Staff

Brad WolgastBrad Wolgast, Ph.D., CBSM
Director, Internship Coordinator
Theoretical Orientation: Integrative of interpersonal, CBT and dynamic theories.
Special Areas of Interest: Connecting communities and engaging groups in mental health awareness, healthy and unhealthy sleep, anxiety, social justice, and training new psychologists.

Samantha BrownSamantha Brown, B.A.
Doctoral Intern
Theoretical Orientation: Feminist/Multicultural framework that integrates interpersonal processes and acceptance and commitment therapy.
Special Areas of Interest: Anxiety, depression, interpersonal difficulties, trauma, and career development.

Kelsey ChambersKelsey Chambers, M.A.
Doctoral Intern
Theoretical Orientation: Humanistic, biopsychosocial, client-centered, behavioral medicine in a multicultural framework.
Special Areas of Interest:  Anxiety, identity development, relationship issues, couples counseling and trauma.

Hsiu-Hui ChenHsiu-Hui Chen, Ph.D.
Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Multicultural Feminism; Psychodynamic.
Special Areas of Interest: Anxiety; depression; grief; trauma; relationship concerns; social justice; bi-lingual therapy; training and supervision.

Deb CohenDeb Cohen, Ph.D.
Assistant Director, Senior Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Integrative and tends to be active. Interventions may include CBT, use of metaphor, humor, imagery, mindfulness, biofeedback, shame-busting, nurturing compassion, and addressing readiness for change.
Special Areas of Interest: Anxiety, self-exploration, LGBTQ+ issues, managing the dilemmas of self-acceptance and change, supervision, training, and use of technology in counseling centers.

Jeremy CohenJeremy Cohen, Ph.D.
Practicum Coordinator, Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Integration of cognitive-behavioral and interpersonal.
Special Areas of Interest: Anxiety, depression, LGBTQ+ issues, and identity development.

Steven CraigSteven Craig, M.Ed.
Doctoral Intern
Theoretical Orientation: Integration of brief dynamic, interpersonal process and person-centered approaches.
Special Areas of Interest: Depression, anxiety, developmental issues, family concerns, loss.

Zachary ElisonZachary Elison, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Theoretical Orientation: Integration of interpersonal process, humanistic, and mindfulness-based perspectives.
Special Areas of Interest: Anxiety, depression, identity development, life transitions, and grief.

Valerie FaureValerie Faure, Psy.D.
Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Relationally-oriented, using interpersonal process, psychodynamic and cognitive-behavioral techniques.
Special Areas of Interest: identity concerns and development, working with the LGBTQ+ population, relationship concerns, group counseling and training/supervision.

Julie K. GarsonJulie K. Garson, Psy.D.
Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Integrative.
Special Areas of Interest: Mindfulness, anxiety and depression, relationship issues, supervision and training.

Michele Juarez-HuffakerMichele Juarez-Huffaker, Ph.D.
Outreach Coordinator, Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Integrative.
Special Areas of Interest: Anxiety, depression, life transitions, identity issues, eating disorders, and relationship issues.

Richa KhannaRicha Khanna, M.A.
Doctoral Intern

 

 

Richard S. KingsleyRichard S. Kingsley, M.D.
Psychiatrist
Theoretical Orientation: Biopsychosocial in which psychiatric evaluation and medication management occur with an understanding of the client’s intrapsychic, interpersonal and social contexts.
Special Areas of Interest: ADHD, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, and learning disorders.

Mary Anne M. LacourMary Anne M. Lacour, Ph.D.
Assistant Director, Clinical Coordinator, Senior Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Psychodynamic, feminist, attachment focused.
Special Areas of Interest: Training/supervision, spirituality, self-care, sexual assault, grief, body image, sexual orientation, and resilience.

Sharon LeeSharon Lee, Ph.D.
Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Cognitive-behavioral theoretical orientation with an integration of humanistic, feminist, and a multicultural framework.
Special Areas of Interest: Multicultural issues, vocational/career development, body image and eating concerns, and anxiety/mood disorders.

Yujia LeiYujia Lei, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Theoretical Orientation: Integration of humanistic, psychodynamic, interpersonal approaches within a multicultural framework.
Special Areas of Interest: depression and anxiety, relationship issues ,identity development, multicultural/diversity issues, international students concerns.

Mark MasonMark Mason, Ph.D.
Group Coordinator, Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Integration of humanistic, psychodynamic, and multicultural approaches.
Special Areas of Interest: Group therapy, career development, mindfulness, LGBTQIA, family issues and relationships.

Roberta MoloffRoberta Moloff, M.D.
Psychiatrist
Theoretical Orientation: Biopsychosocial model; psychiatric evaluation and medication management are provided with an understanding and appreciation for the client’s intrapsychic, interpersonal and social context.
Special Areas of Interest: Mood disorders, anxiety disorders, ADHD, sleep disorders.

Kelly OzambelaKelly Ozambela, Ph.D.
Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Integration of biopsychosocial, psychodynamic, existential, interpersonal process, and mind-body therapies in a multicultural framework.
Special Areas of Interest: Identity, existential concerns, relationships and family, diversity issues, coping and management of health concerns, consultation, and training and supervision.

Asmita PendseAsmita Pendse, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Theoretical Orientation: Integration of interpersonal, attachment, and cognitive approaches within a multicultural and social justice framework.
Special Areas of Interest:  Anxiety and depression, identity development, relationship issues, international and immigrant students, graduate students, training/supervision.

Jillian RosatiJillian Rosati, Psy.D.
Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Integrative.
Special Areas of Interest: Grief and loss, family and relationship issues, identity development, group therapy, LGBTQ+ issues, and training and supervision.

Karen TsukadaKaren Tsukada, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Coordinator, Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Interpersonal, psychodynamic and feminist approaches within a multicultural framework.
Special Areas of Interest: Identity development, diversity issues, women’s issues, body image, group therapy, training and supervision.

Rachel WalkerRachel Walker, Psy.D.
Sports Psychologist

 

 

Kimberly ZahmKimberly Zahm, Ph.D.
Referral Coordinator, Psychologist
Theoretical Orientation: Integrative (primarily psychodynamic and interpersonal).
Special Areas of Interest: supervision/training, identity development, career development, relationship issues (including family of origin), body image, eating disorders, prenatal/postnatal adjustment, and group counseling.

 

PRACTICUM STUDENTS:

Caroline Abbott, M.A.
Practicum Student

Meenal Jog, M.Ed.
Practicum Student

Tofunmi Oni, M.S.
Practicum Student

Tamaki Silver, M.A.
Practicum Student