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Jessica A. Ulrich, MSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker

  • Staff Counselor
  • M.S.W., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • B.S.W., University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Illinois
  • Theoretical Orientation: Integrative with focus on Person-Centered framework
  • Provides psychotherapeutic services in addition to administrative duties
  • Areas of special interest include social anxiety, dysfunctional relationships, and other general issues

Megan E. Denton, M.A., Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

  • Staff Counselor
  • M.A. in Clinical Adult Psychology, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • B.A. in Psychology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
  • Sexual Assault Awareness Task Force Coordinator
  • Theoretical Orientation: Integrative with an emphasis on Cognitive-Behavioral, Interpersonal, Gestalt,and Person-Centered frameworks
  • Areas of special interest: psychological trauma (including childhood abuse, sexual assault, and PTSD), women's issues, health psychology, body image, romantic relationship issues and dialectical behavior therapy


Claudia A. Kachigian, M.D., J.D.

  • Licensed Psychiatrist
  • M.D., Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
  • J.D., Southern Illinois University School of Law
  • Psychiatry Residency at University of Pennsylvania, Albert Einstein Medical Center

Support Staff

Leanne Brase, Office Support Specialist

  • Provides clerical and administrative support
  • Facilitates the PAP program
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