Category: Los Angeles

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 […]

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 […]