Category: Online

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 […]

Chicago Campus Announces Honorary Degree Recipient

Motivational speaker, psychologist, author and noted singer Wayne Messmer, Ph.D., has been selected as the honorary degree recipient for the Chicago Campus’ 34th commencement ceremony taking place on July 6, 2018 at the Auditorium Theater. The man famous for singing the National Anthem for the Chicago Cubs is also a survivor of a gunshot wound […]

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 […]

Dr. DeWalt on Group Projects in Online Courses

Associate Campus Dean, Online, Dr. Alisha DeWalt discussed the merits and the unique challenges of group projects in online courses with “Inside Higher Ed.” Instructors who assign group projects to online students see their efforts not as a burden, but as a tool to help students learn and form relationships — just as they might […]

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 […]

Online M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program Earns CACREP Accreditation

Receipt of the accreditation from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs denotes a commitment to program excellence. (LOS ANGELES) (February 1, 2018) –The Online Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program has been granted eight years accreditation by the Board of Directors of the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related […]