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 school psychology, psychotherapy, psychological assessment, clinical and systems consultation, cultural diversity, research design and analysis, and supervision. All core faculty are licensed psychologists.

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

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

Ronald Royer, Ph.D.
Instructor, Counseling
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
Adjunct Professor
Licensed Psychologist

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

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

Laureen Dorow, CAGS, Rivier University 
Adjunct Professor
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
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., M.A., University of Montana
B.A., Middlebury College
Elaine Holden, Ed.D. 
Adjunct Professor
Fellow, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators
Meagan Lentz, Psy.D., Pacific University School of Professional Psychology 
Adjunct Professor
Licensed Psychologist
Karen Meteyer, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor
Director, Clinical Psychology Master's Program
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst
M.S., University of Massachusetts, Amherst
B.A., Dartmouth College
Licensed Psychologist
DiAnne Proctor, Ed.D., Rivier University 
Adjunct Professor
Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor
Justyn Thoren, M.Ed., Harvard University 
Adjunct Professor

John Willis, EdD, Vanderbilt University
Senior Instructor in Assessment
Specialist in the Assessment of Intellectual Functioning (SAIF)
Cynthia Whitaker, Psy.D., Antioch University 
Adjunct Professor
Licensed Psychologist