Bachelor’s

Bachelor's completion programs in day and evening/online formats around the Bay Area.

Master’s

Students can become mental health professionals (MFT or LPCC) or go on to further study at the doctoral level. Classes offered around the Bay Area and online.

Ph.D.

Generalist training with a balance of clinical work and research. Offering the following areas of emphasis: Child & Family, Diversity & Community Mental Health, Forensic Psychology, LGBTQ Psychology, Meditation & Psychology, Neuropsychology, and Trauma.

Psy.D.

The PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. Consortium is a clinical psychology doctoral training program jointly run by Palo Alto University (PAU) and the Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department at the Stanford University School of Medicine.

Bay Area Locations

Palo Alto University provides opportunities for students to attend classes in several locations:

Palo Alto | Los Altos | Cupertino | San Mateo | Monterey Bay | Global Online

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Achievements

Dr. Alinne Barrera Wins American Psychological Association Division 12 Award in recognition of her outstanding contributions to clinical psychology. In particular, her development and testing of intervention strategies to help prevent and treat depression in underserved populations, especially among Spanish-speaking individuals.

LEARN MORE ABOUT DR. BARRERA'S AWARD

Faculty Insights

Since the 1990s, Ricardo Muñoz, Ph.D. has been a pioneer in the development of evidence-based internet interventions for health. He founded the Institute for International Internet Interventions for Health (i4Health).

LEARN MORE ABOUT DR. MUÑOZ AND i4HEALTH.

Diversity Excellence

At Palo Alto University (PAU), research, clinical training, services, community, and teaching are infused with a focus on diversity, underserved populations, and multicultural education. Students participate in Clinical Psychology Ph.D. and Psy.D., and psychology Masters and Bachelors programs where cultural diversity is a strength.

DIVERSITY AT PAU

Contact Us

1791 Arastradero Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Phone: (800) 818-6136 Fax: (650) 433-3888

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