Dr. Adams' professional interests include International School Psychology, Mental Health in Educational Settings, Mindfulness Training and School Neuropsychology. Dr. Adams is passionate to create gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children, teens, and adults (LGBTQQ).
Dr. Adams has a Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.), in Educational Psychology. Dr. Adams is an Associate Professor and the System-wide Program Director for the online Psy.D. Educational Psychology program.
Dr. Adams has worked in community mental health settings, private practice and in public schools in California. Furthermore, Dr. Adams is a Licensed Educational Psychologist (LEP), a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), and a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC). Additionally, Dr. Adams is a Diplomate in School Neuropsychology from the American Board of School Neuropsychology. He holds two Clear Pupil Personnel Services Credentials – School Psychology and School Counseling in the State of California. He also has a clear credential in a school administration in the State of California.
Dr. Adams received his Bachelor's and Master's degrees from UC San Diego in Sociology. He also earned an additional Master's degree in School Psychology from SF State University. He received his doctorate from Alliant International University.