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Chicago | Clinical Faculty, Division of Teen Wellness and Opportunity
Adler Community Health Services

Tysheann Grant, Psy.D.

Overview

Overview

Dr. Grant is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Clinical Faculty, and Site Supervisor for Adler Community Health Services- Division of Teen Wellness and Opportunity (ACHS-DTWO). She completed her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology. Her clinical specialties include working with adolescents, young adults, marginalized populations, and women, providing trauma-informed care, and offering psychological assessments to youth. Dr. Grant’s current research interests are how racism and the media interact, as well as identity development in the African-American community. She completed her postdoctoral residency at the San Diego Center for Children in the Residential Assessment Department, where she honed her child and adolescent psychodiagnostic testing and therapy skills. She completed her internship with ACHS-DTWO while it was previously the Juvenile Justice Division. She also provided services at Youth Outreach Services and After School Matters. She is certified in Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule-2 and Trauma-Focused-CBT.

Education

Education

  • 2021. Ph.D., Clinical Psychology
    California School of Professional Psychology/Alliant International University, San Diego, CA. APA Accredited
  • 2016. B.A. Psychology, Minor: English
    University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS
Licensure

Licensure

  • State of Illinois. Licensed Clinical Psychologist (#071-010990)
Professional Memberships

Professional Memberships

  • American Psychological Association, 2019 – present
  • Trauma and Resiliency Organization, 2019 – present
  • American Psychological Association, Division 56, 2019 – present
  • Association of Black Psychologists, San Diego Chapter, 2017 – present
  • Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, 2013 – present
Select Publications

Select Publications

  • Nunez, L., Grant, T., Ambrose, J., Tenzca, F., & Dalenberg. C.J. (2019) Prevention of romantic and sexual relationships between high school students and teachers. Trauma Psychology News, 14, 6-9
Select Presentations

Select Presentations

  • Nunez, L., Grant, T., Ambrose, J., Tencza, F., Straus, E., Dalenberg, C. (2020, August). Prevalence of Romantic and Sexual Student-Teacher Relationships in American High Schools. Symposium presented at the 2020 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Virtual
  • Arzoumanian, M., Ambrose, J., Grant, T., Brown, C., Tencza, F., Thompson, K., Dalenberg, C. (2020, August). Attitudes Toward Educator-Student Sexual Relationships and Proposed Preventive Techniques. Symposium presented at the 2020 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Virtual
  • Grant, T., Ambrose, J. & Dalenberg, C. (2020, August). Enhancing Emotional Safety in the Classroom: A Pilot Project. Symposium presented at the 2020 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Virtual
  • Grant, T. & Dalenberg, C. (2020, August). Internalized Racism, Television Consumption, and Television Casting. Poster presented at the 2020 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Virtual
  • Grant, T. & Dalenberg, C. (2019, September). Internalized Racism and Television Consumption. Poster presented at the 24th International Summit on Violence, Abuse, and Trauma, San Diego, CA

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