On June 19, 1865, Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas, to announce the Civil War had ended and all slaves were to be set free. This day, known as Juneteenth, was the last official day of slavery in the United States. While slavery ended, its mechanisms of oppression through labor are still prevalent today.
As the U.S. prison system continues to be vastly over-represented by youth of color and costs of incarceration continue to skyrocket, The Woods Fund Chicago launches its Right On Justice Initiative in partnership with the Adler School’s Institute on Public Safety and Social Justice (IPSSJ), and the Albany Park Neighborhood Council, with an October 22 …
A two- to three-month wait for neuropsychological evaluations at Adler Community Health Services points to the need among those with a range of problems and no way to pay.
The groundbreaking ideas on social interest and community health that Alfred Adler and Rudolf Dreikurs pioneered are advanced all over the world today. Happy Birthday, Drs. Adler and Dreikurs.
It is with sadness that we share the news of the passing of Robert L. Powers, M.Div., M.A., Adler School Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus. Rev. Powers, a School co-founder and a pioneer in the field of Adlerian psychology, passed away Tuesday. Rev. Powers was among the early instructors at the School, founded in 1952 as …
The Adler School of Professional Psychology Institute on Social Exclusion (ISE) today unveiled the results of its Mental Health Impact Assessment (MHIA), the first-of-its-kind study in the United States.
“The Fenger case shows that restorative justice practices can be real, tangible vehicles for making city schools better by offering a pathway to peace for students willing to learn.”