The Institute for Clinical Social Work


Profiles

Heather M. Stewart, Ph.D.

Class of 2004

Dr. Stewart presently works as a psychotherapist at Midwestern University (Downers Grove, IL), a graduate level institution that trains medical professionals, including osteopathic physicians, dentists, and physician assistants. There she provides therapy to students enrolled in the university. Before this she worked for over 18 years in community mental health settings as a Spanish-English bilingual psychotherapist in both the city and western suburbs. Dr. Stewart maintains a private practice in Oak Park, IL.


Education

  • B.A. in Spanish, Dickinson College
  • A.M., University of Chicago, School of Social Service Administration
  • Ph.D., Institute for Clinical Social Work

Dissertation

Señoritas and princesses: The quinceañeara as a context for female development (2004)