Dr. Prensky is Assistant Professor and Director of Clinical Training, and serves on the CAPIC Board of Directors. He previously worked on the Health Psychology Service in the Department of Psychiatry at University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago. His clinical interests involve inpatient consultation and outpatient treatment with individuals who have a variety of presenting problems including sleep disorders, migraines, and chronic pain conditions. He also has extensive experience conducting pre-operative psychological evaluations for patients planning to have bariatric surgery. Dr. Prensky also has experience conducting biofeedback-assisted relaxation training with medical patients. Dr. Prensky earned his doctorate in clinical psychology from Texas Tech University under the mentorship of Dr. Lee Cohen. He completed his clinical psychology internship (with an emphasis on health psychology) at the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago, IL. Dr. Prensky also completed a one-year post-doctoral fellowship in health psychology at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, IL.