B.A., Psychology, Mount Holyoke College, 1984
Psy.D., Rutgers University, 1992
Practicum Group Supervision
Internship Didactic Seminar
Treating Ophelia: Psychotherapy with the Adolescent Female
Development Across the Lifespan
Cross cultural therapy and supervision
Women of color in therapy
Racial identity formation
Other Academic Information
Licensed Psychologist - Pennsylvania
American Psychological Association
Association of Black Psychologists
Philadelphia Society of Clinical Psychologists
Pennsylvania Psychological Association
"The DSM-5 Approach to Assessing Culturally Relevant Issues for Treatment and Diagnostic Decision Making", Co-Presenter, Pennsylvania Psychological Association 2014 Annual Convention
"Relational Ethics - Effective Psychotherapy: Ethics, Empathy and Therapeutic Alliance". Pennsylvania Psychological Association 2014 Annual Convention
"Relational Ethics and Empathy with African American Clients - Considerations in Treatment and Supervision" at the Immaculata University Internship Consortium, May 2016.
"Relational Empathy, Ethics and Diversity Competence (co-presenter), Pennsylvania Psychological Association Annual Convention, 2016.
"Culturally Sensitive Treatment of Students of Color in a predominantly White College Setting" Gettysburg College, June 2016.
Gordon, R.M., Gazillo, F., Black, A., Bornstein, R.F., Etzi, J., Lingiardi, V., McWilliams, N., Rothery, C., and Tasso, A.F. The relationship between theoretical orientation and countertransference expectations: Implications for ethical dilemmas and risk management. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy. 2016 May;23(3):236-45. doi: 10.1002/cpp.