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Samuel Girguis

Samuel M. Girguis, PsyD, is the Director of the Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology Program at Azusa Pacific University. He is a licensed clinical psychologist who has specialized in child/adolescent trauma assessment/intervention. Prior to working at APU, Dr Girguis was a clinical psychologist in the outpatient trauma therapy program at Children's Hospital Los Angeles where he worked with children, youth and families experiencing child abuse, foster care, community violence, and homelessness. His current research interests include international trauma, resilience, and posttraumatic growth.