Chelle M. Tran, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Resident Counselor
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)
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.
Integrative humanistic approach with a multicultural emphasis - utilizing interpersonal process, emotionally focused therapy, acceptance-based approaches, and self-compassion focused approaches.