David Botsford, Psy.D., M.S., CC-AASP
Clinical Psychologist/Sport Psychologist
Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, Argosy University Phoenix
M.S., Sport Psychology, University of Utah
Interests: Performance psychology, anxiety, depression, substance use, eating disorders, adjustment concerns, relationships, crisis intervention, anger management, self-esteem issues, gender issues, group counseling, multicultural counseling, mindfulness.
Christina Carroll-Pavia, Ph.D.
Training Coordinator, Licensed Psychologist
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Interests: Clinical supervision and training, group psychotherapy, interpersonal and relationship concerns, family of origin issues, identity development, biracial identity, multicultural counseling, sexually and sexual health, sexual and physical abuse/assault, trauma, grief and loss.
Will Concepcion, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, Teachers College – Columbia University
Interests: Adjustment concerns facing traditional/non-traditional college students, identity development, racial/cultural issues in counseling, acculturation, international student experiences, Asian American mental health, men’s issues, counselor supervision and training.
Maria Darcy, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Counseling Psychology, Arizona State University
Interests: Mood concerns (anxiety, depression), identity concerns, interpersonal and relationship concerns, LGBT (sexuality & sexual identity) concerns, family-of-origin concerns, diversity issues, international student concerns, college student development and associated concerns.
Lauren Fournier, Psy.D.
Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, Azusa Pacific University
Interests: Anxiety and mood disorders, interpersonal and relationship concerns, abuse and trauma, grief and loss, diversity and multicultural issues, identity development, family of origin issues, group psychotherapy, clinical use of assessment, supervision and training.
Leticia Gutierrez-Lopez, Psy.D.
Director, Licensed Psychologist
Psy.D., Multicultural Community Clinical Psychology
California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles
Interests: Multicultural and Diversity Issues impacting Mental Health; Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; Working with Trauma Victims (sexual abuse; domestic violence; Grief/Loss); Latina/o Mental Health; Clinical Supervision; Program Development and Evaluation.
Ladan Maleki, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, Washington State University
Interests: anxiety/stress management, self-esteem issues, depression, multicultural counseling, working with international students, trauma/abuse, eating disorders, interpersonal challenges, mindfulness, cognitive-behavioral therapy, & group counseling.
Cindy Martinez, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, University of Southern California
M.S., Clinical Psychology, California State University, Los Angeles
Interests: College student development, identity development, attachment and relationship styles, spirituality/religious choices, multiracial identity development, communication skills, assertiveness and conflict resolution, transitions, and personal growth.
Solomon Massin II, L.C.S.W.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
M.S.W., Clinical Social Work, University of Southern California
Interests: Diversity/multicultural concerns; substance use; self-esteem issues, self-exploration; anxiety; adjustment concerns; relationship and family issues; Latina/o issues; Bilingual counseling (Spanish).
Josh Matacotta, Psy.D.
Psy.D., Clinical Psychology
California School of Professional Psychology, San Francisco
Interests: Health psychology, quality of life, e-Mental Health communication, anxiety and mood disorders, ADHD, attachment and relationship issues, identity development, LGBTQ mental health, diversity/multicultural concerns, men’s issues, program evaluation and analysis.
Julie Meisels, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara
Interests: Clinical supervision, depression, anxiety, eating disorders, communication skills, chronic pain, health concerns, stress management, time management, family of origin issues, obsession and compulsion.
Valerie Minchala, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist, Outreach Coordinator
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, Ball State University
Interests: Latina/o issues; trauma work (i.e. sexual assault/abuse, relationship/family violence, emotional abuse); working with graduate students; LGBT issues; other diversity/multicultural concerns; working with student-veterans; supervision and training; providing counseling in Spanish; family of origin issues; alcohol, drug and addiction concerns.
Ken Nash, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, Arizona State University
Interests: Anxiety, depression, adjustment problems, interpersonal relationships, crisis intervention, trauma recovery, identity crises and personal development, cross-cultural relationships, anger management, self-esteem issues, self exploration, gender issues, couples counseling, multicultural adjustments.
Annie Petrossian, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Farleigh Dickinson University
Interests: Multicultural counseling, the immigrant experience and acculturation, family of origin issues, trauma, relational psychotherapy, object relations, attachment issues, brief psychodynamic therapy.
Cassandra Stringer, LMFT
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
M.A., Counseling Psychology, Chapman University
Interests: Identity development, family of origin issues, substance use and abuse, ADHD, trauma, self-esteem, women’s issues, sexual assault.
Michael Wu, M.D.
Psychiatry Residency, University of California, Irvine
M.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Interests: Psychopharmacology, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder, Bipolar Disorder.
Predoctoral Interns (2014-2015)
Jessica Foss, M.A.
Sean Lajaunie, M.A.
Maria Mangione, M.S.
Cari Morelli, Medical Secretary/Assistant to Director
Myra Rosas, Administrative Support Assistant