Jennifer Sanford, PhD

Interim Executive Director of Student Health & Wellbeing Services; Director of CAPS

Areas of Interest: 

Relationship & loss issues, identity development & integration (LGBTQ, race/ethnicity, spirituality, gender), sexual abuse/assault, body image & eating concerns, mood disorders, mindfulness practice & Buddhist psychology, neuroscience, social justice.

Liaison Roles and Committee Memberships: 
Liaison to: Dean of Students Office, UPD, Enrollment Management / Student Affairs Lead Team  Committees: Student Support Team, BIT, SHWS Governing Body.
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Washington State University
MA, Preclinical Psychology, San Diego State University
BA, Psychology, UC San Diego
Favorite professional and self-help books: 

Anything by Pema Chodron, particulary "When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times."

Jennifer Sanford, PhD
SHC, 2nd Floor