The Institute for Clinical Social Work


Denise Duval, Ph.D.
Class of 2007

Denise Duval teaches research courses and development courses, is an academic adviser to on-site students, and oversees the collection and analysis of academic data. In addition to her duties at ICSW, Dr. Duval maintains a private child psychotherapy practice where she works with pre-school-age children through young adults. Her areas of clinical expertise include children’s issues and anxiety, behaviors and mood issues, school problems, and child-parent relationships, among others. Dr. Duval values the focus on training clinicians and clinical researchers at ICSW, and she enjoys seeing how students incorporate their new knowledge into their work.


Affect regulation: Homeless youth once in the child welfare system (2007)


  • The Ohio State University, B.A.
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, M.S.W.
  • Institute for Clinical Social Work, Ph.D.
  • Cathedral Counseling Center, Clinical Fellowship

Memberships & Organizations

  • NASW
  • American Psychoanalytic Association


1300 West Belmont Avenue, #215 Chicago, IL 60657

(312) 935-4241
(773) 880-1485, ext. 81