Personal Information

California School of Professional Psychology

Clinical Psychology

San Diego Campus

Program Director

Professor Emeritus

Alliant International University San Diego
10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego CA 92131

858-635-4801

Courses, Research Interests, Publications

Health Psychology

Behavior Theory and Conditioning

Research Topics in Depression

Behavior Therapy

Advanced Psychopathology

Personality

Psychological Assessment (intellectual, personality and neuropsychological functioning)

Dissertation Research

Clinical Supervision

Research Methods

Cognition & Learning Theories

Behavioral Medicine/Health Psychology

Cognitive - Behavioral Therapies, Professional Ethics & the Law

Professional Psychology: Research and Practice

Abnormal Psychology.

Major depression: prediction, assessment, treatment, and cross-cultural issues; women's mental health; psychological factors affecting physical health

Cole, J. C., Rabin, A. S., Smith, T. L., & Kaufman, A. S. (2004). Development and validation of a rasch-derived CES-D short form. Psychological Assessment, 16.

Rabin, A. S. (2003). Invited commentary on, Mirror Me: Is this the message graduate studentsget from their graduate school faculty? The Clinical Psychologist, 56, 15-17.

Ozer, S. R., & Rabin, A.S.(2002, November). Instructional set and the detection of problem-solving deficits in depression. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association forthe Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Reno, Nevada.

Diem, Tina K. S., Rabin, A. S., Sorenson, R. C., & Jacobs, D. A. (2002, November). A cross-validation of the Illinois Rape Myth Acceptance Scale. Paper presented at the annual meeting of theAssociation for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Reno, Nevada

Kiefer, J., Rabin, A. S., & Sorenson, R. C. (2002, November). Psychometric properties of theself-control schedule and the self-control questionnaire. Paper presented at the annualmeeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Reno, Nevada.

Rabin, A. S. (2002, February). International Faculty and Student Exchange Programs. Presentation toadministrators from Lund University, Sweden at Alliant International University, San Diego campus.

Rabin, A. S. (2002, January). New Roles for Psychologists. Facilitator, national conference of theNational Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology (NCSPP), Puerta Vallarta,Mexico.

Schmidt, J., Rabin, A. S., Buchanan, J. & Wexler. D. (2002, November). The role of masculinegender role stress in domestic violence. Paper presented at the annual meeting of theAssociation for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Reno, Nevada

Hake, S., Rabin, A. S., & Dalenberg, C. (2002, November). Factors that affect sentencingdecisions for male and female judges. Paper presented at the annual meeting of theAssociation for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Reno, Nevada.

Rabin, A. S. (2002, May). Psychopharmacology Update: The Psychopharmacology Program atCSPP. Invited presentation at the Maintaining Excellence Conference, Kauai, HI.

Rabin, A. S. (2001, January). Multicultural Innovations in Education and Training. Facilitator,NCSPP, Freeport, Bahamas

Rabin, A. S. (2001, October). Keynote Welcoming Address at the 6th International Conference onDomestic Violence: San Diego, CA.

Rabin, A. S. (2001, February). Sharing Our Stories. Facilitator, Multicultural Festival held atAlliant University, San Diego Campus.

Zirpoli, G. G., Sherman, M., Rabin, A. S., & Baker, R. C. (2000, November). Attributional styles, task expectations, and perceptions of task performance in bipolar and unipolar depression.Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for the Advancementof Behavior Therapy, New Orleans, LA.

Rabin, A. S. (2000, October), Keynote Welcoming Address at the 5th International Conference onDomestic Violence, San Diego, CA.

Rabin, A. S. (2000, August). How to Select Your Graduate Program. Psi Chi Graduate Fairpresentation at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington,D.C.

Rabin, A. S. (2000, August). The State of CSPP: Where We've Been, Where We Are and WhereWe're Going. Convocation address at the Los Angeles Campus of Alliant University.

Rabin, A. S. (2000, August). National Mental Health Services Provided by Graduate Studentsand the Need for Federal Funding. Invited address on the steps of the Capitol at the annualmeeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D. C.

Rabin, A. S. (2000, March). Sexual Harassment: Detection, Intervention, Prevention. Invited workshop,California School of Professional Psychology - San Diego.

My primary research and clinical interests fall within the general domain of adult psychopathology, its assessment and treatment. My research efforts have focused primarily on: (1) the syndrome of depression, (2) the design and evaluation of empirically-supported, cost-effective treatment programs, and (3) women's health. My primary administrative interests focus on innovative educational practices, program design and evaluation, accreditation, and career mentorship. I have solid leadership

Academic History and Background

PhD, Clinical Psychology, University of Houston (APA accredited program), 1984

MA, Clinical Psychology, University of Houston, 1981

BA, Summa Cum Laude, Psychology, University of California, San Diego, 1978

California License PSY11311, 1989

New York License #008852, 1986

National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology (1991) # 41469, 1991

NCSPP Committee on Advocacy, 1998-2002

Advocacy Task Force, National Council for Schools of Professional Psychology, 1997-Present

Commissioner, California Board of Psychology, 1995-Present

California Psychological Association

National Council for Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology

National Register for Health Service Providers in Psychology, San Diego Psychological Association.

Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy

American Psychological Association

Association for the Advancement of Psychology

Professional Practice and Community Service

Institutional Review Board, National University, La Jolla, California, 2002-2003

Business Certificate Program, San Dieguito College, Editorial Board Reviewer, 2002

Co-Chair, Accreditation Committee, National Council for Schools of Professional Psychology, 2001-2002

Academic Programs consultant, 2001-Present

COGDOP, member, 2001-2002

Facilitator, Joint National Conference of Psychology Associations: Creating Our Future: Doctoral Level Education of Clinical, Counseling and School Psychologists., 2000

Harvard Institute for Management and Leadership in Education, 1998

Special Assistant to the President for Institutional Redesign and Chair, university-wide Council of Deans and Directors (CODD), 1998-2000

Executive Director of the Center for Applied Behavioral Services (CABS), 1996-1999

Clinical Director, Adult Services, College Hospital - Costa Mesa, 1990-1993

Director of Clinical Training - Irvine Campus, and Assistant Professor, 1989-1991

Private Practice, Clinical & Consulting Psychology, San Diego, CA, 1986-Present

Assistant Professor of Psychology (APA accredited program), 1984-1988

Clinical Psychology Intern, Brown University, 1983-1984

Program Director and Associate Professor,

Research Director

State University of New York at Binghamton

Executive Development

Founding Dean and Professor

United States International University

California School of Professional Psychology - San Diego Campus

Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program (APA accredited)

Journal of Abnormal Psychology, Consulting Editor

Professional Psychology: Research and Practice

Cognitive Therapy and Research

Journal of Clinical Psychology

Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment

Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology