Clinical Operations

stephaniealley-150x150Stephanie Alley, MA

Stephanie Alley has a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology and an undergraduate degree in International Economics and French from Lehigh University.

She has extensive experience in both psychological assessment and clinical research operations management.

linda-nguyen-150x150Linda Nguyen, MPH

Psychiatric Assessment

nikkifrousakkisNikki Frousakis, PhD

Dr. Nikki Frousakis completed her undergraduate studies in Psychology at UCLA and earned her M.A. and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Tennessee Knoxville, where she specialized in adult romantic relationships and coauthored published research on forgiveness. She has extensive experience in psychological assessment.

stacym30Stacey Maruska, LCSW

Stacey E. Maruska is a clinical social worker at the VISN 22 Mental Illness Research, Education Clinical Center (MIRECC) in Long Beach. Mrs. Maruska recieved her Masters in Social Work from USC. Mrs. Maruska is an U.S. Army Veteran and has been working for the Department of Veterans Affairs for 9 years. Mrs. Maruska’s experience at the VA has primarily focused on recovery services for Veterans with Serious Mental Illness.

rachelrobertson-150x150Rachel Robertson, PhD

Dr. Robertson earned her doctorate in Counseling Psychology at Washington State University. She received her undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Communication Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles. She completed an APA-accredited predoctoral internship at the White River Junction, VT VAMC. She also completed a Post Doctoral Fellowship at the Long Beach VA, further specializing in veterans issues and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).


dr-todd-150Dr. Todd Adamson

Dr. Todd Adamson completed his undergraduate studies in Psychology at The University of Georgia and earned his M.A. and Clinical Psychology from The California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University. Dr. Adamson is also the clinical director of an outreach and early–intervention mental health program for OIF/OEF veterans and their family members. He is a member of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) and Academy of Cognitive Therapy (ACT).

Psychophysiological Assessment

chris-courtney-150Chris Courtney, PhD