Ida Roldán, PhD- Academic Dean
The Puerto Rican family's experience when a family member has HIV/AIDS (1999)
Dean Ida Roldán maintains a private practice in Chicago, providing psychoanalytic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis to adults; she is bilingual/bi-cultural and specializes in working with Latino populations. She also provides private clinical consultation and is a consultant at Cathedral Counseling Center. Dr. Roldan served on the Board of Trustees of ICSW and has been an ICSW faculty member since September 2008. Dr. Roldan is Vice-Chair of the Broad of Trustees at Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Alternative High School.
Areas of Interest & Approaches to Practice
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis with individuals – Young Adults and Adults; Specific Issues: Relational difficulties, HIV-AIDS and Immigration related issues.
B.S.W., University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
MSW, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
PhD, Institute of Clinical Social Work, Chicago, IL
Psychoanalytic Training, National Institute for the Psychotherapies, New York, NY
Courses Taught at ICSW
CL 661: Psychodynamic Approaches to Difference
CL 511: Case Conference I
CL 512: Case Conference II
Additional Faculty Roles
Professional Memberships & Affiliations
National Association of Social Workers
International Association for Psychoanalytic Self Psychology
International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy
American Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work
American Psychological Association – Division 39
Roldan, I. (2003). Dissertation Article. The Experience of the Puerto Rican HIV/AIDS Infected Person. Families in Society.
Roldan, I., & Shelby, R.D. (2004). The role of the mentoring relationship in qualitative research. In Deborah K. Padgett, (Ed.), The Qualitative Research Experience. CA: Wadsworth/Thompson Learning.
Roldan, I. (2006). Staying straight: Lessons from ex-offenders.” Clinical Social Work Journal. 34(2).
Roldan, I. (2007). AIDS stigma in the Puerto Rican community: An expression of other stigma
phenomenon in Puerto Rican culture.” Inter-American Journal of Psychology, 41(1).
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