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Dept. of Psychology, Criminology, Sociology, and Clinical Psychology

Faculty

Dr. Brian Patterson

Department Chair
Associate Professor (psychology)

Psychology, Criminology, Sociology, and Clinical Psychology

Phone: (630) 829-6488  |  Send Dr. Patterson an Email  |  Office: Scholl 228M

Education

Ph.D., DePaul University | 2007

M.A., DePaul University | 2003

B.A., University of Mount Union | 1990

Dr. Jane Boumgarden

Associate Professor (social work)

Psychology, Criminology, Sociology, and Clinical Psychology

Phone: (630) 829-6482  |  Send Dr. Boumgarden an Email  |  Office: Scholl 228A

Education

M.S.W., Ohio State University | 1983

B.A., Michigan State University | 1973

Dr. Kristin Clifford

Assistant Professor (Clinical Psychology)

Psychology, Criminology, Sociology, and Clinical Psychology

Phone: (630) 829-6235  |  Send Dr. Clifford an Email  |  Office: Scholl 228Q

Education

Psy.D. (clinical psychology), Adler School of Professional Psychology | 2014

M.A. (counseling psychology), Adler School of Professional Psychology | 2012

B.A., North Central College | 2003
 

Selected Presentations

Clifford, K. (2017, March). "Sound bites: the power of sound." Presentation at Tedx North Central College, Naperville, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2014, June). "Feminism and Therapy." Presentation at the Adler School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2013, November). "Trauma and Recovery." Presentation at St. Leonard’s House Staff Training, Chicago, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2013, April). "Counseling Ethnic and Racial Minorities." Presentation at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.

Clifford, K. & Perkins, H. (2013, March). "Biofeedback and Mindfulness." Presentation at Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2012, October). "Domestic Violence in the workplace." Presentation at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2012, October). "Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) suicide intervention." Presentation at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2012, October). "Screening for domestic violence in a health care setting." Presentation at Linden Oaks Hospital, Naperville, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2012, October). "Screening for domestic violence using RADAR." Presentation at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2012, August). "Case studies of domestic violence and sexual assault victims." Presentation at Hinsdale Hospital Family Residency Program, Hinsdale, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2012, July). "Trauma as a result from domestic abuse." Presentation at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2012, February). "Assessing patients for domestic violence in a healthcare setting." Presentation at Midwestern University Medical School, Downers Grove, Illinois.

Clifford, K. (2012, March). "The myth of the one." Presentation at College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, Illinois.

Dr. James Davis

Associate Professor (psychology, sociology, and criminology)

Psychology, Criminology, Sociology, and Clinical Psychology

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Dr. Dianne Moran

Associate Professor (psychology, human development)
Director, M.S. Program in Clinical Psychology

Psychology, Criminology, Sociology, and Clinical Psychology

Phone: (630) 829-6484  |  Send Dr. Moran an Email  |  Office: Scholl 228P

Education

Ph.D., University of Notre Dame | 1988

M.A., University of Notre Dame | 1984

B.A., University of Illinois at Chicago | 1979

Dr. Patrick M. Polasek

Assistant Professor (criminal justice)
Director, Criminal Justice Program

Psychology, Criminology, Sociology, and Clinical Psychology

Phone: (630) 829-6472  |  Send Dr. Polasek an Email  |  Office: Scholl 120

Education

Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago | 2012

M.A., Loyola University Chicago | 2007

B.A., 2005, St. Mary’s University of Minnesota | 2005

Dr. Cesraea Rumpf

Associate Professor (psychology, sociology, and criminology)

Psychology, Criminology, Sociology, and Clinical Psychology

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Dr. Patricia Somers

Assistant Professor (Clinical Psychology)

Psychology, Criminology, Sociology, and Clinical Psychology

Phone: (630) 829-6443  |  Send Dr. Somers an Email  |  Office: Scholl 228C

Education

Ph.D., Walden University | 2009

M.A., Liberty University | 1994

B.A., University of Illinois | 1972