Category: Los Angeles

Dr. Jay Finkelman on Toxic Workplace

In this interview with Fox 11 LA, Los Angeles Campus IO/Business Psychology Department Chair, Dr. Jay Finkelman discusses the topic of how to overcome a toxic workplace. “A toxic employee has an extraordinary ability to do damage to a workplace well beyond their immediate realm.” Watch the interview.   Dr. Jay Finkelman is the Department Chair of […]

President Nealon Discusses the Merits of having a Campus Downtown

In this article with “Los Angeles Business Journal”, President of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Dr. Michele Nealon discusses the merits of having a campus Downtown.  “Having a location where we can have larger community meetings, conferences, workshops and events is an added focus.”. Read more.   As President of The Chicago School of […]

The Los Angeles Campus and Downtown LA: An Evolving Relationship of 10 Years

  By Lucy Birmingham The Los Angeles Campus of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology has evolved as a hub of academic excellence in psychology, in parallel with the downtown district’s phenomenal growth. Located in the historic “617 building” on 7th Street, the university is looking forward to celebrating its 10th anniversary this fall. Its […]

10 Years APA Accreditation for Los Angeles Campus Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program

(LOS ANGELES) (AUGUST 21, 2018) The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (TCSPP) is pleased to announce that the Los Angeles Campus Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program (Clinical Psy.D.) has been granted accreditation by the American Psychological Association (APA). The program received 10 years of accreditation, the maximum amount of time allowed by the APA’s Commission on Accreditation. […]

The Chicago School Commits to Expanding Pathway to Bachelor Degree for Community College Students

(LOS ANGELES) (JULY 30, 2018) The Chicago School of Professional Psychology announced today its commitment to, and support of a transfer pathway between the Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities (AICCU) and the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office. The pathway is designed for college students graduating with an Associate in Arts for Transfer (AA-T) […]

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. […]

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 […]