Harris Named Executive Director
Cornerstone Counseling Center of Chicago (CCCOC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Rev. Dr. Peonita Harris, Psy.D., LMFT, CSAT as its new Executive Director. In this role, Dr. Harris is responsible for overseeing the operations and clinical functions of CCCOC. She also will provide vision and strategic oversight to advance its abilities to meet the ever changing needs of our clients and communities.
Dr. Harris has practiced in the field for over nine years and has been an ordained minister for over 15 years. Dr. Harris’ goal is to embrace the uniqueness of all individuals as she assists them to discover and live out their divine purpose. She is committed to movement of de-stigmatizing mental illness and to the integration of faith and practice.
“We are pleased to have Dr. Peonita Harris step into this leadership role at Cornerstone Counseling Center of Chicago,” said Tamara Askew, board president. “She is an exceptional leader with the skills necessary to guide our organization and vision forward in a purposeful manner.”
Earning a Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology and Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from Adler University, she completed her bachelor’s degree from Moody Bible Institute. Additionally, Dr. Harris is a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist.
Please join the entire board of directors in welcoming Rev. Dr. Peonita Harris, Psy.D, LMFT, CSAT into her new role.