Center for Religion and Psychotherapy of Chicago

Education Program


Members of the faculty have all received advanced degrees in a psychological discipline. In addition, they bring substantial clinical and teaching experience; most have received advanced training in cultural or religious studies.

* Catherine Burris-Schnur, D.Min., L.C.P.C. Executive Director, CRPC. Adjunct faculty, Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary. Adjunct faculty, Loyola University Institute for Pastoral Studies. Member, IMHCA. Faculty areas: professional legal and ethical issues and integrative case conference.

Myron Krys Florence, PhD (ABD). Faculty area: Human Development.

Leah Gipson, LCPC, ATR-BC. Assistant professor, Art Therapy and Counseling, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Faculty area: Social and Cultural Foundations.

* Gloria Grasse, Ph.D., Director of Education, CRPC. Adjunct Faculty, Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary. Member, IMHCA. Faculty area: psychoanalytic theory, clinical religion,

Jill Newberger, Ph.D., L.C.S.W., Adjunct faculty, DePaul University. Psychoanalyst in private practice. Faculty area: integrative case conference.

Richard H. Reinhardt, PhD (ABD). Faculty area: Social and Cultural Foundations.

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