The story validates much of my personal experience as a Puerto Rican in the U.S., so I feel the need to share it and continue a difficult dialogue.
The Adler University Institute on Social Exclusion’s (ISE) Social Exclusion Simulation is an experiential learning tool that shows participants what it might actually feel like to re-enter society after being released from prison. Each participant takes on the role of an individual in that situation, with his or her own specific story and experience, and …
I have often answered the question “What sort of job are you looking for?” by describing populations I am interested in serving and the types of clinical questions I find compelling. However, interviewing has led me to reevaluate my answer to that question. I also need the job and my employer to have certain characteristics.
Using our experience in mental health, public education, service delivery, and psychometrics, we set out to create a comprehensive testing system that would improve the quality of ADHD diagnosis and treatment planning. Our vision: to create a collaborative system among educational, mental health specialists, and other professionals.
As the Seahawks and Patriots get ready for the biggest game of the season, they’ll be practicing sport psychology skills to mentally prepare and stay focused. Here are four key strategies mentally tough athletes use.
Job interviews can be nerve-wracking but they can also be another form of information-gathering. Viewing them that way can be really helpful in seeking a good first or next job.
For the past year, Adler University’s Institute on Social Exclusion has been conducting a Health Impact Assessment (HIA) on open space redevelopment concepts in Chicago’s Pilsen and Little Village communities. The HIA has shown that potential health implications presented through the repurposing and redevelopment of the decommissioned Fisk and Crawford coal plant sites in those communities, as …
We can start by addressing practices within our field that have damaging effects on African American children.