Chelle M. Tran, Ph.D.

2021 Intern Chelle Tran

Position Title:

Postdoctoral Resident Counselor

Academic Training:

M.S. in Clinical Psychology, Palo Alto Univeristy (2018)

Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, Palo Alto Univeristy (2021)


Pre-doctoral Internship at CSU Monterey Bay Personal Growth and Counseling Center (2020-2021)

Professional Affiliations:

American Psychological Association (Division 18, 35, 44, 45), California Psychological Association (Division II, VI, VII), Asian American Psychological Association (Division on LGBTQ Issues, Division on Women).

Areas of Special Interests:

LGBTQ+ students; Polyamory/Consensual non-monogamy/Alternative relationship configurations; Kink/BDSM; Topics related to sex/intimacy; Intersecting identities and identity formation; Interpersonal/Relationship concerns; Grief/Loss; Anxiety; Outreach and Advocacy. 

Theoretical Orientation:

Integrative humanistic approach with a multicultural emphasis - utilizing interpersonal process, emotionally focused therapy, acceptance-based approaches, and self-compassion focused approaches.

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