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Ms. Marjorie  Hanft

Ms. Marjorie Hanft


Office: 4049 - Physical Science
Phone: 217-581-6418
Email: mhanft@eiu.edu

Current Syllabi

Frequently Taught Courses

Abnormal Behavior, Theories of Psychotherapy, Crisis Intervention, Models of Group Therapy, Psychopathology in Film and Memoir, Orientation to Undergraduate Internship, Undergraduate Internship Coordination and Supervision


B.A., Beloit College                 
M.A., Brown University 
M.A., University of Oklahoma

Speakers Bureau

For more information, please visit the Speakers Bureau Webpage.

Available to speak about the following topics:
 De-stigmatizing Mental Illness
 Parenting a Child with Special Needs
 Film Portrayals of Psychopathology
 Psychopathology in Memoir


Autism Spectrum Disorders, Portrayals of Psychopathology in Film and Memoir, Bibliotherapy

Selected Conference Presentations

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Various presentations on this topic from 1992 to present at these annual conferences: Autism Society of America, Illinois School Psychologists Association, National Association of School Psychologists, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Eastern Illinois Area of Special Education, local school districts, Disability Awareness Day at Lakeland College, Embrace Differences University Board panel-EIU

Psychopathology in Film: papers presented  at American Psychological Association and Popular Culture Association

Pediatric Onset Bipolar Disorder: Workshops presented for school districts in Illinois & Illinois School Psychologists Association


Autism Society of Illinois
Charleston, IL Kiwanis Club
Coles County Regional Planning Commission
Mattoon Jewish Community Center

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