Immaculata University Names Exton Resident Instructor in Psychology
Immaculata University named Exton resident Donna Alberici instructor in Graduate Psychology. Ms. Alberici has served as an adjunct faculty member in the College of Graduate Studies at Immaculata University since 2003.
While employed at New Life Youth and Family Services in West Chester, she held various positions including clinical director of Chester County Programs, program director for the Visitation Program, and also program director for the Forefront Prevention and Aftercare Program. Ms. Alberici was program director for four years at the Devereux Foundation, Benton Center. She has been in the counseling field for the past 25 years. For the past 12 years, her focus has been in providing counseling for children and families and in developing programs that enhance the delivery of services for youth and families.
Ms. Alberici earned her BS degree in Psychology at Eastern College and earned her MS degree in Community Counseling and Human Relations from Villanova University. She is an approved clinical supervisor, a licensed professional counselor, and a national certified counselor. She is a member of the American Counseling Association. Child abuse and neglect, sexual offenders, and anger management are some of the societal topics that she has given professional presentations on.
"Immaculata University is a vibrant educational community. The administration and faculty are highly committed to the holistic growth of students in their academic pursuits. The College of Graduate Studies under the leadership of Sister Ann Heath, IHM, dean, and the Graduate Psychology Department under the leadership of Dr. Jed Yalof, department chair, are dedicated to providing students with a stimulating environment to further their learning. I am honored to be part of such an institution where integrity and vision are hallmarks of their mission," comments Ms. Alberici on her appointment at Immaculata University.
Immaculata University, a Catholic, coeducational institution, is located 20 miles west of Philadelphia, south of the intersection between route 30 and 352, between Paoli and Exton.