Rivier University's Doctorate of Psychology (Psy.D.) program brings together distinguished faculty from a variety of disciplines. Psy.D. students will benefit from the doctoral faculty’s rich experience in counseling and school psychology, psychotherapy, psychological assessment, clinical and systems consultation, cultural diversity, research design and analysis, and supervision. All core faculty are licensed psychologists.
Robert Walrath, Psy.D.
Director, Psy.D. Program
Psy.D., Nova Southeastern University
M.S., California State University
B.A., Alfred University
Angela DeSilva-Mousseau, Ph.D.
Ph.D., M.A., Boston College
B.S., Union College
Gagan "Mia" Khera, Ph.D.
Ph.D., The George Washington University
B.A., Wellesley College
Carol A. Langelier, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, Northeastern University
C.A.G.S., Counseling Psychology, Anna Maria College
M.Ed., School Counseling, Northeastern University
B.A., Biology, University of New Hampshire
Ronald Royer, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Boston College
M.Ed., C.A.G.S., Northeastern University
B.Ed., Plymouth State College
Associated and Contributing Faculty
Kathleen, Albert, Ph.D., Purdue University
James Beauregard, Ph.D., Northeastern University
Teresa Bolick, Ph.D., Emory University
Nicole Clark, D.Pharm., Massachusetts College of Pharmacy
Laureen Dorow, CAGS, Rivier University
Certified School Psychologist
John Gleason, Ed.D.
Dean, Division of Education
Director, Ed.D. Program
Ed.D., Harvard University
M.A., University of Michigan
B.A., Boston College
Elizabeth Harwood, Ph.D.
Psychology Department Coordinator
Ph.D., M.A., University of Montana
B.A., Middlebury College
Elaine Holden, Ed.D.
Fellow, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators
Meagan Lentz, Psy.D., Pacific University School of Professional Psychology
Karen Meteyer, Ph.D.
Director, Clinical Psychology Master's Program
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst
M.S., University of Massachusetts, Amherst
B.A., Dartmouth College
DiAnne Proctor, Ed.D., Rivier University
Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor
Justyn Thoren, M.Ed., Harvard University
John Willis, EdD, Vanderbilt University
Senior Instructor in Assessment
Specialist in the Assessment of Intellectual Functioning (SAIF)
Cynthia Whitaker, Psy.D., Antioch University