About Raven Townsel

Raven joined CAPS as a Doctoral Intern and became a staff psychologist after completing her doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.

Raven has previously worked in inpatient, university counseling centers, and a detox center with diverse populations of individuals. Over the years, she has become passionate about working with underrepresented populations who present with trauma, depression, anxiety, interpersonal, and transitional challenges.

Her approach to therapy is collaborative and reflective using psychodynamic and interpersonal techniques. Raven currently serves as the Coordinator of the Coalition for Overcoming Problem Eating and Exercise (COPE), and an embedded counselor for the Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center. She also serves as the CAPS liaison for the sport psychology department within IU Athletics and holds a Mental Game Coaching Professional certification.

Recent Credits


IU Theatre — Mental Health Professional