Tong, Hui-Qi

Hui Tong

Associate Director, Global Master's Programs - China Cohorts

Biography : 

Dr. Tong is the Associate Director and Adjunct Professor for the Global Masters’ Program-China at Palo Alto University. She is responsible for liaison between Palo Alto and China and focuses on clinical supervision partnerships in China, particularly the Shanghai Mental Health Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University. 

Dr. Tong also works as a Staff Psychologist, and Director for Psychology Training for the Women's Mental Health Program at the San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC). She is Assistant Clinical Professor at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and an active member of the Global Mental Health Program at UCSF.

Dr. Tong received her MS and PhD in Clinical Psychology from Palo Alto University and completed her psychology internship and fellowship at San Francisco VA Medical Center.  She completed a second post-doctoral fellowship with Dr. Larry E. Beutler at the National Center on the Psychology of Terrorism in Palo Alto, California. Prior to studying Clinical Psychology, Dr. Tong was a psychiatrist by training from Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, Shanghai, China.  She completed her psychiatry residency training with the Shanghai Mental Health Center.   Dr. Tong also held a number of research positions including Research Fellow at the Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Clinical Research Associate at the New England Medical Center, and Research Collaborator and Content Expert for the Older Adult and Family Center/ Stanford University and VA Palo Alto Health Care System.  

Dr. Tong’s current clinical and research interests include trauma, mindfulness, women’s mental health and global mental health. She is also passionate about program development and how to bring western-developed mental health training programs to  non-Western education and training systems. 

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