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    Friday, June 06, 2014

  • Information Session: All Programs (+)

    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Chicago Campus



    The Office of Admissions invites you to join us for an Information Session! At an Information Session, you will meet one of our Admissions Counselors and receive a tour of the campus. Following the tour, Admissions Counselors will review program information and answer questions for those who are interested. Tours will begin promptly at 2:00pm, so please allow plenty of time to arrive to campus.

    RSVP here or email admissions@adler.edu.

  • Women’s Health Symposium (+)

    9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Community Hall

     

     

    The focus of the symposium is to examine women’s health issues arising from the experience of gender-based violence. This symposium will allow graduate students an opportunity to present scholarly information in a professional setting and engage in conversations with colleagues about empirical research. We hope this conference will ignite challenging and thoughtful dialogue about the psychological, emotional, social, physical, and spiritual impact of gender-based violence on individuals in our community. 

    Chicagoland area students and colleagues in the community are welcome to attend. Mental health providers licensed in Illinois are eligible to receive 1.0 CEUs for a minimal processing fee, please contact jrinker@my.adler.edu for additional details.

    This is hosted by Adler School of Professional Psychology and the Adler School’s Traumatic Stress Psychology Student Association.

     

     

  • Thursday, June 05, 2014

  • Career Presentation: Mercy Home for Boys and Girls (+)

    9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Chicago Campus, Rm 15-101



    The Office of Student Affairs and the Office of Alumni Relations invite you to a session with Heather Fuller Bland, LMFT and AfterCare Program Manager with Mercy Home.  This is an opportunity to learn more about the organization’s goals, its hiring practices, and anticipated position openings.

    RSVP to studentaffairs@adler.edu.

     

  • Wednesday, June 04, 2014

  • Adler International Learning Exchange: Concurrent Disorders: Barriers at the intersection of care and social context Session 2 (+)

    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Community Hall

     

     

    Please join us for an Annual Learning Exchange between the Adler Vancouver and Chicago Campuses. This is a three part series in which we will explore the barriers to care for those that experience concurrent disorders. Many individuals struggle with Mental Illness(es) and other social stressors such as homelessness, substance abuse, and other co-occurring health problems; which creates a diminished quality of life for affected individuals. This International Learning Exchange will allow us all to explore more about current treatment trends, social contexts that impact individuals living with concurrent disorders and to develop ideas about how to implement new strategies to reduce barriers to care.

    Second Session:
    Kelli Covey and Rebecca Brown will co-facilitate a Civic Reflection on the social barriers experienced by individuals impacted by concurrent disorders. This open dialogue will take place on the Chicago campus and will be broadcast to the Vancouver campus.

    RSVP is requested.

  • Adler International Learning Exchange: Concurrent Disorders: Barriers at the intersection of care and social context Session 2 (+)

    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Online, Vancouver

     

     

    Please join us for an Annual Learning Exchange between the Adler Vancouver and Chicago Campuses. This is a three part series in which we will explore the barriers to care for those that experience concurrent disorders. Many individuals struggle with Mental Illness(es) and other social stressors such as homelessness, substance abuse, and other co-occurring health problems; which creates a diminished quality of life for affected individuals. This International Learning Exchange will allow us all to explore more about current treatment trends, social contexts that impact individuals living with concurrent disorders and to develop ideas about how to implement new strategies to reduce barriers to care.

    Second Session:
    Kelli Covey and Rebecca Brown will co-facilitate a Civic Reflection on the social barriers experienced by individuals impacted by concurrent disorders. This open dialogue will take place on the Chicago campus and will be broadcast to the Vancouver campus.

    RSVP is requested.

  • Friday, May 30, 2014

  • Information Session: All Programs (+)

    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Chicago Campus



    The Office of Admissions invites you to join us for an Information Session! At an Information Session, you will meet one of our Admissions Counselors and receive a tour of the campus. Following the tour, Admissions Counselors will review program information and answer questions for those who are interested. Tours will begin promptly at 2:00pm, so please allow plenty of time to arrive to campus.

    RSVP here or email admissions@adler.edu.

