Past Events

  • Nia (+)

    Tuesday, October 08, 2013
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Chicago Campus

     

    This class is held in the Wellness Studio on the Chicago campus.

    Open to faculty and staff at the Adler School.

  • Yoga (+)

    Monday, October 07, 2013
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Chicago Campus

     

     

    This class is held in the Wellness Studio on the Chicago campus.

     

    Open to faculty, staff and students at the Adler School.

     

  • The Post-DOMA LGBTQ Immigration Landscape: Challenges & Opportunities for Mental Health Professionals (+)

    Monday, October 07, 2013
    8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    Chicago Campus, Community Hall

     

     

    The Adler School of Professional Psychology and the LGBTQ Immigrant Rights Coalition of Chicago proudly present a panel discussion of the impact the recent Supreme Court ruling on DOMA has had on the LGBTQ immigrant community.

    The panel will also examine the role of the social worker and the mental health professional in the immigration process. Moderated by attorney Roberto M. Romero-Perez, co-chair of the LGBT Rights Committee of the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois (HLAI), and Kim Hunt, Executive Director of Affinity Community Services (Affinity), the panel will feature:

    • Immigration attorneys Andres Cerritos, Solomon Myers and Vanessa Esparza-Lopez
    • Clinical social worker Angela M. Fadragas, a psychotherapist specializing in adult trauma and immigration issues
    • Clinical/community psychologist Elena Quintana, Ph.D., Executive Director, the Adler School Institute on Public Safety and Social Justice

    The panel is free and open to the general public, although registration is required by October 3. RSVP to Erinn Haynes at erinn.intern@affinity95.org.

    Two hours of Continuing Legal Education and Continuing Education Units credits will be granted to attorneys and social work professionals (pending approval).

     

  • Elina Manghi Memorial Event (+)

    Thursday, October 03, 2013
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Chicago Campus

     

     

    The Elina Manghi Memorial Child and Adolescent Psychology Lecture and Scholarship Reception.Featured topic and lecture is "Treating a Moody Child: Psychoeducational Psychotherapy A Starting Point Model for Child/Family Therapy” presented by Mary A. Fristad, Ph.D., ABPP.

    Dr. Fristad’ s area of specialty is childhood mood disorders. Author of Raising a Moody Child: How to Cope with Depression, she has also published over 150 articles and book chapters addressing the assessment and treatment of childhood-onset depression, suicidality and bipolar disorder (manic-depression). Dr. Fristad serves on the Board of Directors for five web-based education and support groups for children and families with mood disorders.

    The annual Elina Manghi Memorial Lecture promotes the vision and passion of Elina Manghi, Psy.D,. A Professor in the Adler School Department of Clinical Psychology who led the Child and Adolescent Track of the Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.) Program., Dr. Manghian exemplary clinician, researcher and teacher, whose compassion and generosity deeply touched everyone with whom she worked.

    Established in 2012, the Elina Manghi Memorial also provides an annual Diversity Scholarship to support students from diverse ethnic and economic backgrounds studying Child and Adolescent Psychology at the Adler School.

    For more information, visit adler.edu/manghi.

  • Nia (+)

    Tuesday, October 01, 2013
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Chicago Campus

     

    This class is held in the Wellness Studio on the Chicago campus.

    Open to faculty and staff at the Adler School.

  • Yoga (+)

    Monday, September 30, 2013
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Chicago Campus

     

     

    This class is held in the Wellness Studio on the Chicago campus.

     

    Open to faculty, staff and students at the Adler School.

     

  • Challenges in the Workplace Workshop (+)

    Thursday, September 26, 2013
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Community Hall

     

     

    The Society of Organizational Psychology and The Masters of Counseling and Organizational Psychology presents Challenges in the Workplace: What Every Professional Should Know about the 21st Century Workplace.

    Today more than ever before treatment and counseling professionals find themselves in an almost constant uphill learning and transitions curve. Steven Uhrik uses his 28 years of experience with workplace issues to share his knowledge with you at this workshop worth 2.5 Continuing Education Credits. Topics that will be discussed include critical workplace issues such as addictions, employee relations, metrics, behavioral problems, and family problems.

    Please RSVP here by Sept. 24.

    • Adler School Students and Alumni Workshop only: Free
    • Adler School Students and Alumni Workshop and Continuing Education Credit: $20
    • Non-Adler School Participants, Workshop only: $20
    • Non-Adler School Participants Workshop and Continuing Education Credit: $40

  • Nia (+)

    Tuesday, September 24, 2013
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Chicago Campus

     

    This class is held in the Wellness Studio on the Chicago campus.

    Open to faculty and staff at the Adler School.

  • Yoga (+)

    Monday, September 23, 2013
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Chicago Campus

     

     

    This class is held in the Wellness Studio on the Chicago campus.

     

    Open to faculty, staff and students at the Adler School.

     

  • The Stigma Regarding Mental Health within a Military Population Military and Trauma Related Areas of Psychology (+)

    Thursday, September 19, 2013
    4:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, 16-118

     

     

    Army Psychologist Major Robert Case will discussthe stigma of mental health within military populations as well as trauma and military areas of psychology.

    Major Case’s is currently a Post-Doctoral Fellow Warrior Resiliency Program and Deputy Chief of the Psychology Residency Program at Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas.

    Major Case will also discuss the opportunities in the Army’s:

    • Health Professions Scholarship Program
    • Clinical Psychology Internship Program
    • Post Doctoral Hour Program