About Me

Lauren Chapple-Love, Ph.D. (she, her, Dr.), a licensed counseling psychologist, is the owner of Elle Psychological Services, LLC in Las Vegas, Nevada. She completed a bachelor’s degree focused in Forensic Psychology in 2007 at Bay Path University, her master’s in Forensic Psychology in 2010 at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, then went on to secure her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology in 2018 from The University of North Dakota. She earned additional experience in a pre-doctoral internship with the Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Prisons (2018) and completed post-doctoral training in 2020 at a forensic private practice. She is currently licensed as a psychologist in the state of Nevada. 

 

 Dr. Chapple-Love’s clinical experience primarily lies in Forensic and Correctional Psychology. While in the community, she has worked with court-mandated individuals and in sexual health. Dr. Chapple-Love has focused on diverse populations (e.g., LGBTQAI+, People of Color, the Kink community, etc.) and the ways that they process and can excel while living within systems of oppression and majority culture spaces. She is a member of the executive board of the Nevada Psychological Association (NPA), serving as the former Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Chair.  Dr. Chapple-Love is currently serving as the President of NPA, the first Black-identified psychologist to be elected in the organization's nearly 65 year history.

 

She is the owner of Elle Psychological Services, LLC, a private practice that currently focuses on diversity, equity, and inclusion training and consultation.

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Relationship Difficulties

  • How to Build Healthy Relationships

  • Life Transitions

  • Difficulties with Self-Esteem

  • Complex Trauma

  • Racial Trauma

  • Race and Identity Issues

  • Professional/Career Issues

  • College/Graduate School Issues

  • Coping

  • Stress Management

  • Gender Identity and Transitional Support

  • LGBT Counseling

  • Sex-Positive Approach

  • Other Issues 
     

Other Relevant Trainings Completed by Dr. Chapple-Love

  • Forensic Competency Examiner Certification : 2022