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San Francisco Clinical Psychology PhD Program Given 10-year Re-Accreditation by APA

Alliant’s Press Release on the APA Re-Accreditation: December 14, 2018 Contact: Cielo Villasenor Alliant International University 858-635-4050 California School of Professional Psychology’s San Francisco Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by the American Psychological Association (APA) San Diego, California—The California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) at Alliant International University’s Clinical Psychology PhD degree program at its San Francisco campus has […]

By Evan Post | Psychology

Diane Adams Wins Provost’s Pillar Award

The winner of the 2015 Provost Pillar Award is Dr. Diane Adams. Dr. Adams has been with Alliant International University since 1989 and is presently an associate professor with the California School of Professional Psychology’s clinical psychology PsyD program in San Francisco. Dr. Adams is one of the founders of Alliant’s I-MERIT program, having participated in the development and naming of the MERIT Institute for […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Business

Governor Jerry Brown Appoints Alliant SFLS Alumna to Superior Court

San Francisco Law School alumna Sharon Reardon has been appointed to the San Francisco Superior Court by Governor Jerry Brown. Reardon has served as an assistant district attorney in the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office since 1998. She previously was an associate at the law office of James P. Collins, who is now a San Francisco County Superior Court judge. Reardon earned a law degree […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Law

Clinical Intuition Seminar: The Neurobiology of Flashes, Hunches and Gut Feelings

On April 25, 2015 the Sanville Institute and Alliant San Francisco will hold a seminar on clinical intuition titled “Awakening Clinical Intuition: The Neurobiology of Flashes, Hunches and Gut Feelings.” Attendees will contrast right-brain intuition with left-brain intuition, follow evolutionary and developmental contexts in which intuitive processes arise, and integrate a play model into psychotherapy wherein creativity, improvisation, curiosity and exploration complement a rupture and […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Education

Alliant and CSOE Welcome Danielle Kaplan, Ph.D.

We are pleased to announce that Danielle Kaplan, Ph.D., has joined the California School of Education as the Program Director for Teacher Education in San Francisco. Dr. Kaplan brings a wealth of academic accomplishment to Alliant, in addition to expertise in managing educational programs. Dr. Kaplan earned a B.F.A. at New York University and an M.A. in Environmental Studies at Yale University before attending Columbia […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Education

CSPP Alumna Sunita Mehta Interviewed for CBS

Recently, Dr. Sunita Mehta, alumna of the San Francisco clinical psychology program, was featured in a CBS San Francisco interview about an exciting new start-up she is a part of–Doctor on Demand. Congratulations Dr. Mehta! The article is below: A San Francisco-based startup is changing the way consumers can seek medical advice from a doctor. Co-founded by CEO Adam Jackson, television personality Dr. Phil McGraw and […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Psychology

Amber Hager Wins NCSPP’s GLBT Student Award

CSPP at Alliant International University is excited to announce that, Amber Hager, a PhD student in the San Francisco Clinical Psychology program, is the 2015 recipient of the National Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology’s Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender Committee Student Award. This prestigious, national award is granted only once every three years. Its intent is to increase awareness of and sensitivity to […]

By Cielo Villasenor | Education

“How to Be a Positive Leader” by Alumna Dr. Sandy Tong

A Fire-Based Paramedic Supervisor’s Experience of Stress with Alumna Dr. Sandy Tong Free  event:  Open  to students,  faculty,  and  staff WHEN:  December  8,  2014 TIME:  7:00-­‐8:30pm WHERE:  Room  103 1 st  Floor,  San  Francisco  campus Utilizing   Moustakas’  (1990)  heuristic   methodology,   she   explored   the   experience  of  stress  of  paramedic  supervisors  working  within  a  fire-­‐based  organization.    As  she   wrote, […]

By Alliant Team | Education

Compassion Week: Center of the Study of Compassion and Altruism (Nov. 10-16 in San Francisco)

  Compassion Week is an initiative of the Tenzin Gyatso Institute, Stanford University’s CCARE, The Charter for Compassion and Dignity Health that calls on the City of San Francisco and the State of California to make compassion a guiding principle for their businesses and public services. The Tenzin Gyatso Institute, Stanford University’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE), The Charter for Compassion […]

By Alliant Team | Education . Uncategorized

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