The Counseling program presented its inaugural Gillem-Bartoli Alum Award for Contributions to Social Justice to Dr. Radhika Sehgal ’99M, staff psychologist at Dickinson College, and Dr. Kristen Bertsch ’07M, staff psychologist at Drexel University and personal practice psychologist, during a...
Arcadia University celebrated academic achievement and scholastic excellence at the 2019 Honors Convocation on March 30. More than 1,000 students earned distinguished honors and honors in the spring and fall 2018, and 59 student and faculty awards were presented.
President Ajay Nair addressed...
Students and faculty from Arcadia’s graduate Counseling program were honored at the Pennsylvania Counseling Association (PCA) Conference, held from Nov. 9 to 11 in Pittsburgh.
Adjunct Professor of Counseling Lois Keller won the PCA Outstanding Practitioner Award, which recognizes a professional...
Students and faculty of the Counseling program presented and were recognized at the Pennsylvania Counseling Association (PCA) Conference in King of Prussia on Nov. 4.
Dr. Hsin-Hua "Cathy" Lee, assistant professor of Psychology, and Counseling student Bethany Wentz ’18 co-presented the poster, “...
Dr. Eleonora Bartoli, associate professor and director of the Counseling program, and Dr. Hsin-Hua “Cathy” Lee, assistant professor of Psychology, presented at the 34th annual Winter Roundtable on Cultural Psychology and Education in New York City on Feb. 24 and 25.
The theme of this year’s...
Dr. Eleonora Bartoli, associate professor and director of the Counseling program, represented the Masters of Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council (MPCAC) at this year’s American Association of State Counseling Boards (AASCB) conference.
Dr. Bartoli, who became chair of MPCAC in July...
Arcadia University’s Psychology Department was well-represented at the 48th Annual Pennsylvania Counseling Association (PCA) Fall Conference on Nov. 12.
Dr. Eleonora Bartoli, associate professor and director of Psychology, and Dr. Cathy Lee, assistant professor of Psychology, participated in “...
Dr. Eleonora Bartoli, associate professor and director of Arcadia’s Master’s program in Counseling, was selected to chair the Masters in Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council (MPCAC) after chairing its Masters in Counseling Accreditation Committee since 2013.
As chair, Dr. Bartoli will...
Graduate student Stacey Herreid-Halstead ’15 was chosen as the 2016 Montgomery County Counseling Association (MCCA) Graduate Student Award recipient for her counseling skills.
Associate professor of Psychology Dr. Eleonora Bartoli recommended Herreid-Halstead to the MCCA based on Herreid-...
Eleonora Bartoli, Ph.D., is the Director of the graduate program in Counseling and the Coordinator of the Trauma concentration. After earning her doctoral degree, she acquired clinical experience by working for three years at the University of Pennsylvania Counseling and Psychological Services (Penn’s counseling center, first as an intern and subsequently as a post-doctoral fellow). After receiving her license as a psychologist in early 2005, she opened a small independent practice, which she has held since. Prior to becoming the Director for Arcadia's Counseling program, she worked for three years as an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Gwynedd-Mercy College (GMC), where she was also the coordinator of the Women’s Studies Minor, the advisor for the Psychology Club, and the founder of GMC’s Psi Chi chapter. At GMC, she taught a number of social justice based courses as well as general psychology, counseling, and psychobiology courses.
Dr. Bartoli is very active in professional organizations; she is currently on the Board of our own accrediting body, the Masters in Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council (MPCAC) as past-Chair. Over the years, Dr. Bartoli has been involved in a number of leadership positions both within the Pennsylvania Psychological Association (where she was the Chair of the Committee on Multiculturalism) and the Pennsylvania Counseling Association (where she is a member of the Legislative Committee as well as the Pennsylvania Association for Counselor Education and Supervision). Her professional interests include multicultural counseling competence, White racial socialization, trauma, and mindfulness. She was the recipient of the 2013 Lindback Foundation Award for Distinguished Teaching.
Arcadia Courses Taught:
Theories and Techniques of Counseling (PY586)
Evidence-Based Treatments of Trauma (PY618)
Trauma, Advocacy, and Social Justice (PY622)
Home Country Italy
Languages Italian, English, French
B.A. in Psychology and Philosophy
The University of Chicago
M.A. in Psychology: Human Development
The University of Chicago
Ph.D. in Psychology: Human Development/Mental Health Research
Co-Author • 2017
Training for colorblindness: White racial socialization
Article, Whiteness & Education
Co-Authored with Bartoli, E., Michael, A., Bentley-Edwards, K.L., Stevenson, H.C., Shor, R.E., & McClain, S.E.
Co-Author • 2017
Justice for healing: Police brutality, privilege, and betrayal trauma.
Article, The Pennsylvania Psychologist
Co-Authored with Bartoli, E. & McClincey, S.A.
Co-Author • 2016
Validation of a standardized multiple-choice performance based multicultural competence measure: Implications for training, assessment, and practice.
Article, Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development
Co-Authored with Gillem, A., Bartoli, E., Bertsch, K., Meisky, S., Constant, K., Robbins, S., & Bellamy, S.
Co-Author • 2015
What do White counselors need to know about race? White racial socialization in counseling and psychotherapy training programs.
Article, Women & Therapy
Co-Authored with Bartoli, E., Bentley-Edwards, K.L., García, A.M., Michael, A., & Ervin, A.
Co-Author • 2014
Creating effective counselors: Integrated multicultural and evidence-based curricula in counselor education programs.
Article, Journal of the Pennsylvania Counseling Association
Co-Authored with Bartoli, E., Morrow, M., Dozier, C.G., Mamolou, A., & Gillem, A.R.
Co-Author • 2014
What white children need to know about race
Article, Independent School
Co-Authored with Michael, A. & Bartoli, E.
Co-Author • 2013
Use of nonconscious priming to promote self-disclosure
Article, Clinical Psychological Science
Co-Authored with Grecco L., Robbins, S.J., Bartoli, E., & Wolff, N.
Co-Author • 2012
Using discipline-based professional association standards for information literacy integration: A review and case study
Article, Behavioral & Social Science Librarian
Co-Authored with Gordon, L. & Bartoli, E.
Co-Author • 2009
Addressing clients’ racism and racial prejudice in individual psychotherapy: Psychotherapeutic considerations
Article, Psychotherapy Theory, Research, Practice, Training
Co-Authored with Bartoli, E. & Pyati, A
Co-Author • 2008
Continuing to depolarize the debate on sexual orientation and religion: Identity and the therapeutic process.
Article, Professional Psychology: Research and Practice