Nancy Peddle



Nancy Peddle

Dissertation Affiliate Faculty

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International Psychology
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
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Nancy Peddle, Ph.D. is the Founder and Executive Director of LemonAid Fund, working with individuals who have experienced injustices who want to improve their lives and those of their families and communities. Dr. Peddles' expertise has taken her to more than 24 countries, many of which were war-torn (Sierra Leone, Kosovo, Middle-East) or immersed in a natural disaster (Aceh, Indonesia), with a focus on leadership, early childhood, child protection, women's issues, community-based programs, systems, participatory research, trauma and psychosocial needs of children. Her current area of focus is building systems, addressing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) issues, forgiveness and education in Sierra Leone, West Africa. She was a Research Fellow at Prevent Child Abuse America and was the first Executive Director for the International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect. She has worked at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology since 2011. She has lived the experiences, published extensively, and presents worldwide.

Education History
Degree Institution
M.A. in Human Organization and Systems Bank Street College of Education
M.S. in Education Bank Street College of Education
Ph.D. in Human Organization and Development Fielding Graduate University
Certificate of Business Administration (CBA) University of Illinois at Chicago
Certificates in: Trust in organizations, participatory action research, forgiveness and metaphysics areas.
Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise
Business/IO Psychology Consulting Skills
Employee Motivation
Executive Coaching
Organizational Development
Organizational Diversity
Training and Development
Child & Adolescent Development Cognitive Development
Identity Development
Parenting Styles
Physical Development
Social Development
Social Development
Domestic Violence Child Abuse
Sexual Abuse
PTSD/Trauma Crisis Intervention
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Secondary Traumatic Stress