Pepperdine GSEP Faculty Directory
Edward P. Shafranske, PhD, ABPP
Professor and PsyD Program Director
PhD, Southern California Psychoanalytic Institute; PhD, U.S. International University; MA, U.S. International University; BA, Immaculate Heart College
Edward Shafranske, Ph.D, ABPP, is Professor of Psychology, Muriel Lipsey Chair in Clinical and Counseling Psychology, and Director of the Psy.D. Program in Clinical Psychology. A psychologist and psychoanalyst, he has published widely in the fields of clinical supervision and the applied psychology of religion. His books include: Clinical Supervision: A Competency Based Approach (with C. Falender); Getting the Most Out of Clinical Supervision and Training (with C. Falender) and Supervision Essentials for the Practice of Competency-Based Supervision (with C. Falender) and co-editor of Casebook for Clinical Supervision: A Competency Based Approach (with C. Falender) and Diversity and Multiculturalism in Clinical Supervision: Foundation and Praxis (with C. Falender & C. Falicov). His scholarship in the psychology of religion and spirituality includes: Religion and the Clinical Practice of Psychology, Spiritually Oriented Psychotherapy (edited with L. Sperry) and The APA Handbook of Psychology, Religion and Spirituality (Associate Editor). Dr. Shafranske is a fellow of APA (Div. 12, 29, 36) and the International Psychoanalytical Association, and twice served as president of APA Division 36 and Chair of CPA Division II: Education and Training. He has been recognized for his contributions to the field of psychology by the California Psychological Association. In addition, he is a member of eight editorial boards, including Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, serves as Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry (Voluntary), School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, and maintains a clinical practice in Irvine, CA.