Part-Time Faculty


Maureen Adams

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Education:

EdD, Counseling Psychology, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Courses:

Individual and Family Lifespan Development, Adult Life Transitions Therapy

Tanda Ainsworth

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Ms. Tanda Ainsworth, MA, MFT, has a strong interest in neuroscience research and attends workshops to continue learning more about this exciting...

Education:

MA, Counseling Psychology, emphasis Marriage and Family Therapy, University of San Francisco, CA

Expertise:

Neuroscience, Psychopharmacology, Life transitions, Domestic violence

Jo Benwell

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Jo Benwell, MA, MPA, has been working in the field of Forensic Psychiatry for the past fourteen years. Her interests in research pertain to Forensic...

Courses:

Ethical, Legal, and Professional Issues, Group Work in Clinical Settings

Jeanmarie Cahill

Adjunct Faculty

A New York City native, Jeanmarie has lived in the Bay Area for almost thirty years. She holds both a BA and MA in Psychology and is a licensed...

Education:

MA, Counseling Psychology, California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, CA

Courses:

Group Counseling Skills, Advanced Techniques in Cognitive and Behavior Therapies: Crisis, Trauma. and Related Disorders

Esther Cohen

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Esther Cohen is the Clinical Director at the Children's Learning Center, a non-public school for students with special needs. She as an Associate...

Education:

PhD, Developmental-Clinical Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City

Courses:

Problem Solving Counseling, Assessment and the Counselor

Mary Coombs

Professor Coombs has been a USF adjunct faculty member since 2004. For over a decade, she served as adjunct faculty member at University of...

Education:

PhD, School of Social Work, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Courses:

Counseling Methods, Group Work in Clinical Settings, Cognitive and Behavior Therapies: Theory and Practice, Family Systems Therapy, Special Topic Seminar

Patricia Cowick

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Patty Cowick, MFT, is a licensed therapist of 28 years who has worked in a variety of settings: public schools, community mental health and private...

Education:

MA, Counseling Psychology, California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco

Courses:

Lifespan Developmental Counseling, Group Counseling Skills, Addictions Counseling, Child and Parent Therapy, Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy, Human Sexuality, Individual and Family Psychopathology, Relationship Therapy, Counseling Methods, Group Work in Clinical Settings, Individual and Family Lifespan Development, Couples Therapy, Family Systems Therapy

Jon Daily

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology
(916) 276-0626

Jon Daily, LCSW, CADC II is the founder and clinical director for Recovery Happens Counseling Services and specializes in the outpatient treatment of...

Education:

MSW, Mental Health Concentration, California State University, Sacramento

Courses:

Alcoholism and Substance Abuse

Salvatore Garanzini

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology
(415) 250-7642

Professor Salvatore Garanzini is the Executive Director and Cofounder of the Gay Couples Institute, based in San Francisco, CA. He received his...

Education:

San Jose State University: BS in Occupational Therapy, Post Professional MS in Occupational Therapy

Courses:

Clinical Psychopharmacology

Joseph Gumina

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

California Board of Psychology: Licensed Psychologist PSY 24776 Allied Medical Staff/Staff Psychologist – California Pacific Medical Center Adjunct...

Education:

PhD, Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology

Expertise:

Family therapy, Child and adolescent therapy, Parent consultation, Developmental differences, Mental health intern supervision and training, Community outreach, Consultations with schools and pediatricians

Courses:

Child and Parent Therapy, Child and Adolescent Development, Research Methods

Aaron Horn

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Education:

Ed.D. International Multicultural Education, University of San Francisco | MA, Counseling Psychology, University of San Francisco

Courses:

Cross Cultural Counseling, Traineeship I, Counseling Across Cultures

Linda Klann

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Education:

MA, Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy, Antioch University, Seattle, WA

Courses:

Human Sexuality, Relationship Therapy, Adult Life Transitions Therapy

Rhonda Lawrence

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Education:

MA, Counseling Psychology, University of San Francisco

Faith Otis

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Education:

EdD, Counseling Psychology, University of San Francisco, CA

Estella Pabonan

Adjunct Faculty; Programs' Coordinator, Counseling Psychology
(415) 422-6868

Education:

MA, Counseling Psychology, University of San Francisco

Courses:

Adult Development and Geropsychology, Adult Life Transitions Therapy, Counseling Across Cultures

Bruce Peltier

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Dr. Peltier is Professor of Psychology and Ethics at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, University of the Pacific and is a regular lecturer in...

Education:

PhD, Counseling, Wayne State University, Detroit

Courses:

Addictions Counseling, Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, Individual and Systems Assessment, Ethical, Legal, and Professional Issues, Individual and Family Psychopathology, Child, Elder, and Adult Abuse Issues, Clinical Psychopharmacology, Research Methods

Steven Pomerantz

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Education:

EdD, Counseling Psychology, University of San Francisco

Courses:

Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy, Individual and Family Psychopathology, Advanced Techniques in Cognitive and Behavior Therapies: Crisis, Trauma. and Related Disorders, Special Topic Seminar

Nancy Rosenbledt

Adjunct Faculty, Counseling Psychology

Dr. Nancy Rosenbledt is a licensed psychologist in private practice where she provides comprehensive psychological treatment services for children,...

Education:

PsyD, Counseling Psychology, University of San Francisco

Courses:

Traineeship I, Traineeship II, Traineeship III

Christine Tippett

Adjunct Faculty, Marriage and Family Therapy

 

Education:

MSW, California State University, Sacramento

Courses:

Ethical, Legal, and Professional Issues, Traineeship I, Community Mental Health: Concepts of Recovery, Wellness, Systems of Care, and Advocacy, Individual and Family Lifespan Development, Family Systems Therapy

Steven Zlutnick

Professor Emeritus, Counseling Psychology
(415) 422-2138

Dr. Zlutnick received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Utah. He is the current Director of the Behavior Therapy Center and...

Education:

PhD, Clinical Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City

Courses:

Traineeship II