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Argie Allen

Argie Allen, PhD

Director of Clinical Training, Couple & Family Therapy Program

College of Nursing and Health Professions

Contact:

argie.j.allen@drexel.edu

267.359.5527

With more than 20 years of experience as a therapist, teacher, advocate and public speaker, Allen is committed to raising the bar in the community with a message of hope, faith, inspiration and empowerment while teaching the "how to" skills necessary for families to be strengthened.

Allen appears regularly on NBC's "Today" show as their relationship expert discussing many issues related to how to have and maintain healthy relationships in families and within communities. Allen brings a unique presence to the table by integrating both the systemic clinical skills needed to teach families, while incorporating the spiritual principles necessary to strengthen them.

For news media inquiries, contact Rachel Ewing at re39@drexel.edu or 215.895.2614.

In the News

  • Managing Distress in the Aftermath of a Shooting

    Argie Allen, PhD, director of clinical training in the Couples and Family Therapy program of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed for an Oct. 3 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) story about how to deal with the trauma of an event like the Las Vegas shooting.

  • Forget Bill Cosby; I Hate to See his Wife Dragged Down Like This

    Argie Allen, PhD, director of clinical training in the Couples and Family Therapy program of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed for a June 14 Philadelphia Daily News article focusing on the presence of Camille Cosby at Bill Cosby's trial.

  • A Lifelong Devotion to Help Others Develop Healthy Lives, Relationships

    Argie Allen, PhD, director of clinical training and the Couple & Family Therapy Program in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was the focus of a Nov. 23 Philadelphia Tribune feature.

  • Being Wealthy and Being Good Parents

    Argie Allen, PhD, director of clinical training for couple and family therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed Dec. 30 on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) about parenting and wealthy families.

  • Information Being Leaked From Cheating Website

    Argie Allen, PhD, director of clinical training at the College of Nursing and Health Profession’s Couple & Family Therapy Program, was interviewed during an Aug. 20 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) news segment about how to repair a broken relationship when one person has been cheating.

  • Hair or Something Else?

    Argie Allen, PhD, director of clinical training for couple and family therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed in a Feb. 28 WXTF-TV (FOX-29) segment about comments made by E! “Fashion Police” host Giuliana Rancic about Zendaya’s hair at the Academy Awards.

  • How to have tough talks with aging parents

    Argie Allen, PhD, director of clinical training for couple and family therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed in a May 9 segment of NBC’s “The Today Show” about tough talks with aging parents.

  • Always late? Apologize, but don’t belabor it

    Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training for couple and family therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed in a September 26 segment on NBC’s “Today” show about chronic lateness.

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