(ORANGE, Calif. – July 23, 2013) Argosy University, Orange County Chair of Undergraduate Studies Dr. Diana Siganoff has been named an advisory board member of the John Henry Foundation. The John Henry Foundation, located in Santa Ana, Calif. and founded in 1989, provides a safe, welcoming and clinically supervised long-term residential community that focuses on the unique needs of adults with Schizophrenia Spectrum Illnesses.
The John Henry Foundation promotes healthy, low stress living that serves as a model for those living with this illness. Its mission is to help educate families and loved ones of sufferers so that they can be active in assisting their family member to re-build their life and become an active member of society again. Residents benefit from a wide range of therapeutic services from skill building through crisis management and medication education.
In tandem with the local community, the families of the residents, volunteers and organizations such as Argosy University, the John Henry Foundation is providing a valuable insight in to this most perplexing of conditions and bringing stabilization and healing to the individual and their family.
“The John Henry Foundation offers Argosy University, Orange County students in mental health programs an opportunity to intern in this unique environment and to see first hand the work that is done to help people with Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders,” says Siganoff. “I am honored to help the organization as it continues to provide a home, psychiatric care, a therapeutic community, family support and education, recreational activities, and a community activities program to promote stabilization and healing for both their residents and the families of those residents.”
About Argosy University
Argosy University (www.argosy.edu), with 28 campus locations in 13 states and online, is a private, accredited academic institution dedicated to providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students through its eight colleges: Clinical Psychology, Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences, Undergraduate Studies, The Art Institute of California and Western State College of Law. With one of the largest communities of graduate students in the nation, Argosy University offers doctoral and master’s degree programs in Psychology, Business, Health Sciences, Counseling and Education. The institution offers bachelor’s degree programs in Psychology, Business, Liberal Arts and Criminal Justice and, through The Art Institute of California, serves as an important source of education for design, media arts, fashion and culinary students and professionals. Degree levels and programs offered vary by location. Full and part-time law programs are offered through Western State College of Law. Argosy University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, http://www.wascsenior.org). Licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education, License No. 2610, 2630. See auprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.