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Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology

CYSEW Affiliate Faculty

The CYSEW affiliate faculty are professors from various departments & schools across the three Rutgers campuses who are passionate about youth mental health equity and provide support and guidance to the director and associate director. The multidisciplinary expertise of these faculty - spanning psychology, social work, education, and childhood studies - helps to collectively further our research endeavors, services, and community-based intervention goals.

Dr. Vanessa Bal

Karmazin and Lillard Chair In Adult Autism, Associate Professor & Director, LifeSPAN ASD Lab and RCAAS-Psychological Services Clinic; Co-Director of Research, RCAAS

Dr. Alexandria Bauer

Assistant Professor, GSAPP Center of Alcohol and Substance Use Studies (CAS)

Dr. Brian Chu

Professor, Department of Clinical Psychology & Director, Youth Anxiety and Depression Clinic

Dr. Adrian Gale

Assistant Professor, Rutgers School of Social Work, Child Welfare and Well-Being Research Unit

Dr. Marybeth Gasman

University Distinguished Professor, Samuel DeWitt Proctor Endowed Chair in Education & Associate Dean for Research, Rutgers Graduate School of Education

Dr. Jessica Hamilton

Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Psychology

Dr. Michael Hayes

Associate Professor of Public Policy & Director, Masters of Public Administration, Rutgers-Camden

Dr. Erum Nadeem

Associate Professor, Department of School Psychology

Dr. Linda Oshin

Assistant Professor, Clinical Psychology Department

Sonia Rodrigues, LPC, LMFT, LCADC, NCC

Senior Director, Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care & School- and Community-Based Programs

Dr. Cassandra Simmel

Associate Professor & Director of PhD Program, School of Social Work

Dr. Margaret (Peggy) Swarbrick

Associate Director, Center of Alcohol & Substance Use Studies; Research Professor, GSAPP

Dr. Valerie N. Adams-Bass

Assistant Professor of Childhood Studies, Rutgers Camden