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Coalition expands opportunities for higher education in Illinois prisons


In the Media | 03.05.24

Benefits of equine-assisted therapy, Adler professor shares insight

Sandra Kakacek, Ed.D., associate professor and training director in the Department of Counseling and Integrated Programs at Adler University, shares insight on the benefits of equine-assisted therapy with Fodor’s Travel.

In the Media | 03.04.24

Adler professor shares insight on how to care for abusive parents

Mark Bilkey, Psy.D., associate chair of the Department of Counseling and Integrated Programs, shares insight about caring for abusive parents with Chicago Caregiving Magazine.

University News | 06.06.23

Adler University launches the My Brother’s Keeper Initiative with support from the Hearst Foundations

The My Brother’s Keeper Initiative at Adler University launches with a $150,000 grant from the Hearst Foundation.

Stories | 04.24.23

MA in Psychology or Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Which degree is right for me?

Both degrees open up career paths that offer exciting opportunities to help others and change the world, but there are some critical differences.

University News | 09.15.22

University’s first Diversity Faculty Fellow develops new faculty guide to move diversity forward

Dr. Wade-Ball discusses her fellowship experience, what the Adler community can take away from the guide, and why other faculty members should consider becoming a Diversity Faculty Fellow.

In the Media | 08.10.22

Adler University professor discusses mental health benefits of psychoactive drugs

In the Aug. 8 episode of Illinois Public Media’s The 21st Show, Geoff Bathje, Ph.D., Adler University associate professor in clinical mental health counseling, was among the guests to discuss the use of psychoactive drugs to treat anxiety, depression, and post-traumatic stress disorder. Listen to the interview here.

Stories | 07.25.22

988 fills gap in mental health crisis

Those seeking help during a mental health crisis or are experiencing suicidal thoughts in the U.S. can simply text or call the numbers 9-8-8. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services launched July 16 the new three-digit 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline — similar to the 911 emergency number. Its goal: to make it […]

Stories | 04.12.21

Holistic Healing: Addressing Physical, Mental and Community Health

Chicago Campus student Maria Guevara has spent the last eight years working at Lawndale Christian Health Center. Her work in health care has helped her realize the importance of mental health care and the need to treat the whole patient.

In the Media | 06.21.20

Dr. Stoner-Harris to be Honored at YWCA Quad Cities Race Against Racism

Chicago Campus Assistant Professor Tiffany Stoner-Harris, Ph.D., will be honored in the YWCA Quad-Cities Race Against Racism for her dedication to her students and her social justice advocacy.

In the Media | 10.30.19

Missouri Governor Appoints Chicago Graduate to Brain Injury Advisory Council

Missouri Governor Mike Parson recently appointed Adler University Chicago Campus graduate Eric Hart, Psy.D., to the Missouri Brain Injury Advisory Council.

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