Betsy Jane Basch

Betsy Jane Basch is a licensed clinical psychologist, an independently licensed counselor, a Nationally Credentialed Counselor, and a credentialed school psychologist. She provides services at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in the Division of Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES) in the areas of: individual and group therapy, academic coaching, neuropsychological testing, graduate student clinical training, supervision and relevant research and coordinating with invested parties on campus. Dr. Basch has overall interests in delivering and developing culturally competent, culturally aware and inclusive social emotional environments, training, therapeutic interventions and assessment and has presented on topics such as neuroflexibility, culture and mental illness, disability and sexuality, disability and identity, cultural components of community health and inclusive culturally competent programming and measurement. She works to facilitate conversations on intersectional topics that are inclusive of disability, and finds engagement to be a fascinating and terrifying process!