FACULTY

Amy Barth, MA

Assistant Professor of Psychology


College of Arts and Sciences

Professor Barth teaches General Psychology, Developmental Psychology: Adolescent, Counseling Skills, and Abnormal Psychology courses at Concordia University Chicago. She also supervises undergraduate psychology students working on internships.

As a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Professor Barth has worked with adolescents and their families for the past ten years. She has also served as a Crisis Counselor, mentor program coordinator and creator of the Connections Afterschool Program at Youth Crossroads, Inc. Professor Barth has been a member of Concordia’s faculty since 2008.

 

Degrees

  • Certificate, Non-Profit Business Education, Notre Dame University; South Bend, Ind.
  • MA, Professional Counseling, Concordia University Chicago; River Forest, Ill.
  • BA, Psychology, Concordia University Chicago; River Forest, Ill.

Academic and Professional Highlights

Presentations:

  • “How to Start a Mentoring Program,” 4 Most Youth Symposium, January 2008.
  • “Use of Media to Tell Your Story,” Tutor/Mentor Leadership Conference, May 2007.

Creative Works:

  • Developer, Connections Afterschool Program; Youth Crossroads, Inc., 2008.
  • Developer, Life Skills curriculum, 21st Century After-School Program; Youth Crossroads, Inc., 2006-2007.
  • “New Mentor Orientation,” Researcher and Creator, Youth Crossroads, Inc., 2005-2008.
  • “Youth Development Stages,” Researcher and Creator, Youth Crossroads, Inc., 2005-2008.
  • “Stages of the Mentoring Relationship,” Researcher & Creator, Youth Crossroads, Inc., 2005-2008.
  • “How Trauma Affects the Youth We Mentor,” Researcher & Creator, Youth Crossroads, Inc., 2005-2008.
  • “Me, Angry,” Trainer, Illinois Jaycees Leadership Academy, August 2007.

Contact

Work: 708-209-3179