  • World Cafe Open Forum Format (+)

    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, 15th Floor

     

     

    Attracting, Engaging, and Retaining the Best: Benchmark Human Capital Strategies to Maximize Results and Return on Investments.  2014, dubbed the Year of the Employee, creates new challenges for senior leaders and managers to attract and retain key talent. Join us in discussion with other leaders to creatively brainstorm how to best understand and address these challenges. Refreshments and networking to follow the event from 5-7 p.m.

    The conversation is facilitated by:

    • Jay Colker, DM, MBA, MA
    • Howard Fox, MA, ACC
    • Students in the M.A. in Counseling and Organizational Psychology program

    Please RSVP by May 27, 2014. If you have questions or need more information,  email leadershipconf@adler.edu.

  • Thursday, May 29, 2014

  • The Theory and Practice of Social Change: Online Open House for the Master of Arts in Public Policy and Administration (+)

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Online

     

     

    Please join us to learn more about the Master of Arts in Public Policy and Administration program at the Adler School of Professional Psychology. The program director, Dr. Valerie Werner, will discuss curriculum, program format, potential professions and how a Master of Arts in Public Policy and Administration can lead to social change.

    Click here for more information and to RSVP.

  • Wednesday, May 28, 2014

  • 2014 Adler Abilities Symposium (+)

    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Community Hall

     

     

    Dr. Becky Clark will give the keynote presentation, “Out of the Shadows: Empowering Change!” Dr. Becky Clark, LCSW-R, CC-AASP is a licensed psychotherapist in New York City. Dr. Clark received her PhD in Kinesiology with a specialty in Sport and Exercise Psychology from Temple University and a MSW in clinical social work from New York University. Dr. Clark’s sport background includes; playing basketball at the University of Tennessee, winning a gold and two silver medals in volleyball as a Deaf Olympian, fast pitch softball, and has completed seven marathons.

    Dr. Clark also was a Torchbearer for the 2002 Winter Olympic Torch Re-lay Team. Dr. Clark served as a Sports Envoy to China to advance disability rights, inclusion, and gender equality for the U.S. Department of State. She also served as an American Cultural Ambassador in the area of sports for the Deaf in Venezuela. Dr. Clark co-chairs the Women Sport International Task Force on Deaf and Hard of Hearing Girls and Women in Sport and serves as a member of the ING New York City Marathon Psyching team.

    Additional presenters include:

    • Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago’s Wheelchair Rugby Team
    • Student Poster Presentation
    • Expert discussion panel titled, “Best Practices for Promoting and Developing Disability Services within the Chicago Community”

     If you are unable to attend in person, the event can be streamed online. If you have questions or need more information email Leeja Carter.

    RSVP is requested. Click here to hear the livestream of the event.

  • Sunday, May 25, 2014

  • Open House (+)

    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Vancouver Campus

     

     

    Join us to learn more about the Adler School Vancouver Campus, and our programs: Doctor in Psychology in Clinical Psychology (Psy. D.), the M.A. in Counselling Psychology, M.A. in Organizational Psychology, Master of Counselling Psychology: Art Therapy, and Master of Counselling Psychology (non-thesis).

    You will have the opportunity to speak with Adler School faculty, staff, and current students. During this session we will also be discussing admission requirements, program descriptions, finances, and answering any other questions you may have for us. 

    Please plan to arrive on time as there will be a brief introduction by the Larry Axelrod, Ph.D., Dean, and a question and answer period starting at 1:00 p.m.

    Please RSVP here.

  • Friday, May 23, 2014

  • North American Society of Adlerian Psychology (NASAP) 2014 Reception (+)

    5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, 15th Floor



    Adler School alumni are warmly invited to the Adler School for a special Opening Reception of the 2014 North American Society of Adlerian Psychology (NASAP) Conference.

    Join fellow Adler School alumni and NASAP conference attendees for networking, cocktails, and appetizers. The School’s Harold and Birdie Mosak Library will feature a special display of its rare Adlerian materials collection.

    To attend the Opening Reception, hosted by the Adler School and NASAP, RSVP to adler.edu/nasapreception.

    To learn more about and register for the 2014 NASAP Conference, visit alfredadler.org/conference-2014.

