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SAM  JINICH, Ph.D.

1902 Webster Street

San Francisco, CA 94115

(415) 474-6414

 


 EDUCATION                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO

                                                               School of Medicine; Behavioral Medicine Unit &

                                                                 Center for AIDS Prevention Studies

                                                                 Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Psychology, 7/94 - 6/95

                                                                   

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    School of Medicine; Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute               

                                                                    Division of General Internal Medicine

                                                                     APA -Approved Predoctoral Clinical Internship, 7/93-6/94

 

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO

SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY, SAN DIEGO

 Joint Doctoral Program

                                                                  Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, 9/89 - 6/94

 

                                                                     PEPPERDINE UNIVERSITY                                                                

                                                                   M.A. in Counseling Psychology, 9/86 - 6/89

 

                                                                   UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, AUSTIN                                                                      

                                                                    B.A. in Psychology, 1/83 - 12/85

                                                                                                                                      

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO                      

                                                                    9/81 - 12/82


LANGUAGES                                    Bilingual (English-Spanish) / Bicultural


LICENSURE                                     Licensed Psychologist in California  # PSY14472

                                                                    September 1995

 

CLINICAL SPECIALTY                     Couples/Individual/Family therapy

                                       

CERTIFICATION                        EMOTIONALLY FOCUSED THERAPY

                                                                  Certified EFT Trainer (2013) 

                                                                 Certified EFT Supervisor (2010)

                                                                  Certified EFT Therapist (2006)

                                                                   

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE                       PRIVATE PRACTICE

                                  Individuals, Couples, & Families

                                                                    San Francisco, CA; September 1995 – present

                                                                    Certified Emotionally Focused Therapist, Supervisor and Trainer-in-training.

                                                                    Brief therapy with an integrative solution-focused orientation.

                                                                    Psychological testing (cognitive, personality,  neuropsychological screening.)

                                                                    Forensic  consultation and evaluation

                                                                    Bilingual/Bicultural psychotherapy and testing

                                                                    EMDR (level II), Certified in 1996

                                                                    California license: PSY14472 (1995)

 

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO        

                                                                    Department of Medicine;

                                                                    Behavioral Medicine Unit-Psychological Services

                                                                    Staff Psychologist  ,  July 1995 - April 1996

                                                                    Brief and long-term outpatient adult psychotherapy, behavioral              

                                                                    medicine,  bilingual therapy, and group psychotherapy. Specialization                      

                                                                    in couples and family therapy. Developed and administered a couples                     

                                                                    co-therapy clinic.

                                                                   

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO        

                                                                    Division Of General Internal Medicine;

                                                                    Behavioral Medicine Unit-Psychological Services

                                                                    Clinical Psychology Fellow,  July 1993 - June 1995  

                                                                    In-patient psychiatric care, brief and long-term outpatient      

                                                                    psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, bilingual therapy, couples and  

                                                                    family counseling, consultation-liaison, behavioral pediatrics, &                  

                                                                    behavioral medicine. In addition, psychological  assessment and               

                                                                    evaluations (personality & neuro-psychological in English and                   

                                                                    Spanish),  stress-management, health-habit counseling, and  

                                                                    consultation to medical service providers.

 

RESEARCH  EXPERIENCE                  UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO

                                  Prevention Sciences Group; Center for AIDS Prevention Studies

                                                                    Research Specialist;  July, 1995 - 1996.

                                                                    Project Coordinator: NIMH funded study to develop, implement, and  

                                                                    evaluate a middle school sex education curriculum, targeting primarily                   

                                                                    Latino students, focusing on sexual coercion, abstinence, HIV, STD, and                    

                                                                    pregnancy prevention.

                                                                    Co-investigator: NIMH funded study. Exploration of the association       

                                                                    between childhood sexual abuse and increased behavioral risk for HIV                   

                                                                    in adults.

                                                                   

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    School of Medicine; Center for AIDS Prevention Studies

                                                                    Post-Doctoral Fellow,  July 1994 - June 1995.

                                                                    Supervised by Thomas Coates, Ph.D. Data analysis and manuscript        

                                                                    preparation and submission for studies exploring 1) the connection between  

                                                                    childhood sexual abuse and adult HIV-risk behaviors and 2) the exploration of                     

                                                                    psychosocial factors following childhood sexual abuse which may have a               

                                                                    moderating effect on future high and low risk sexual behaviors in adult                 

                                                                    survivors.

