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Rachell N. Anderson

Born: 1942 in Tunica, Mississippi
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Anderson is a retired professor from the Human Services Program at the University of Illinois, Springfield campus. She received her doctorate of psychology in Clinical Psychology from the Adler School of Professional Psychology in Chicago and Masterís degrees from Northern Illinois University and the University of Illinois at Springfield.

Biography: Dr. Anderson is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Professor Emeritus and an Author. She ran a private clinical practice in Springfield, Illinois from 1974 until she retired in July, 2008. For twenty years, Dr. Anderson taught clinical courses to graduate students and served as Chair of the Department of Human Services at the University of Illinois at Springfield. She served as the Human Services chair from 1999 until 2006.She has lectured widely, served as vice president and chair of the publications committee for the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology. She founded the Central Illinois Society of Adlerian Psychology, served as Co-President of the Central Illinois Psychological Society, and is a member of the American Association of Black Psychologists, the National Organization of Human Services and the American Psychological Association. Dr. Anderson has authored several books and since retirement has volunteered 4 clinical hours a week at the Church Health Center in Memphis and facilitated the Writerís Workshop at the Tunica Museum in Tunica, Mississippi.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction; Poetry

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Rachell N. Anderson on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  Before our eyes :
ISBN: 0963454854 OCLC: 51217276

Marriage and Family Life Education Center, Springfield, IL : ©2001.

  Responsible children in today's world :
ISBN: 0963454862 OCLC: 34134558

Marriage and Family Life Education Center, Springfield, Ill. : 1992.

  Run turkeys, run :
ISBN: 9780963454805 OCLC: 772089083

[Rachell N. Anderson], [Tunica, MS] : ©2010.

  The legacy continues :
ISBN: 0963454870 OCLC: 62676549

Marriage and Family Life Education Center, Springfield, IL : ©2005.