Dr. Aghop Der-Karabetian, is a Professor of Psychology and Associate Vice President for University Assessment at University of La Verne. Der-Karabetian, who has been at La Verne for over 30 years, has conducted research on globalization, global, national and ethnic identity, environmental sustainability and multicultural issues.  He has extensive experience in conducting program reviews in academic setting, … Read More

Dr. Denise Kennedy is Assistant Professor of Education at the University of La Verne. Her interests are on sibling relationships, parent-child relationships, and marital relationships; more specifically, the social and emotional development of children and how they are able to regulate emotions in the context of the family. In 2012, she received a University of La Verne … Read More

Dr. Glenn Gamst is a professor of psychology at La Verne and is chair of the psychology department. He is an expert in multicultural mental health. Dr. Gamst, along with colleagues, developed a new self-report scale that measures therapist cultural competence. This scale is called the California Brief Multicultural Competence Scale (CBMCS). The CBMCS is currently … Read More

Dr. Megan Granquist, an expert in the psychosocial aspects of sports injury and rehabilitation, is an assistant professor for the Department of Movement and Sport Science at University of La Verne. Internationally known, she is currently co-authoring a textbook titled Psychosocial Strategies for Athletic Training. Granquist has been published in the Journal of Sport Rehabilitation and currently … Read More