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Adler University
Windy City Media Provides Video,
News Coverage of Panel On Post-DOMA
Impact on LGBTQ Immigrants

The Adler University joined the LGBTQ Immigrant Rights Coalition of Chicago to present a panel of legal and mental health experts examining the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), its impact on the LGBTQ immigrant community, and social worker and mental health professional roles in the immigration process.

Clinical/community psychologist Elena Quintana, Ph.D., Executive Director of the Adler University Institute on Public Safety and Social Justice, joined fellow panelists  Andres Cerritos, Solomon Myers and Vanessa Esparza-Lopez, all immigration attorneys; and clinical social worker Angela M. Fadragas, a psychotherapist specializing in adult trauma and immigration issues, for the discussion.

Click here to watch video and read "Forum looks at immigration post-DOMA."


About the Adler School of Professional Psychology

The Adler School of Professional Psychology has provided quality education through a scholar/practitioner model for 60 years. Its mission is to continue the pioneering work of Alfred Adler by graduating socially responsible practitioners, engaging communities, and advancing social justice. The Adler School enrolls more than 1,200 students in doctoral and master’s degree programs and offerings at its campuses in Chicago, Illinois, and Vancouver, British Columbia, and through Adler Online. 


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