Have questions about the clinical training process, wonder about a site, trying to figure out how to fill out those BBS forms, or just want a kind ear to listen? Get to know the Clinical Training Coordinator at your campus!
Irvine: Kathleen Wenger, M.A., LMFT, LPCC, Manager of M.A. Psychology Professional Development and Clinical Training
Kathleen Wenger has been with Pepperdine since 1989 and is the Manager of M.A Clinical Training and Professional Development for the Pepperdine University MA Psychology Program. In 1994 Kathleen became the founding chair of MFT Consortium of Orange County, and still serves as co-chair. The consortium represents mental health clinical training agencies and university psychology programs in order to discuss programming and training issues.
West Los Angeles: Rebecca Reed, M.A., West LA Clinical Training and Professional Development Coordinator
Rebecca Reed has been the MA Psychology Clinical Training and Professional Development Coordinator at the West Los Angeles Graduate campus for over 25 years and is a Pepperdine Alumna. She has developed relationships with LMFT/LPCC Practicum sites and also devotedly assists students in successfully securing Traineeship positions. Rebecca is also a founding member of the Southern California Consortium of MFT Educators, and coordinates and cohosts professional psychology events.
Encino: Alice Richardson, M.A., LMFT, LPCC, Encino Clinical Training and Professional Development Coordinator
Alice Richardson graduated from Pepperdine GSEP in May 2005. She became licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist in 2008. She started working as the Clinical Training and Professional Development Coordinator at the Encino Graduate Campus, and loves helping students achieve their goals. Alice has been supervising interns in private practice and non-profit agencies since 2010.