Meet the Staff

john dunkle headshotJohn H. Dunkle, Ph.D. 

Executive Director

Special Interests: Gay/lesbian/bisexual student concerns, gender issues, personality disorders, crisis intervention, short-term psycho-dynamic psychotherapy. 

courtney albinson head shotCourtney Albinson, Ph.D. 

Assistant Director for Outreach and Education

Special Interests: Sport and performance psychology, college student development, academic and life skills, career development, relationship concerns, identity development.

roberta baer head shotRoberta Baer, Ph.D. 

Associate Director, Chicago CAPS

Special Interests: Women's issues, food preoccupation & eating disorders, self-esteem issues, graduate and professional student identity development issues.

eileen biagi head shotEileen B. Biagi, Ph.D. 

Staff Psychologist, ECATT Coordinator

Special Interests: Eating disorders, body image issues, depression and anxiety disorders, relationship issues.

Bettina Frankel head shotBettina Bohle-Frankel, M.D. 

Staff Psychiatrist

Special Interests: International students, trauma, panic and anxiety, depression.

rob durr head shotRob Durr, Ph.D.

Staff Psychologist

Special Interests: Happiness, leadership, emotional intelligence, brief treatment of depression and anxiety, law student wellbeing.

lynn gerstein head shotLynn Gerstein, LCSW

Alcohol and Other Drug Specialist

Special interests: substance abuse; family and relationship concerns;
identity issues; gender and sexuality issues

Elizabeth Gobbi MD head shotElizabeth (Lisa) Gobbi, M.D. 

Staff Psychiatrist

Special Interests: Cross-cultural psychiatry, eating disorders, anxiety disorders.

monika gutkowskaMonika Gutkowska, Psy.D.*

Staff Therapist

Special Interests:  International students, cultural adjustment, multicultural themes, immigration, first generation and low income students,  grief/loss, sexual assault , trauma, identity/personal development, mindfulness,  gender and sexual identity, Adult Children of Alcoholics. Fluent in Polish.

Pamela Hazard, M.D. 

Staff Psychiatrist

Special Interests: Cross-cultural psychiatry, eating disorders, anxiety disorders.

wei-jen head shotWei-Jen Huang, Ph.D. 

CGP, Assistant Director for Community Relations

Special Interests: Asian and multicultural issues, group dynamics, couples, community outreach and prevention, consultation and training to the governments of China, Singapore, and Malaysia, known as NU's "Love Doctor."

lori jeffries head shotLori Jeffries, Psy.D.

Staff Psychologist

Special Interests: Sport and performance psychology, eating disorders/body image, anxiety disorders, identity development

Diane Lin head shotDiane L.S. Lin, Ph.D.

Staff Psychologist

Special Interests: Multicultural/cross-cultural issues, graduate and professional students, gender and relationship issues, identity/personal development, urban family concerns, parenting, faith and spirituality.

rosemary maganaRosemary Magaña, MA, LCPC

Special Interests: Latino and multicultural issues, identity development, trauma, cultural adjustments, first generation students, grief/loss, relationships, depression, anxiety, and sexual assault. Fluent in Spanish.

Cindy McKinzie, Psy.D.Cindy McKinzie, Psy.D. 

Staff Psychologist

Special Interests: anxiety, stress, holistic health, relationship issues, identity development, transition issues, eating disorders, sexual assault, and trauma.

Tiffany Mehling head shotTiffany Mehling, MA, LCSW

Case Manager and Community Liaison

Special Interests: Clinical case management, former military service members and families of service members, trauma, sexual assault, couples counseling.

Henry Perkins head shot Henry J. Perkins, Ph.D.

Coordinator of the Stress Management Clinic

Special Interests: Minority mental health issues, couples therapy, health psychology, anxiety disorders, depression.

david shor head shotDavid Shor, Ph.D.

Associate Director for Clinical Services

Special Interests: Sports psychology, identity development, relationship issues, gender issues, performance enhancement.

jod taywaditep head shotJod Taywaditep, Ph.D. 

Assistant Director for Training

Special Interests: Multicultural themes including minority identities, cultural adjustment, GLBTQ students, gender issues, international students, marginalization and minority stress; anxiety, family and relationship concerns, grief and loss.

CAPS Trainees

2013-14 Postdoctoral Fellow*

mandy freeman head shot

2013-14 Postdoctoral Fellow*

elizabethpeters

2013-14 Predoctoral Psychology Interns*

  david le elizabeth miller giovanna gomez

2013-14 Advanced Therapy Externs*

nick calingaert roberto luna blaine washington

2013-14 Outreach & Education Externs*

leila ellis nelson stephanie palacios head shot

2013-14 Social Work Practicum Students*

Samantha Giovannetti lehua mcallister ryan rollinson kaitlin schreiber

* Without an Illinois license, practicing under supervision.