Leilani Shields, Psy.D.

Staff Leilani Shields.

Position Title:

Licensed Psychologist

Temporary Faculty Counselor (Full-Time)

Licensure/Certifications:

Licensed Psychologist (CA PSY26142)

Academic Training:

Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, American School of Professional Psychology, 2012

Internships:

Post-doctoral Residency: Kaiser Adult Psychiatry, Santa Clara

Pre-Doctoral Internship: SJSU Counseling and Psychological Services

Areas of Special Interests:

OCD

Relationships

Couples

Identity Formation/Exploration, LGBTQ populations, grief/loss, chronic illness/health psychology, trauma and personality issues

Theoretical Orientation:

Integrative, combining multicultural framework with Psychodynamic, Cognitive-Behavioral, Solution-Focused, Existential, Narrative, Humanistic, and Mindfulness therapeutic approaches