Kim Dell’Angela is an Associate Professor and Associate Department Chair of Operations for the APA accredited Doctoral program in Clinical Psychology at the Chicago Campus of TCSPP. A graduate of Rutgers University and Loyola University Chicago, her career has been spent in academic and medical settings as a teacher, clinician and leader. During her 17 years on the faculty of Loyola Stritch School of Medicine she held appointments in Pediatrics, Anesthesiology and Psychiatry providing clinical consultation and psychological services to children and adults as a member of the medical staff. She has served on many multidisciplinary research, education, program development and clinical teams in areas of chronic illness, alternative medicine, child protection, behavioral medicine and developmental disabilities. Dr.Dell’Angela’s interest in health and wellness continued during her time at Harper Community College where she served as the Associate Dean of Wellness and Director of the College’s Student Health Service and Counseling Center. She has also held appointments to the graduate school faculty of University of Phoenix and the Illinois School of Professional Psychology and the undergraduate faculty of Loyola University Chicago.
Dr. Dell’Angela served as the Chair and Vice Chair of the University Faculty Council at Loyola University and has interests in and experience with organizational change, governance, and state, regional and professional accreditation. Her research interests, media work, professional presentations and publications have included topics in wellness, behavioral medicine, autistic spectrum disorders, pain management, parenting, pediatric chronic illness, child abuse and neglect and stress management. Dr. Dell ‘Angela’s work in community has focused on child advocacy and wellness including a 12 year appointment to Illinois Child Death Review and service on many boards and committees focused on chronic illness and child health, wellbeing and protection.