Thomas Donavan, PsyD
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Office Phone: 951-343-4746 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Office Location: James Building 378 Office Hours:
|PsyD||Clinical Psychology||Biola University||2015|
|M.A.||Clinical Psychology||Biola University||2012|
Externship and Core Skills Advanced Training, International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy (ICEEFT)
Licensed Psychologist, State of California (License Number PSY 28556)
Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests
Attachment to God
Emotionally Focused Therapies
Teaching Experience at Institutions Other than CBU
Special Appointment Faculty at Biola University’s Rosemead School of Psychology 2017-2021 teaching:
Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples
Emotion-Focused Therapy for Individuals
Psychology of Family
Seminar in Therapeutic Techniques
Research, Presentations, & Publications
Donavan, T. (June, 2020). Processing the Pandemic. Interactive presentation with congregants of Redeemer Church in La Mirada, CA.
Donavan, T. & Robins, K. (June, 2019). Marriage Fundamentals. Mental Health Seminar with congregants of My Friend’s House Church in Whittier, CA
Donavan, T. & Paxton, A. (June – August, 2019). Mental Health in the Church. Presentation at Redeemer Church in La Mirada, CA.
Donavan, T. (June, 2019). Emotional Intelligence. Educational Talk at Biola University’s Staff Development Conference at Fullerton Free Church, CA
Donavan, T. (June-August, 2018). Pastoral Support. Seminar for pastors of local churches at Biola Counseling Center, CA.
Donavan, T. (October, 2016). Compassion Fatigue. EBP Nursing Seminar Presentation at St. Joseph’s Hospital, CA.
Donavan, T. (2015). The development, maintenance, and resolution of maladaptive relational schema [Unpublished Doctoral Thesis]. Biola University
Church Membership & Activities
Member at Friends Church Fullerton
Community Service & Involvement
Independent clinical practice serving adults and couples
Interests & Hobbies
Spending time with my wife and three children
Mountain biking, running, and surfing
… Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go. – Joshua 1:9