Adjunct Faculty

Naveeda Athar, PhD., CDVP
Courses Taught: Interpersonal Dynamics; Contemporary Treatment Approaches

Rita Bobrowski, Psy.D., MS, RN
Courses Taught: Psychopharmacology; Group Dynamics; Interpersonal Dynamics

Donald A. Kryzak, MSW, DDS, LCSW, CADC, MISA II
Courses Taught: Contemporary Treatment; Introduction to Addictions; Psychopharmacology; Group Dynamics; Addictions Counseling I, II and III; and Family Education and Treatment.
Background: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Clinical Addictions Counselor (CADC) and registered Mental Illness/Substance Abuse (MISA II) counselor; visiting lecturer at James Addams College of Social Work, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1999 to present; adjunct faculty member at COD since 1988; Secretary/Treasurer of the Peer Assistance Program for Nurses (PANN), Illinois Nurses Association; coordinator of the Concerned Dentists Program, Illinois State Dental Society, 1986-2002; national lecturer on topic, "Boundary Violations in Therapist/Client Relationships."

Danuta McDaniel, MA, LCPC, CADC
Courses Taught: Addictions Counseling I, II and III; Divorce and Family Mediation

Esther McMinn
Courses Taught: Generalist Practice; Grief Counseling; Behavior Modification; Contemporary Treatment Approaches

Christopher Nonnie, MA, LPC
Courses Taught: Interpersonal Dynamics; Ethics in Counseling; Generalist Practice

Bruce Sewick, MA, LCPC
Courses Taught: PRCP, Behavior Modification, Psychiatric Rehabilitation; Special Topics: Harm Reduction, Foundations of Psychedelic Studies
Background: Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC); Special Interests: mental illness, the use of psychedelics in psychotherapy, consciousness, altered states (meditation, sensory deprivation flotation), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and bi-lateral stimulation.

Tom Stamas, MA, CADC, MISA II
Courses Taught: Addictions Counseling I and II; Interpersonal Dynamics; Group Dynamics