  • Information Session: All Programs (+)

    2:00 PM
    Chicago Campus

     

     

    The Office of Admissions invites you to join us for an Information Session! At an Information Session, you will meet one of our Admissions Counselors and receive a tour of the campus. Following the tour, Admissions Counselors will review program information and answer questions for those who are interested. Tours will begin promptly at 2:00pm, so please allow plenty of time to arrive to campus.


    RSVP here or email admissions@adler.edu.

     

    Contact
    admissions@adler.edu
    312.662.4100

  • Therapeutic Dialogues in Couple and Family Therapy (+)

    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Chicago Campus, 15th Floor

     

     

    Dr. Mark Killmer, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) and Couple and Family Therapy Department Chair at the Adler School, brings over 30 years of clinical experience and passion for Adlerian therapy to this unique opportunity for those interested in learning more about couple and family therapy. He will facilitate a discussion and viewing of couple and family interactions. The discussion will be followed by a Q&A and a tour of the Adler School campus.

    Space is limited so please register in advance

     

  • Thursday, May 22, 2014

  • Cuban Women’s Voices: Diverse Work of Three Cuban Feminists (+)

    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Rm 16-100

     

     

    Noted Women Studies Scholar Dr. Norma Vasallo Baruetta, PhD is a Professor of Social Psychology and Women's Studies at the University of Havana, and Chair of the Women's Studies Department. She has been a central figure in the integration of multicultural gender studies perspectives in the curriculum at the University of Havana.

    Followed by a panel discussion with:

    • Gisela Arandia Covarrubias is an author and researcher on issues of race and identity based out of UNEAC, the Cuban Union of Artists and Writers. She has made many contributions through the course of a long career. She holds a degree in Journalism and has been a researcher and writer.
    • Norma Guillard Limonta is an adjunct professor at the University of Havana teaching psychology and gender, a leader of the Cuban Association of Psychologists. She is an Advisor to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and to the United Nations Development Program on the issue of gender in the prevention of HIV/AIDS. She is one of the founders of “Oremi,” the first organization of lesbian and bisexual women in Cuba.

    Sponsored by the U.S. Women and Cuba Collaboration, Institute on Social Exclusion, Office of Global Affairs, Latino Student, Association, and Black Student Association.

    Contact Nataka Moore if you have questions.

  • Cuban Women’s Voices: Diverse Work of Three Cuban Feminists (+)

    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Rm 16-100

     

     

    Noted Women Studies Scholar Dr. Norma Vasallo Baruetta, PhD is a Professor of Social Psychology and Women's Studies at the University of Havana, and Chair of the Women's Studies Department. She has been a central figure in the integration of multicultural gender studies perspectives in the curriculum at the University of Havana.

    Followed by a panel discussion with:

    • Gisela Arandia Covarrubias is an author and researcher on issues of race and identity based out of UNEAC, the Cuban Union of Artists and Writers. She has made many contributions through the course of a long career. She holds a degree in Journalism and has been a researcher and writer.
    • Norma Guillard Limonta is an adjunct professor at the University of Havana teaching psychology and gender, a leader of the Cuban Association of Psychologists. She is an Advisor to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and to the United Nations Development Program on the issue of gender in the prevention of HIV/AIDS. She is one of the founders of “Oremi,” the first organization of lesbian and bisexual women in Cuba.

    Sponsored by the U.S. Women and Cuba Collaboration, Institute on Social Exclusion, Office of Global Affairs, Latino Student, Association, and Black Student Association.

    Contact Nataka Moore if you have questions.

  • Wednesday, May 21, 2014

  • LGBT Healthcare Curriculum Electives 2014 (+)

    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, 15th Floor

     

     

    Kevin Osten-Garner, Ph.D., Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs for the Division of Community Engagement, is facilitating a discussion on integrating LGBT competencies into health curricula through his role as an member of the Chicago Department of Public Health’s LGBT Health Advisory Council. The event will include a multidisciplinary (or interprofessional to get hip with the new lingo) panel to discuss the need across health disciplines, and methods that have been successful and challenging in implementing change.

    RSVP is requested, register here.   

    This workshop is offering CE credits for in-person attendance only. The event can also be accessed online.