Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

Doctor of Psychology. December, 2009.

The Wright Institute. APA Accredited. Berkeley, California.

  • Specialization: Attachment Theory, Religion & Psychoanalysis.

  • Dissertation: YHWH: From Genesis to Deuteronomy. A structured personality assessment of the god depicted in J & P texts of the Hebrew Bible

Master of Divinity

In Process. Estimated completion: 2021.

Catholic Theological Union. Chicago, Illinois.

Bachelor's in Comparative Religion

Bachelor of Arts. Minor in Philosophy. Summa Cum Laude. June, 2003.

California State University. Fullerton, California.

  • Specialization: Devotional Hinduism, religious experiences & small religious movements


  • Adler Student Government: Faculty of the Year: Winner, 2018. Nominee; 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.

  • APA Division 2, Teaching Psychology: Jane S. Halonen Teaching Excellence Award. Nominee, 2018.


  • Adult Attachment Interview. Reflective Functioning Scale. Interviewer & coder Certified. May, 2016.

  • Adult Attachment Interview. Attachment Styles, 4 category. Main & Goldwyn Method. Interviewer & coder certified. February, 2016.

  • Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Certificate. Access Institute for Psychological Services. San Francisco, California. July, 2009.

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