Arlena Kroliczek is currently a doctoral student in the Clinical Psychology program at Adler University with an emphasis in Primary Care and Behavioral Medicine. She received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Loyola University Chicago with a minor in neuroscience. As a doctoral student, Arlena has obtained clinical trainings in a variety of settings and patient populations, including community mental health, outpatient medical clinics, and inpatient and partial hospitalization programs through Will County Health Department, Hartgrove Hospital, and Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where she has conducted therapy and assessment with children, adolescents, and adults. Arlena’s dissertation research is focusing on attachment theory in relation to conflict in romantic relationships. She will be completing her pre-doctoral internship at Southlake Community Mental Health Center in Indiana during the 2017-2018 year, while continuing to work at Neurogenesis.