Loyola University Chicago - Social Work
Full-Time Lecturer at University of Chicago, School of Social Service Administration
Individual & Family Services
Parikh, PhD, LCSW
Greater Chicago Area
Experienced clinician and professor committed to helping people better their lives, through therapy, education, and professional training. It is important to take into account peoples' personal beliefs and goals for themselves, culture, and background in our work together. I bring my clinical knowledge, academic experience, and collaborative supervisory style to every interaction.
Specialties: Bilingual (Spanish and English) culturally competent adult and child therapy in the areas of behavior, mood, relationship problems, parenting, multicultural issues, fatherhood, trauma and abuse. Also academic teaching in areas of theory and research in the social sciences, clinical supervision and professional consultation
University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration
30200 Social Intervention: Research and Evaluation
32700 Human Behavior in the Social Environment
44212 Abuse-Focused Child Treatment and the Helping Relationship
30100 Direct Practice
Chicago Children's Advocacy Center
Provided individual and group abuse-focused therapy to English and Spanish speaking children and families. Provided clinical supervision to student therapy interns as part of their training. Conducted on-site clinical trainings of students and staff.
Shipra S. Parikh, Ph.D., LLC (Private Therapy Practice)
Bilingual Therapist for Children and Adults
I provide individual therapy (Spanish and English) to children and adults dealing with behavior issues, parenting concerns, relationship/family problems, multicultural issues, fatherhood, and abuse/domestic violence/trauma issues. I also offer clinical supervision to students for licensure requirements and professional consultation services.
Loyola University School of Social Work
Teaching research courses in the School of Social Work:
SOWK 506 - Research Methods in the Social Sciences
SOWK 606 - Research Practicum
Loyola University of Chicago
Clinical Social Work