Doc Experience

Education

Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology (Multicultural and Community-Clinical Proficiency), California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles

M.A. in Clinical Psychology (Multicultural and Community-Clinical Proficiency), California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles

B.A. in Psychology and American History, University of California,
Santa Cruz

Additional Training
  • Chrysler/California Latino Caucus Institute Elected Officials Leadership Academy XVII
  • Conflict Resolution Training, Loyola Marymount University School of Law
Research AND TEACHING  
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (PsyD program), The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles.
  • Associate Faculty, National University, Los Angeles & Woodland Hills Campuses.
  • Adjunct Faculty, Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education & Psychology, Los Angeles. 
  • Faculty, Regional Occupational Program/Firebaugh High School, Lynwood.
  • Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles.  
  • Adjunct Faculty, Argosy University, Santa Monica.
  • Adjunct Faculty, Antioch University, Los Angeles.
  • Adjunct Faculty, Ryokan College, Los Angeles. 
  • Adjunct Faculty, Psychology Department, Los Angeles Southwest College. 
  • Teaching Assistant/Tutorial Project Coordinator, University of California, Santa Cruz.
Clinical AND ADMINSTRATIVE
  • Program Director, PROTOTYPES, Pasadena. 
  • Clinical Psychologist II, Roybal Family Mental Health Center/Department of Mental Health, Los Angeles. 
  • Program Coordinator, Foothill Family Services, El Monte, California.  
  • Clinical Director, Guidance Community Development  Center/Crenshaw Family Preservation Network, Los Angeles. 
  • Clinical Psychologist II, MacLaren Children’s Center/Department of Mental Health, El Monte, California. 
  • Clinical Social Worker II/In Service Training Coordinator, Drew Child Development, Foster Family Agency, Los Angeles. 
  • Children’s Social Worker II, Department of Children and Family Services, Hawthorne, California.
  •  Counseling Psychologist, Student Development, California State University-Dominguez Hills, Carson, California.
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPs
  • American Psychoanalytic Association

  • American Psychological Association

  • Asian American Psychological Association

  • Association of Black Psychologists

  • California Psychological Association

  • Los Angeles World Affairs Council

  • Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity & Race, a Division of the American Psychological Association (Division 45)

  • Southern California Association of Black Psychologists

  • University of California, Santa Cruz Alumni Association

HONORS AND AWARDS
  • Service Learning Faculty Award, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
  • Outstanding Young Men of America
  • International Who’s Who of Professionals
  • Certificate of Recognition, Statewide California Youth Connection
  • Achievement Award, Statewide California Youth Connection
  • College Service Citation, Cowell College, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Multicultural Service Award, Cowell College, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Psi Chi: The National Honor Society in Psychology