Categories & Search ↓

WAN SAN QIAN- Iron Flower Stand Floor Type Green Plant Display Frame Living Room Bedroom Pot Shelf racks (color White, Size 41 61cm) Flower Flower iyrmnb2020-Furniture

The old notion about professors living in an ivory tower is fading fast.

Suzette Fromm Reed, Ph.D., is bringing her expertise in Community Psychology to a forward-thinking Chicago neighborhood organization called the Resilient Belmont Cragin Community Collaborative. ZRXian-Step Stools Solid Wood Ladder Stool Multifunctional Step Stools White Stepladder Stairway Chair with 3 Steps for Home and Kitchen (color C)Fromm Reed, a researcher and associate professor, developed and formerly chaired National Louis University’s Community Psychology doctoral program.

Recently, Fromm Reed took part as U.S. Senator Dick Durbin visited the Resilient Belmont Cragin group to discuss how it is using a strategy called Community Resilience to help residents cope with difficulties resulting from Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).Convenience Concepts Mission Coffee Table, White

Fromm Reed has been working since about 2004 on the challenge of how to help people and communities heal from Adverse Childhood Experiences. ACEs include traumas such as experiencing physical, emotional or sexual abuse as a child, the death of divorce of a parent, Cartoon Creative Dark Grey Rhinoceros Modelling Footstool Solid Wood shoes Stool Sofa Footstool Hall Stool Storage Stool (color A)having a parent incarcerated or having a parent with substance abuse. ACEs actually change an individual’s brain chemistry and reduce their capacity to cope with stressors.

Anyone may take this quiz to learn how many ACEs they have, as well as the resilience quiz to see how much resilience they have to heal from ACEs.HQCC DLDL European Leather Stool Low Stool Creative Footstool (color Brown)

Research in Community Psychology showed community resilience–the feeling of knowing and being able to count on one’s neighbors and members of the community–is much more effective than individual resilience to help children and young people with ACEs do better in terms of mental health, physical health, school performance and healthy coping behaviors.Kitchen Wall-Mounted Rack, 304 Stainless Steel Knife Holder Kitchen Knife Rack Space Kitchen Special Rack Spatula Hook (color A)

That ran counter to folk wisdom to “pull yourself up by your bootstraps,” and it helped Community Psychologists re-calibrate their thinking to focus on community resilience.WENZHE Upholstered Fabric Headboard Bedside Cushion Pads Cover Bed Wedges Backrest Waist Pad Double Beds Cloth Art Soft Case Home Bedroom Sofa Pillow Large Back Washable Simple Modern, There Is Headboard No Headboard, 5 colors, 8 Sizes Optional ( color   Working together, a community can “pull up its members” more effectively.

Last year, Fromm Reed and NLU colleague Judith Kent, Ph.D., began working with the Resilient Belmont Cragin group in a pairing that lets the academic research meet the real world of a Northwest-side Chicago neighborhood.Solid Wood High Stool Kitchens Dining Chair Breakfast Stool Tall Chairs Bar Stool Counter Chair (Size High55cm) Belmont Cragin has seen its poverty rate double from 2000 to 2010 as people of modest means, including many immigrants, moved there to escape rising rents in gentrifying Logan Square and Humboldt Park.

As the psychologists work with the neighborhood leaders, the neighborhood leaders decided that so many residents have ACEs that they decided to embed resilience (the antidote to ACEs) in everything they do.Upholstered Sofa Stool Dressing Stool Footrest Footstool Change shoes Bench Wooden for Kids & Adults for Indoor and Outdoor with 4 Legs Max Load 150KG

Since Resilient Belmont Cragin formed in January 2018, it has worked with school, health, mental health, police and business leaders in the community to site a health clinic open to the entire community at Steinmetz High School, train police to not re-traumatize residents and mentor at-risk youth of high school age.Comfortable Lounge Chair Dressing Table Stool Upholstered Footrest Padded Bench Concave Seat Surface Change shoes Stool with Removable Linen Cover-Brown During Sen. Durbin’s visit, the group showed him the health clinic at Steinmetz High School and discussed the positive impact it was having.

James Rudyk is the director of the Northwest Side Housing Center, a nonprofit that spearheads the Resilient Belmont Cragin Community Collaborative. It has helped countless residents keep their homes.Flash Furniture B-Z100-OXBLOOD-GG Oxblood Vinyl Luxurious Conference Chair with Casters

”I think Suzette and Judy taught us that all the work we do is about resilience, but we never knew that because we’re not psychologists,” he said. “ACEs are seen as a psychological thing, Benzara BM185432 Modern Queen Bed with Leatherette Covering, Brownbut we decided that they impact our youth and communities so much that we embed resilience in all the work we do.”

WAN SAN QIAN- Iron Flower Stand Floor Type Green Plant Display Frame Living Room Bedroom Pot Shelf racks (color White, Size 41 61cm) Flower Flower iyrmnb2020-Furniture

We know you’re wondering, so let’s address this right up front.Coat Rack, Hook Behind The Door, Hanger, Creative Clothes, Clothes Hanger, Coat Hook, Wall, Wall, Porch, Coat Rack, Wall Hanger, 35.6 8 1.8cm Easy to Install (Size 61.2 8 1.8cm)  The cooking demonstrations at Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium do not use any of the actual fish in the Aquarium’s collection.

Instead, Kendall College of Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management at National Louis University partners with Shedd Aquarium to demonstrate recipes using species that are sustainably fished. Continue reading »

Happy Lee wants to start a business delivering organic, hydroponically-grown local produce to customers via an app.Flash Furniture BT-2905-GG Mid-Back Manager's Chair with Black Back and Padded Mesh Seat

Amiracle Harris also wants to deliver something to customers in her upcoming business: Safety Baby Fence Indoor Playground Breathable Oxford Cloth Activity Center Non-Toxic Indoor and Outdoor Suitable for 0-6 Years Old Babya monthly subscription box with products that encourage children 6-10 to become entrepreneurs.

WENZHE Upholstered Fabric Headboard Bedside Cushion Pads Cover Bed Wedges Backrest Waist Pad Double PU Soft Case Waist Belt Backrest Home, 5 colors (color B, Size 150x60x11cm)Both of these National Louis University undergraduate Business students applied to and were accepted into Future Founders, which began in February. It  describes itself as “an innovative early-stage accelerator program that helps 18-to-30-year-olds go from side hustle to CEO through a series of interactive workshops covering the lean startup method.” Continue reading »