Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Chicago recently participated in the Illinois Psychological Association (IPA) annual convention. Current students, faculty, and alumni
presented poster and programs.
This year’s convention had the theme of “Trauma: Helping our
Clients, our Communities and Ourselves.”
Current students Joey Babione and Rebecca Garza, along with
Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Schaumburg
student Bethany Rosner presented posters. Garza and Rosner won the award
“outstanding poster presentation” for “EMDR and Vicarious Trauma: Our Clients
and Ourselves.” EMDR stands for eye movement desensitization and reprocessing.
Dr. Susan Zoline, co-chair of the IPA ethics committee,
chaired a panel that included members of the ethics committee and mental
health attorney Scott Hammer. Dr. Zoline also presented a panel with students
Michael Jones and Hayat Nadar titled “Unrecognized Trauma: Micro-Aggressions in
Clinical Supervision and Psychotherapy.”
Faculty member Dr. Jenine Chiles, director of the Argosy
University Psychological Services Center and director of the Lake Michigan
Internship Consortium, presented a paper with alumni Dr. Manisha Dayal, Dr. Ed Fajardo and Dr.
Chia-Lun Chung, titled “The Impact of Trauma on Four Distinct Populations.”
All students and alumni earned, or are working toward, a
Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology.