Michael Fogel

Michael Fogel

Department Faculty
  • Department Faculty
    Forensic Psychology
    Associate Professor, Department of Forensic Psychology

  • The Chicago School Chicago
Forensic Psychology
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
222 Merchandise Mart Plaza Chicago, IL 60654
222 Merchandise Mart Plaza
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Dr. Fogel is Board Certified in Forensic Psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP). He began teaching at The Chicago School as adjunct faculty in spring 2003, the first academic year of the Forensic Psychology M.A. program. In January 2006, he joined the Department of Forensic Psychology as its Associate Chair. In May 2007, he became Chair. After over three years of service, in August 2010, Dr. Fogel transitioned to faculty. Prior to joining The Chicago School, Dr. Fogel served as Director of the Sex Offender Evaluation Unit for the Illinois Department of Corrections and as a forensic evaluator at Bridgewater State Hospital-Massachusetts' only maximum security forensic psychiatric hospital-for the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Dr. Fogel has extensive experience authoring forensic evaluation reports and providing expert witness testimony in both civil and criminal matters. He has completed forensic evaluations in several states and at the federal level. In addition to his activities at The Chicago School, Dr. Fogel serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the American Board of Forensic Psychology, which is the ABPP specialty board responsible for the certifying process in forensic psychology, and maintains a private forensic practice. Information concerning the types of services Dr. Fogel provides in his private practice is available at www.drmichaelfogel.com.

  • B.A. in Psychology, The Ohio State University
  • Psy.D., Illinois School of Professional Psychology
  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist—Illinois
  • Board Certified Forensic Psychologist, ABPP
Areas Of Expertise

Select Presentations

  • Fogel, M. H.  Assessing and managing a threat of violence in the workplace.  Business Continuity Planning Legal Forum. Patterson, Belknap, Webb, & Tyler LLP, New York, New York.
  • Fogel, M. H.  Planning for the aging client: An exploration of the mental conditions that might impair testamentary capacity.  Chicago Bar Association, Trust Law Committee Seminar: Planning for the Aging Client. Moderator: S. Bonneau, Chicago, Illinois. This seminar is available for DVD rental via the CBA.
  • St. Antoine, T. J., Keys, A., & Fogel, M. H.  How to be civil with the uncivil.  Panel moderated by H. Eastman & M. Posner for the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, ABA Section of Labor & Employment Law’s CLE Conference, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Fogel, M. H.  Navigating the judicial environment: When the therapeutic evaluator and treater becomes the testifying witness.  Catholic Charities, Lombard, Illinois.
  • Fogel, M. H., & Perry, D.  Sex offender risk assessment: Practices and procedures.  Summer School on Crime, Law, and Psychology, Center for Public Policy, Prague, Czech Republic.

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow, American Academy of Forensic Psychology - www.abfp.com
  • Member, American Psychological Association - www.apa.org
  • Member, American Psychology and Law Society - www.ap-ls.org
  • Member, Association of Threat Assessment Professionals - www.atapworldwide.org
  • Clinical Member, Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers - www.atsa.com
  • Member, Illinois Psychological Association - www.illinoispsychology.org