Distinguished Faculty

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 psychotherapy, psychological assessment, clinical and systems consultation, cultural diversity, research design, data gathering and results analysis.

Core Faculty

Robert Walrath, Psy.D.
Director, Psy.D. Program
Associate Professor
Psy.D., Nova Southeastern University
M.S., California State University
B.A., Alfred University

John Gleason, Ed.D.
Director, Ed.D. Program
Ed.D., Harvard University
M.A., University of Michigan
B.A., Boston College

Angela DeSilva-Mousseau, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Ph.D., M.A., Boston College
B.S., Union College

Elizabeth Harwood, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., M.A., University of Montana
B.A., Middlebury College

Gagan "Mia" Khera, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
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

Jerome L. Rekart, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Ph.D., Psychology, Northwestern University
M.Sc., Psychology, Northwestern University
B.S., Biochemistry, Indiana University

Ronald Royer, Ph.D.
Instructor, Counseling
Ph.D., Boston College
M.Ed., C.A.G.S., Northeastern University
B.Ed., Plymouth State College


Adjunct Faculty 

Kathleen, Albert, Ph.D., Purdue University
Adjunct Professor
Licensed Psychologist

James Beauregard, Ph.D., Northeastern University
Adjunct Professor
Licensed Psychologist

Nicole Clark, D.Pharm., Massachusetts College of Pharmacy
Adjunct Professor

William Flynn, Ph.D., Boston University
Adjunct Professor
Licensed Psychologist

John Willis, EdD, Vanderbilt University
Senior Instructor in Assessment
Specialist in the Assessment of Intellectual Functioning (SAIF)