Category: Irvine

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 […]

Southern California Announces Honorary Degree Recipient

The Chicago School’s Southern California Campuses have selected Elyn Saks, Ph.D. as the Honorary Degree Recipient at their 8th Commencement Ceremony to be hosted on June 25, 2018, at the Terrace Theater at the Long Beach Convention Center. Dr. Saks writes extensively in the area of law and mental health, having published five books and […]

Iranian Psychotherapist, Dr. Peyman Raoofi, to be Recognized as a Mental Health Hero by The Chicago School

Event will honor mental health advocates and raise funds to benefit The Chicago School of Professional Psychology Counseling Centers in Southern California. (LOS ANGELES) (April 26, 2018) – Peyman Raoofi, an Iranian psychotherapist who specializes in children’s developmental disorders and who advocates for children globally, will be honored at the second annual Mental Health Heroes […]

Justin Cassity, Ed.D. Appointed New Campus Dean for the Southern California Campuses

(LOS ANGELES) (April 2, 2018) – Dr. Michele Nealon, President of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, has selected Dr. Justin Cassity as the new Campus Dean of its Southern California Campuses in Los Angeles, Irvine and San Diego. With a wealth of experience and training in academic leadership, Dr. Cassity will be responsible for […]

Toward a healthier nation: No health without mental health

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, one of the leading universities devoted exclusively to psychology and related behavioral health sciences, has published a compendium of research supporting the need to treat individuals and families with a holistic approach that integrates the medical diagnosis with a psychological evaluation. Mental Health is central to the well-being of […]

Access to mental health care critical for all

In response to the HB1840/SB 1556 bill recently signed into law as part of legislation known as the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), I sent a letter to the Governor of Tennessee on behalf of The Chicago School community to express my thoughts on the likely impact of this legislation on access to mental health […]

Out of the shadows

The Chicago School convenes Skid Row agencies to empower the homeless of Los Angeles. The Chicago School’s decision to have urban campuses in Los Angeles, Chicago, and Washington, D.C. is not by accident. In fact, having campuses set in the heart of the city has allowed students to experience the multifaceted challenges facing the urban […]