August 2016 to Present Associate Professor, Creighton University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry Responsibilities: Tenure Track Teaching position, training residents and consultation. May 2016 to Present Clinical Psychologist, VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System-Mental Health Clinic Responsibilities : Provide direct clinical treatment and psychological evaluations to a diverse group of veterans. January 2016 to Present Director, Western Region and Exam Coordinator, American Board of Clinical Psychology Responsibilities: Coordinate all ABCP exams for the six states in the western region. Serve as treasurer for ABCP and board representative. July 1987 to PresentPsychologist – Private Police, Forensic and Clinical Psychology Practice 3525 Del Mar Hts. Rd. #302 San Diego, CA. 92130 Responsibilities: Forensic Psychological evaluations (e.g., personal injury, competency, civil commitment, juvenile fire setting & bomb making services, PTSD, MST, MSO evaluations, risk for violence, mitigation assessments, independent medical evaluations, disabled adults, and peace officers); Locum Tenums (VA Healthcare Sytems Phoenix, Az, Rapid City, South Dakota & San Antonio, Texas). Please see the list of law enforcement agencies previously served; Individual Psychotherapy; consultation; staff training. October 2014 to 2016 Co-Founder and Clinical Supervisor - Community Allies for Psychological Empowerment (CAPE) CAPE provides comprehensive clinical forensic services to ethnoracially underserved populations in San Diego. Currently, there are four service partnership agreements with El Nino who provides domestic violence services in an undisclosed location. Bayside Community Center offers support to a southeast Asian population. Bridge of Hope offers a range of services to primarily African American and Latino participants. Somali Family Services provides support for the Somali population. Full CAPIC-Approved Pre-Post Doctoral Clinical & Forensic Psychology Training Program. January 2008 to November 2014 Founder and Director – Juvenile Arson & Explosives Research & Intervention CenterBurn Institute, 8825 Aero Drive, Suite 200 San Diego, CA 92123-2269. Responsibilities: Forensic Mental Health Services for participants at the Burn Institute of San Diego County. This included burn survivors. Forensic mental health assessment services were offered to court referred juvenile fire setters, bomb makers, and firework offenders. Consultation and trainings with the Metro Arson Strike Team (MAST) of San Diego County. Supervision of Alliant University as well as USD clinical mental health and doctoral forensic psychology students for clinical and forensic assessment services. January 2008 Founder– Southern California American Indian Resource Center-NAFACES Alpine, CA. Responsibilities: Mental Health Services to reservation and urban Native Americans. Supervision of USD clinical mental health students for clinical and forensic assessment services.
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