Argosy University, Schaumburg Campus

Argosy University, Schaumburg

Argosy University, Schaumburg offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the areas of psychology, business, counseling, and clinical psychology. Many alumni of the school have made significant contributions to the community in terms of mental and behavioral health and well-being. Located about 30 miles northwest of Chicago, Argosy University, Schaumburg is set in an area that features a blend of big-city shopping and entertainment, and small town character

1000 N. Plaza Drive, Suite 324
Schaumburg, IL 60173-4942

Phone: 847-969-4900 | Toll Free: 866-290-2777


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    The Argosy University, Schaumburg Library provides a variety of printed resources to support campus curricula and encourage life-long learning. It maintains a specialized collection of books, scholarly journals, audiovisuals, reference materials, dissertations, theses, and more. There is also access to electronic full-text journals, books, and other content specific to our program offerings.

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Our Student Services Department offers a variety of resources to help you during your time as a student at Argosy University. Contact us for more information about each of these services.

Tutoring

Tutors are available (at no charge) to provide ancillary support and help with select classes. Computer and software tutorials are also available 24/7 via the Campus Common.

Counseling

Available counseling services may include short-term counseling, consultation, and referral to community agencies. Local referral lists may also be available for counseling services we do not provide.

Health insurance

Optional health insurance is available to students through an outside agency. Students should contact our Student Services Department for information about obtaining this insurance.

Student activities

Argosy University offers a wide range of personal and professional opportunities designed to support educational programs and learning needs that are not available through courses or practicum. Offerings may include student government associations, lecture/workshop series, and special-interest groups.

Disability services

Argosy University provides accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. The Disability Services office assists qualified students with disabilities in acquiring reasonable and appropriate accommodations and in supporting equal access to services, programs and activities.

Students who seek reasonable accommodations should notify the Disabilities Services Coordinator in the Student Services Department of their specific limitations and, if known, their specific requested accommodations. Students will be asked to supply medical documentation of the need for accommodation. Classroom accommodations are not retroactive, but are effective only upon the student sharing approved accommodations with the instructor. Therefore, students are encouraged to request accommodations as early as feasible with the Disability Services Coordinator to allow for time to gather necessary documentation. If you have a concern or complaint in this regard, please contact the Disability Services Coordinator located in our Student Services Department. Complaints will be handled in accordance with the school’s Internal Grievance Procedure for Complaints of Discrimination and Harassment.

State Agency Contact Information for Student Complaints

Students are encouraged to first attempt to resolve complaints using the general student complaint process outlined in the catalog. Complaints may be reported to The Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) through the online complaint system http://complaints.ibhe.org/ or by mail at 1 North Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 333, Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377.

News & Events

Dr. Robert Eme Publishes Article Titled “A Review of the Most Recent Longitudinal Studies of ADHD”

4/6/2017

Dr. Robert Eme Publishes Article Titled “A Review of the Most Recent Longitudinal Studies of ADHD”

 Robert Eme, PhD, professor of clinical psychology at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Schaumburg recently published an article entitled “A Review of the Most Recent Longitudinal Studies of ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder).

 

The article reviews the findings from the six most recent longitudinal studies of ADHD and examines what the future likely holds for an individual with childhood ADHD.

 

The article shows that approximately two-thirds of children with childhood ADHD will continue to be moderately or severely impaired in young adulthood. The two most robust predictors of this outcome are severity of ADHD and co morbid conduct problems.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Neurodiversity in the Workplace: Attracting and Supporting Workers with Neurological Differences

3/27/2017

Neurodiversity in the Workplace: Attracting and Supporting Workers with Neurological Differences

The Chicagoland Business Leadership Network (CBLN) – a by-business, for-business initiative of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce Foundation– in partnership with the Schaumburg Business Association and Argosy University, invites you to join us for breakfast and a discussion on:

Neurodiversity in the Workplace: Attracting and Supporting Workers with Neurological Differences

Thursday, April 27, 2017
8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Schaumburg Corporate Center | 1501 Woodfield Road, Conference Rooms AB | Schaumburg, IL 60173

During this session, employers, human resource professionals, talent acquisition managers and ERG/BRG members will gain an understanding of the types of conditions that can constitute a neurological disability and the opportunities these brain differences may present to your business. Learn more about what it means to recruit, hire and retain qualified candidates with neurological disabilities. Acquire strategies to successfully interview neurodiverse candidates and receive guidance on how to prepare your workforce to integrate neurodiversity into your corporate culture.


Speakers include:

  • Dr. Julie Robinson, Department Chair and Director of Clinical Training for the Counselor Education Program at Argosy University, Schaumburg
  • Dr. Cameron Brewer, Program Dean of the Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program at The Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Schaumburg

To register, visit: https://www.chicagolandchamber.org/Events/EventDetails.aspx?MeetingId=%7BF5C4FF12-F804-E711-852E-0050569142AF%7D

For additional information and/or accommodation requests, contact:
Laura Wilhelm at lwilhelm@chicagolandchamber.org or 312-494-6718.


The Chicagoland Business Leadership Network (CBLN) is an affiliate of the U.S. Business Leadership Network, supported by the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce Foundation. It is made possible by a generous grant from the Searle Funds at the Chicago Community Trust.

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Dr. Robert Eme Publishes Article Titled “The overlapping neurobiology of addiction and ADHD”

3/8/2017

Dr. Robert Eme Publishes Article Titled “The overlapping neurobiology of addiction and ADHD”

Robert Eme, PhD, professor of clinical psychology at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Schaumburg recently published an article titled “The overlapping neurobiology of addiction and ADHD.”

 

The article appears in Open Access Text at https://oatext.com/The-overlapping-neurobiology-of-addiction-and-ADHD.php.

 

The article focuses on issues that could make people more vulernable to become addicted to alcohol and/or drugs. These include Attention-De cit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)—which can result invulnerability to addiction because of overlapping neurobiology involving the mesolimbic and mesocortical dopamine neural networks.

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Schaumburg’s Dr. Goldman to Co-Lead EFT Training

3/7/2017

Schaumburg’s Dr. Goldman to Co-Lead EFT Training
Dr. Rhonda Goldman, core clinical faculty, the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Schaumburg will co-lead an emotion-focused therapy (EFT) level one training in Chicago. The event takes place May 31 – June 3, 2017.

The workshop will focus on the fundamentals of Emotion-Focused Therapy for Individuals. Topics will include facilitating EFT tasks to help transform difficult emotions such as core sadness, shame, fear, and vulnerability that are often the source of many clinical problems including depression, anxiety, and trauma.

This program combines didactics, with videotaped demonstration of EFT in action, as well as hands-on experiential learning, The training will take place at Workshop, 935 W. Chestnut St. #530, Chicago, IL 60642. Please click here for more information.

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