in force until further notice.  If you have a question for your probation officer, please call, text, or email them directly.  If you do not know their contact info, call the nearest probation office listed in the Contact tab on the top menu bar at the far right.  
  • Visitors: please follow directional markings on the floor to maintain social distancing. Only sit in chairs marked with an "X."
  • Contacts with probation officers will occur remotely or in the community at a safe distance of at least six feet.  
  • Staff members will wear personal protective equipment (PPE) when occupying a common area in both the office and community.
  • Common areas and shared equipment are sanitized at least three times per day.
  • A sign at the front door of the Elgin and Aurora offices instructs visitors to call the receptionist and discuss the purpose of their visit before entering the building.
  • All who enter a court services office are required to wash their hands or use a provided hand sanitizer immediately upon arrival.
  • All who enter a court services office must wear a mask covering their mouth and nose (effective 5/1/20 per Governor Pritzker’s Executive Order).  
  • Staff will take the temperature of approved visitors and ask them five questions related to COVID-19 exposure and symptoms.
  • We have several isolated areas for those who need to complete paperwork related to their supervision.
​*This webpage will be updated to reflect the addition or removal of safety measures as they are deemed appropriate.​


Kane County Diagnostic Center (KCDC)

530 S. Randall Rd St Charles IL 60174   

 

The Kane County Diagnostic Center is the Psychology Department for the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit. It provides psychological services to juvenile and adult offenders, which include: diagnostic evaluations, crisis intervention and individual, group and family psychotherapy. The Diagnostic Center provides the Court with expert testimony as well as consultation and training for court, and correctional and probation staff. It assists the Merit Commission by conducting screening tests for Sheriff's Deputy, Correctional Officers and Court Security applicants and provides Adult Court Services with psychological evaluations on candidates for specialized field officer positions. The Diagnostic Center also provides an APPIC-accredited doctoral internship program and is a training site for doctoral psychodiagnostic practicum students at the clinical/forensic graduate level.

KCDC Mission Statement

The mission of KCDC is to provide necessary and relevant psychological services to the Court, its agencies and the community in accordance with the ethical principles of the American Psychological Association and to continually increase the skill and knowledge of the staff in providing these services.