Director of Child Programs – Chicago
Lee Dal Pra obtained her Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from the University of Chicago and her Bachelors of Science as a Learning Behavior Specialist from Northern Illinois University. Ms. Dal Pra specializes in CBT, DBT, mindfulness, trauma-informed therapy, and the treatment of psychiatric conditions, such as anxiety and depression, in children. Ms. Dal Pra is Adjunct Faculty at the University of Chicago teaching courses in Cognitive and Behavior Therapies for children, adolescents and families. Her clinical experience includes work in AD/HD research, neurodevelopmental social work, and behavioral health at several major hospitals, as well as with District 39 and Chicago Public Schools. Additionally, Ms. Dal Pra focuses on school-community partnerships by providing professional development and consultation to local/regional schools and universities. At Compass, Ms. Dal Pra strives to enhance the well-being of children, adolescents, and their families through high-quality partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programming.