Author: Rachel Aron

Statement regarding president’s immigration order

In response to President Trump’s Executive Order on immigration, The Chicago School has informed faculty and students who may be affected, as well as anyone traveling for our many global programs including residencies, field experience, and study abroad. We will continue to monitor the situation and advise students and faculty of any changes. Our Offices […]

Institute for Professional & Continuing Studies earns APA 5-year approval

The Chicago School’s Institute of Professional & Continuing Studies (IPCS) has been granted Five Year Approval by the American Psychological Association Continuing Education Committee (APA CEC). ICPS offers Continuing Education (CE) courses for credit to mental health professionals, so that they may stay in compliance with their respective industry’s standards, and first gained approval from […]

The West Los Angeles Counseling Center gains APPIC approval

The Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC) Board of Directors approved The Chicago School’s West Los Angeles Counseling Center pre-doctoral internship program for membership in APPIC. The Center’s pre-doctoral internship is exclusive to students of The Chicago School, and will provide the Clinical Psy.D. and Forensic Psy.D. students from Chicago, Los Angeles, and […]

Emotional dimensions impacting healthcare access

Dr. Hector Adames and Dr. Nayeli Chavez were quoted in this Mayo Clinic blog post which discusses emotional dimensions that can impact access to health care. “So how might we support each other in keeping in mind the emotional elements that prevent access to health care? How might we support each other in listening for the […]

Ensuring suicide prevention remains part of the mental health conversation

With our fall semester in full swing, we paused to acknowledge National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 to October 15, and National Suicide Prevention Week in September. Hispanic Heritage Month is a celebration that recognizes the contributions Hispanics and Latinas/os make to the U.S. while honoring their heritage and culture. The rich and vibrant Latina/o […]

The Chicago School Makes History by Welcoming the First Clinical Psy.D. Class in New Orleans

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Xavier University of Louisiana’s ([email protected]) Doctor of Clinical Psychology Program officially launched for the 2015 fall semester in New Orleans, boasting an inaugural class of 16 students. The program is the first of its kind offered in the state of Louisiana, and the only Clinical Doctoral Program in […]