Christopher Menard

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Contact Information

Psychology Dept. Psychological Services Center
505 E Green St, 3rd Floor
M/C 441
The PSC is located above Cold Stone Creamery Ice Cream Shop
Champaign, IL 61820
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Mindfulness Instructor
Supervisor of Clinical Psychology and Mindfulness Instructor Trainees

Research Description

Chris Menard, Psy.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist and co-directs the Psychology Department’s mindfulness services and instructor training with Heidemarie Laurent, PhD.  He has also provided supervision to graduate students with neuropsychological diagnostic assessment (e.g., ADHD & Aspergers/High Functioning Autism) and in conducting mindfulness research. Dr. Menard was a board member of the local Mindfulness Teacher Foundation (MTF) from 2013 – 2017 and helped develop the training curriculum for the Mindful Teacher Mindful Kids program. He has led Mindfulness Training classes since 2011 for numerous C-U groups including U of I Staff/Faculty/Graduate Students, Champaign-Urbana k – 12 school teachers, University High Laboratory High School students, and Prairie Center/Rosecrance addiction recovery clients.


Chicago School of Professional Psychology (Psy.D. 2007)