Personal Information

California School of Forensic Studies

Forensic Psychology

Los Angeles Campus

Interim Program Director

Associate Professor

Alliant International University Los Angeles
1000 South Fremont Ave, Unit #5
Alhambra CA 91803

626-270-3286

Courses, Research Interests, Publications

Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy

Psychodynamic and Interpersonal Therapies

Introduction to Psychotherapy

SWAT Crisis Negotiation

Independent Study: the psychologist's role consulting with SWAT

The Psychology of Stalking

Psychological Consultation

Specialty Topics in Police Psychology

Police Psychology

Advanced Social Psychology

Ethics and the Law

Police psychology, critical incident stress debriefing, hypnosis, workplace violence prevention, expert witness testimony

Academic History and Background

B.A., Herbert H. Lehman College, 1976

M.A., New York University, 1978

M.A., California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University, 1980

Ph.D., California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University, 1983

Licensed Psychologist in California: PSY 8790

ABPP (Police and Public Safety Psychology)

American Psychological Association (APA)

California Psychological Association (CPA)

Phi Beta Kappa

Psi Chi

International Association of Chiefs of Police, Psychological Services Section for Police Psychology

National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology

Professional Practice and Community Service

Served as LAPD Chief Police Psychologist, 1997-2006