Nadia Jones

Nadia

Jones

Nadia Jones

Department Faculty

  • Roles:

  • Associate Professor MFT Department

  • Associate Director of Community Partnerships

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  • Campus:
  • Los Angeles
Department
Marriage & Family Therapy
Institution
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Address Map of 617 W 7th St Los Angeles CA 90017
Office 827A
617 W 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Office Phone
213-283-4230
Email
Biography

Dr. Jones is an Associate Professor for the MFT Department and the Associate Director of Community Partnerships at TCSPP LA campus. Dr Jones is also a bilingual Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist working in her private practice that includes a sliding scale to low income families. At the university, Dr. Jones enjoys teaching practicum seminar, child and adolescents and community mental health among other classes. Dr. Jones has extensive experience in counseling children, adolescents and families, since her internship years in 2001. She started working with kindergarten children in the educational psychology field in 2001 and fell in love with the population. Dr. Jones continued working with children, families and couples in Peru, and then in the U.S. when she moved here in 2005. In the U.S. she did her internship on a free community mental health clinic, and subsequently joined a DMH contracted agency to focus on the Latino community and other minorities. Dr. Jones has worked with 4 different mental health agencies in LA County. Dr Jones was also a lecturer at CSUN and Cal State Dominguez Hills.

Dr. Jones has training and experience in a wide range of modalities of theoretical and evidence-based practice modalities including CBT, Solution Focused, Family Systems, Trauma Focused CBT, Triple-P, MAP, Psychodynamics and Cultural Diversity. This helps her in her other job as a clinical supervisor for North Star Counseling Center in Bishop, CA. Her experience in clinical work with a variety of populations allows her to provide real life case examples to students and to enhance their counseling skills for the jobs they will face in their future. Dr. Jones' research focuses on The Positive Parenting Program and she is also highly interested in child and adolescent disorders, family therapy and cultural issues.

Education History
Degree Institution
BA and License in Psychology Universidad Cesar Vallejo
Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy Argosy University
EdD in Counseling Psychology Argosy University
Professional Memberships
Role Organization
CAMFT
AAMFT
Licenses
MFT (USA)
Psychology (Peru)
Community Involvement
Role Organization
Clinical Supervisor North Star Counseling Center
Clinical Supervisor Magnolia Science Academy 7
Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise
Child & Adolescent Development Adolescence
Discipline
Parenting Styles
School Issues (Bullying)
Clinical Psychology / Mental Health Anxiety Disorders
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
DSM/Diagnosis
Mood Affective Disorders / Suicide
Oppositional-Defiant Disorders
Phobia
Post-Traumatic Growth
Self-Injury
Stress/Coping
Trauma/PTSD
Diversity Acculturation
Community Mental Health
Cultural Issues
Diversity Issues
Immigration/Immigrant Issues
Latino/a Mental Health
Religion and Spirituality
Domestic Violence Child Abuse
Sexual Abuse
Marriage & Family Blended Families
Divorce
Family Reunification
Family Therapy
Foster Care
Mediation
Parenting
Relationships and Dating
Mood Disorders Depression
PTSD/Trauma Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Therapeutic/Theoretical Orientation Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
Family Systems Theory
Humanistic/Existential
Multicultural psychology
Object Relations
Positive Psychology
Relational Cultural Therapy