Manijeh Daneshpour

Manijeh Daneshpour | Professor

  • California School of Professional Psychology

  • Marital and Family Therapy (PsyD)
  • Irvine/Orange County Campus

Research Interests

Teaching, providing couple and family therapy, writing research articles, as well as mentoring students, and new professionals


Dr. Manijeh Daneshpour is the systemwide director and professor of marriage and family therapy in the department of couple and family therapy at Alliant International University in Irvine, California and a licensed marriage and family therapist with over 22 years of academic, research, and clinical experience. She is from Iran and identifies herself as a third wave feminist.Dr. Daneshpour main areas of research, publications, and presentations have been centered on issues of multiculturalism, social justice, third wave feminism, and premarital and marital relationships.

Alliant International University