Clinical Psychology (PsyD) San Diego Faculty

Liana Abascal, PhD, Assistant Professor, Clinical PsyD Program (San Diego)
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 2008, SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program
Research interests: Eating disorders, obesity, diabetes, health behaviors.

Steven F. Bucky, PhD, Distinguished Professor, Clinical PsyD Program; Director of Professional Training (San Diego)
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1970, University of Cincinnati
Research interests: Childhood psychopathology; chemical dependency; alcoholic family; children of alcoholics; forensic psychology; ethics; sports psychology.

Joanne Callan, PhD, Distinguished Professor, Clinical PhD and PsyD Programs (San Diego)
PhD, Counseling Psychology, 1970, University of Texas
Research interests: Life span development (development, adjustment, psychopathology among, and treatment for, children, adolescents, and adults from a psychoanalytic perspective); psychology of women; gender identity development; application of psychoanalytic theories (attachment and object relations theory); education and training in psychology; professional ethics; and clinical supervision.

David Diamond, PhD, Associate Professor

Marina Dorian, PhD, Associate Professor

Julii Green, PhD, Assistant Professor

Debra Kawahara, PhD, Professor

Mojgan Khademi, PsyD, Associate Professor and Interim Program Director, Clinical PsyD Program (San Diego)
Research interests: Psychodynamic theory, attachment and personality; obesity and weight loss; prevention of eating disorders; suicide and bereavement; multicultural issues applied in clinical settings; feminism.

James Madero, PhD, Professor

Matthew Porter, PhD, Associate Professor

Neil Ribner, PhD, Distinguished Professor
Research interests: Family studies; divorce; stepfamilies; custody evaluations; parenting; siblings; cultural issues in interpersonal violence; graduate psychology education and training.

Skultip Sirikantraporn, PsyD, Assistant Professor

Jill Stoddard, PhD, Associate Professor

Ronald Stolberg, PhD, Associate Professor

Steven R. Thorp, PhD, ABPP, Associate Professor

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