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Sean Ferri

Adjunct Professor
Online Psychology, Graduate School of Education and Psychology


Dr. Sean Ferri works full-time as a Licensed Clinical Psychologist (#34510) and Clinic Manager at the LGBTQ Community Center of the Desert in Palm Springs, where he counsels individuals, couples, and families. He is a graduate of California Southern University, where he earned his PsyD in clinical psychology. His doctoral research focused on the need for and ways to expand LGBTQIA+ competency in school-based mental health programs. Dr. Ferri also possesses a master’s in education from Rutgers University. Prior to his work as a therapist, Dr. Ferri was a teacher of psychology at a high school and community college in New Jersey. It was during his time as a public school educator that sparked his passion for addressing mental health issues and disparities within underserved communities.



  • PsyD, California Southern University
  • EdM, Education Rutgers Graduate School of Education
  • BA, Psychology Rutgers University