Dr. Cliff Saper is the lead Clinical Psychologist for Ascension Illinois and the Director of Clinical Services for the Behavioral Health Service Line. He received his A.B. from Brown University and his Ph.D. from Loyola. Dr. Saper has been with Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital for 28 years where he has specialized in Resilience Training, Crisis Response, Child and Family Therapy, Group Therapy models, and School-Hospital collaboration. Over the last three years, Dr. Saper has been facilitating virtual peer COVID support groups for healthcare workers, school staff, and agencies. He leads a long COVID support group currently. In additiont to his professional roles, Dr. Saper is a member of the Therapy Players Comedy Improv Troupe and a docent at the Illinois Holocaust Museum.