Fresno Clinical (PsyD) Program Core Faculty

Nicholas Anderson, PhD, Assistant Professor
PhD, 2013; Kent State University
Research interests: Evidence-based treatment of PTSD and anxiety disorders; improving mental health services for LGBT individuals; telemental health (e.g., videoconferencing, mobile apps, web-based interventions); access to care

Mark Barnes, PhD, Visiting Assistant Professor
PhD, 1990; California School of Professional Psychology
Research interests: Psychological Assessment, Test Construction, ingredients of psychotherapy and the efficiency of psychotherapy

Jason Christopherson, PhD, Visiting Assistant Professor
PhD, 2013, CSPP at Alliant International University, Fresno
Research Interests: Pediatric Medical Traumatic Stress, Child Psychotherapy, Pediatric Neuropsychology, Projective Assessment and Pediatric Populations

Robert Harris, PhD, Professor and Program Director
PhD, 1986; University of Kansas
Research interests: Psychological assessment; ADHD; self-handicapping and the interface of clinical and social psychology

Tamar Kenworthy, PsyD, Assistant Professor
PsyD, 2004, CSPP at Alliant International University, Fresno
Research Interests: Forensic populations, Correctional Officer Stress, Personality Assessments, Risk Assessments, Mental Health Collaboration with the Court System

Ya-Shu Liang, PhD, Assistant Professor
PhD, 2006, University of Oklahoma
Research interests: Diversity; multicultural care; weight, eating and body image issues; Asian and Asian-American psychology