About the Author
Pamela A. Hays holds a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Hawaii, an M.S. in counseling from the University of Alaska, a B.A. in psychology from New Mexico State University, and a certificate in French from La Sorbonne in France. From 1987-88, she served as a National Institute of Mental Health Postdoctoral Fellow in geropsychology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. From 1989-2000, she worked as a core faculty member of the graduate psychology program at Antioch University Seattle. Her research has included work with Arab women in North Africa, and Vietnamese, Lao, and Cambodian refugees living in the U.S. She is coeditor of Culturally Responsive Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
(APA Books, 2006) and her articles on couple therapy, older adults, multicultural and feminist issues have appeared in Professional Psychology: Research and Practice
, the Journal of Counseling and Development
, the International Journal of Psychology
, and Women and Therapy
. She is a licensed clinical psychologist who currently lives in rural Alaska and works with Central Peninsula Counseling Services and the Kenaitze Tribe's Nakenu Family Center in Kenai. She serves as adjunct faculty for Antioch University Seattle, and conducts workshops internationally.