Faculty


Laura Freeman

Laura Freeman, Psy.D.

Professor of Psychology/ Program Coordinator of Bachelors in Psychology

Office Phone: (951) 343-3982
Email: lfreeman@calbaptist.edu
Department: Behavioral Sciences
Office Location: Tyler Plaza
Office Hours: By Appointment

Education

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Date
Psy.D. Clinical Psychology Rosemead School of Psychology 2007
M.A. Clinical Psychology Rosemead School of Psychology 2004
B.S. Psychology University of Wisconsin at Madison 2001

Additional Education

Licensed psychologist in state of CA.  Qualified Medical Examiner in the state of CA.

Classes Taught

General Psychology; Abnormal Psychology; Lifespan Development; Tests & Measurements; History & Systems of Psychology; Epistemology & Worldview; Foundational Skills in the Behavioral Sciences; Psychophysiology; Human Growth & Development; MFT Counseling Theory; MFT Counseling Techniques; Family Therapy I & II; Professional Practice Seminars I & II; Pre-Practicum; Professional Law & Ethics; Advanced Psychopathology; Community Mental Health Counseling; Career Counseling; Psychodiagnostics; Empirically-Based Treatment Approaches for Severe Mental Illness; Play Therapy; Standard Care Approaches for Externalizing Disorders; Practicum I & II; Christian Perspectives of Professional Counseling; Psychopharmacology; Child Abuse & Neglect; HIV/AIDS Counseling; Grief Counseling; Aging and Mental Health

Academic Areas / Scholarly Interests

Clinical supervision; couples therapy; psychological impact of miscarriage, infertility, and other pregnancy-related issues.

Teaching Experience at Institutions Other than CBU

Assistant Professor of Psychology at Biola University 2007-2012

Church Membership / Activities

The Grove Church

Community Service / Involvement

American Psychological Association; California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists

Interests / Hobbies / Travel / Family

Tennis, piano, playing with my family, camping, hiking, and eating great food.

Personal Quote / Scripture / Philosophy of Education

"If you want to make the world a better place, go home and love your family."  -- Mother Teresa