Faculty

All Clin. Psychopharmacology Clinical PsyD Business Admin (DBA) Forensic Psychology Applied Criminology Leadership School Psychology Undergraduate Psychology Teacher Education T.E.S.O.L. Clinical PhD Business Admin (MBA) Organizational Psych Education Couple & Family Therapy Clinical Psychology

Dawn Griffin

Program Dir., Psych & Criminal Justice

Dr. Griffin's work focuses on social determinates of health and integrating trauma-informed systems. She also provides consultation to local, national and international communities who seek to integrate their systems toward becoming trauma informed. Dr. Griffin has expansive experience in law enforcement, child welfare, and educational systems and how these systems respond to children and families who have been exposed to trauma, chronic stress and violence. […]

Debra Bekerian

Interim Program Director

Dr Bekerian received her PhD in Experimental Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley. Upon graduating she worked for the Medical Research Council's Applied Psychology Unit, Cambridge, UK, where she was a senior research scientist on applied memory and trauma projects. She then worked for the University of East London, as a Reader in the School of Psychology. While in the UK she received training […]

Debra Kawahara

Interim Asst. Dean for Academic Affairs

Dr. Debra M. Kawahara earned her BA in Psychology at the University of California, Los Angeles and earned her doctorate in clinical psychology with a focus on multicultural and community psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology. She is currently the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Professor at the California School of Professional Psychology, Alliant International University. Dr. Kawahara is a feminist and […]

Diana Concannon

Associate Professor

Diana M. Concannon, PsyD, is Associate Provost for Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships at Alliant International University, Associate Professor at the California School of Forensic Psychology, and Director of the APA-Accredited California Psychology Internship Consortium . To each of these positions, she brings more than 25 years of executive leadership experience to support the development and delivery of quality, practical, and accessible education in various mental […]

Donald Viglione

Distinguished Professor

Donald Viglione, Jr., Ph.D. is a Distinguished Professor at the California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) at Alliant International University in San Diego. As a researcher, instructor, and practitioner, he has been working in the area of psychological assessment and testing for over 35 years. Current research includes the empirical validation of the Rorschach and the assessment of malingering, as well as the evaluation of […]

Donald Wofford

Program Director & Associate Professor

Dr. Wofford is a licensed educational psychologist as well as a credentialed school psychologist. Dr. Wofford is the Program Director for the PPS programs in school psychology and school counseling at the Irvine campus. Additionally, he is the Program Director for the Doctoral Program in educational psychology at the Irvine campus. Dr. Wofford has over thirty years of experience working in both public and private […]

Donna Block

Assistant Professor

Donna Block, Ed. D., is an assistant professor in the Teacher Education Department. She has been in higher education since 2007 in teacher education and special education where she has taught over 20 different courses. Dr. Block enjoys mentoring teacher candidates and has been recognized for her Mentorship at Alliant International University with an IMPACT award. Donna was a public school teacher for 24 years […]

Eddie Chiu

Associate Professor

Eddie Yu-Wai Chiu, Ph.D., is Associate Professor at the California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University, San Francisco. He received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University (Alliant), Los Angeles. He is a clinical psychologist. His clinical and research interests include multicultural mental health, mindfulness, legal and ethics, forensic psychology, children with special needs, […]

Eduardo Morales

Distinguished Professor

Eduardo Morales, Ph.D. is Distinguished Professor of the PhD Clinical Program at CSPP-SF of Alliant international University and Executive Director of AGUILAS, a HIV prevention program for Latino gay/bisexual men. Dr. Morales has received numerous awards for his contributions that include the 2009 American Psychological Association (APA) Award for Distinguished Contributions to Institutional Practice, the 2009 Latino Business Leadership Award presented by the San Francisco […]

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