Justin T. Gibson, PhD

Justin T. Gibson, PhD

Staff Psychologist
Coordinator of Urgent Services

Degree: PhD, Counseling Psychology, University at Albany – State University of New York

Additional Responsibilities/Designations: GroupCoordinator,Intern/practicum seminar trainings, managing various CC projects,Wellness Area Liaison to Residential Life,Student Support Services and United Front Multicultural Center

Professional Memberships: American Psychological Association, Division 45: Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues, APA Division 17: Society of Counseling Psychology, section on Ethnic and Racial Diversity

Theoretical Orientation: An integrative approach which blends inclusive cultural empathy with multicultural theory, humanistic/person-centered, and cognitive-behavioral therapy approaches

Clinical Interests: college student mental health and wellness, racial/ethnic minority health and wellness, world view formation and exploration, career and vocational exploration, sexuality identity exploration, academic stress, career indecision, problems with social support, crisis intervention and stabilization, substance use and abuse, global and international psychology, counselor training and development

Personal Interests: Relaxation, Tai Chi, exploring unfamiliar and novel environments, traveling (especially off the beaten path), spending time with friends and family, enjoy nearly every genre of movies, music and books

Contact Information

Counseling Center
Serra Hall 300
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-4655
Fax: (619) 260-4699

Office Hours

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.*

*extended to 6 p.m. on Wednesdays during fall and spring semesters