Maricela A. Soto, Psy.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Clinical Psychology Program of the Illinois School of Professional Psychology northwest at Argosy University, Schaumburg. Dr. Soto graduated in 2002 from the California School of Professional Psychology with a Multicultural/Community emphasis and got her BA in Psychology and sociology from Concordia University, RiverForest, Il. Dr. Soto was Director of Clinical Services and Director of Ambulatory Care at UHS- Hartgrove Hospital in Chicago and she supervised Psy.D. Students in inpatient, outpatient, and partial hospitalization program while she was there. Previously she was adjunct faculty member at Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Soto is interested in mentoring emerging professional in the field and her research interests include Latino issues, diversity, bilingual issues/language, spirituality and self-care. Dr. Soto also maintains private practice.