Clinical Psychology (PhD) San Francisco Faculty

Our program faculty are actively engaged in applied research and publishing exciting new work in their fields, which improves professional services, influences policy and changes lives. This level of engagement provides our students with opportunities to become connected to their professional communities and gain valuable research and presentation experience—co-authoring papers with faculty, presenting posters and serving in leadership roles in student divisions of professional associations.

Clinical Psychology (PhD)

Academic Dean  |   San Francisco Beach St Campus
Research Interests:

Psychology of women, including role strain, work, and health; gender roles; issues relevant to the practice of professional psychology; graduate education

Professor  |   San Francisco Beach St Campus
Research Interests:

Substance abuse and AIDS treatment and prevention in multicultural communities; program evaluation in behavioral health systems including managed care systems including drug courts and alternative community approaches in juvenile probation; organizational systems with a focus on managed behavioral health policy evaluation, and analysis; early childhood prevention and intervention; cost analysis; studies in programs for assertive community treatment (PACT)

Associate Professor  |   San Francisco Beach St Campus
Research Interests:

Social justice in psychology and psychotherapy; multicultural competence; Health at Every Size; LGBTQIA issues; impact of social privilege and oppression, especially as regards to body size, physical appearance, sexual orientation, race, gender, gender expression, religion, age, and social class

Assistant Professor  |   San Francisco Beach St Campus
Research Interests:

Gender role development; self-concept development; attachment relationships; cross-cultural psychology

Distinguished Professor  |   San Francisco Beach St Campus
Research Interests:

HIV; substance abuse; intervention for adolescents; community prevention; ethnic and sexual minorities; drug-exposed infants and parents; juvenile delinquency; workforce development and pipeline; Latino health and higher education

Professor  |   San Francisco Beach St Campus
Research Interests:

Stress/trauma, coping, protective factors and resilience Alcohol and drug abuse and dual diagnosis, PTSD, depression and suicide, behavior problems, treatment factors and patient outcomes Vulnerable populations (e.g., ethnic minorities, refugees/immigrants, abused and traumatized populations, disadvantaged children and adolescents, people with serious mental illness, military veterans, etc.)

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