Campus Stories

Online Campus Receives Online Learner Support Certification

(CHICAGO) (JULY 24, 2018) Quality Matters (QM), an international non-profit organization specializing in standards, processes and professional development for quality assurance in online and blended learning nationally, has recognized The Chicago School of Professional Psychology’s Online Campus’ commitment to its students’ success and has awarded the Campus The Online Learner Support Certification. “The Quality Matters […]

Wayne Messmer, Ph.D. Wows Chicago Campus Graduates at Commencement Ceremony

The vocalist famous for wowing Chicago sports teams’ audiences with his rendition of the national anthem impressed graduates with his story of perseverance. At times quoting Eleanor Roosevelt, Winston Churchill or John Lennon, Dr. Wayne Messmer offered words of encouragement and inspiration as he delivered a rousing speech to the Chicago and Online campus graduates […]

2018 TCSPP Commencement Season Begins with SoCal Campus Ceremony

More than 230 Chicago School graduates from the SoCal and Online campuses, and about a thousand of their friends and family filled the Long Beach Terrace Theatre to celebrate the momentous occasion that is commencement. Amid the periodic cheers of support from the audience, the graduates were encouraged to “lean into” their new responsibilities and […]

Impacting Youth Suicide Prevention Using the Power of Data

When a young person dies by suicide, the loss devastates family and friends, teachers and teammates. The only hope is that the tragedy will spur action and prevent future deaths. Behind the scenes in Los Angeles County, there is a panel of experts from nonprofits and government agencies with a mission to do just that. […]

Social Impact Awards Celebrate Chicago Mental Health Advocates

Chicago Campus’ inaugural awards luncheon will honor Dr. Richard Chaifetz, Marilyn and Larry Cohen and Dr. Beth Rom-Rymer. (CHICAGO) (March 1, 2018) – The Chicago School will hold its Social Impact Leaders Awards luncheon on March 29, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. at Chicago’s Sofitel Hotel. The inaugural event will honor Chicago-area mental health advocates who […]

Children’s mental health is the focus of this year’s NRCI conference

June 4 conference is free and open to the public and mental health professionals. (CHICAGO) (MAY 5, 2017) The Naomi Ruth Cohen Institute for Mental Health Education (NRCI) at The Chicago School (TCSPP) will devote its 16th annual Community Mental Health Conference to the mental health of children. Titled, “Raising Resilient Children: Prioritizing their Mental […]

Meet Dr. Jenifer White, alumna and founder of Project 1948

“What I enjoy most about my work is connecting and building strong supportive relationships around the world,” says Dr. Jenifer White, a graduate from the Online International Psychology Doctoral Program. Dr. White is the founder of Project 1948, a nongovernmental organization (NGO) that combines photography and the human voice as a platform for social impact […]

Faculty, staff, students, and alumni break record during October’s National Service Month

National Service Month 2015 was once again a great success, with a participation rate that surpassed last year’s record-breaking number. This past October, more than 130 TCSPP staff, faculty, students, and alumni came together to provide approximately 481 service hours at 23 different sites. 2015 TCSPP National Service Month by Slidely Slideshow

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 […]

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