Faculty


Leyla Pérez-Gualdrón

Associate Professor, Counseling Psychology
(415) 422-2456

Dr. Leyla Pérez-Gualdrón is an associate professor of the Department of Counseling Psychology at USF. She holds a licensure in psychology from Universidad Católica Andrés Bello, Caracas, Venezuela. During her training in Venezuela, she provided mental health services and counseling in a variety of settings, including inner city schools K-12. She has a master's degree and a PhD in counseling psychology from Boston College. She has conducted group interventions in school settings such as a...

Education:

MA, Counseling Psychology, Boston College, PhD, Counseling Psychology, Boston College

Angela Tang

Assistant Professor, School Counseling Program & Fieldwork Coordinator
(415) 422-4929

Angela Tang was a school counselor at both a public charter high school and a traditional comprehensive high school. She earned her MS in counseling (with a school counseling emphasis) from San Diego State University, and she earned her PhD in counseling from Oregon State University (CACREP accredited). Her research focus is school counseling, urban school education, and postsecondary enrollment. She has worked in the field as a family resource counselor in an affordable housing community in...

Education:

BA, Sociology, Minor in Education, UC Irvine, MS, Counseling, Emphasis School Counseling, San Diego State University , PhD, Counseling, Oregon State University

Christine Yeh

Professor, Counseling Psychology
(415) 422-6868

Christine Yeh is professor of counseling psychology at the USF School of Education, and recently completed a 5-year term as co-director of the USF Center for Research, Artistic, and Scholarly Excellence (CRASE). Her research and service focuses primarily on developing, implementing, and evaluating culturally responsive school and community based programs for historically targeted communities. Professor Yeh has received numerous grants and fellowships to support her research including a 5-year...

Education:

Stanford University, PhD in Counseling Psychology, Harvard University, EdM in Human Development, Swarthmore College, BA in Psychology

Expertise:

Asian American and Pacific Islander youth, Qualitative and indigenous research methods, Multicultural school counseling and college access, Racism and stereotypes