 

                                                                    SDSU-UCSD  JOINT  DOCTORAL PROGRAM

                                                                    Children’s Hospital-Center for Child Protection, San Diego, California

                                                                    Project Director ,  September 1992-August 1994.

                                                                    Principal Investigator for a 12 month study:  “Supportive Response Training for                  

                                                                    Parents of Sexually Abused Children,”  funded by the Department of Health     

                                                                    and Human Services,  Administration on Children, Youth and Families,                     

                                                                    National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect (NCCAN).  Developed,        

                                                                    implemented, and evaluated a parent support training program for parents of                     

                                                                    sexually abused children.

 

PUBLICATIONS                          Jinich, S. & Litrownik, A. J. (1999). Coping  with sexual abuse:                       

                                                                    Development and evaluation of a videotape intervention for non-           

                                                                    offending parents. Child Abuse & Neglect, 23(2), 175-190.

                                                                   

                                                                    Jinich, S., Paul, J., Stall, R., Acree, M., Kegeles, S., Hoff, C., Coates, T.                

                                                                    (1998). Childhood sexual abuse and HIV risk-taking behavior among                       

                                                                    gay and bisexual men. AIDS & Behavior, 2(1), 41-51.

 

                                                                    Murphy, C., & Jinich, S. (1996) Olfactory dysfunction in Down’s                 

                                                                    Syndrome.   Neurobiology of Aging, 17, 631-637.

 

                                                                    Hoff, C., Stall, R., Paul, J., Acree, M., Daigle, D., Phillips, K., Kegeles, S.,                 

                                                                    Jinich, S., Ekstrand, M., Coates, T. (1995). Differences in sexual         

                                                                    behavior among HIV discordant and concordant gay men in primary  

                                                                    relationships. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and                     

                                                                    Human Retrovirology, 14, 72-78.

 

                                                                    Jinich, S., (1994). Supportive Response Training For Parents of Sexually                 

                                                                    Abused  Children.  Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University of      

                                                                    California, San Diego & San Diego State University.

 

Jinich, S. & Litrownik, A. (1994). Response Behavior Questionnaire.

Unpublished assessment instrument. Available from Samuel Jinich

 

Jinich, S. & Litrownik, A. (1994). Child Perception Questionnaire.

Unpublished assessment instrument. Available from Samuel Jinich

 

                                                                    Jinich, S. (1993). Brave To Tell: Parent Training Program.  Training       

                                                                    parents and caregivers to be supportive to the sexually abused child.                       

                                                                    Videotape and brochure available from Samuel Jinich;

 

RESEARCH  PRESENTATIONS            Jinich, S., Stall R, Acree M, Paul J, Kegeles S, Hoff C, Coates           

                                                                    T.J.(1996). Childhood Sexual Abuse Predicts HIV Risk Sexual                       

                                                                    Behavior in Adult Gay and Bisexual Men. Poster presented at the XI     

                                                                    International Conference on AIDS, Vancouver, Canada.

 

                                                                    Jinich, S., Stall R, Acree M, Paul J, Kegeles S, Hoff C, Coates           

                                                                    T.J.(1996). Abuso Sexual En La Niñez Y Riesgo De Infeccion Por VIH En La            

                                                                    Edad Adulta .Paper presented at the 2o Congreso Nacional De Educación             

                                                                    Sexual y Sexología, Aguascalientes, México.

 

                                                                    Jinich, S. (1995).  HIV Risk In Adult Homosexual And Bisexual Men       

                                                                    With Histories of Childhood Sexual Abuse . Paper presented at the        

                                                                    1995 American Public Health Association Conference,  San Diego, California.

 

                                                                    Jinich, S. (1995). Childhood Sexual Abuse and HIV Risk-Taking

                                                                    Behavior  Among Gay/Bisexual Men. Paper presented at the 1995 San                    

                                                                    Diego Conference on Responding to Child Maltreatment.

 

                                                                    Jinich, S. (1994). Supportive Response Training for Parents of Sexually                   

                                                                    Abused Children. Paper presented at the 1994  San Diego Conference on            

                                                                    Responding to Child Maltreatment.

 

                                                                    Friedrich, W., Jinich, S., & Salkas, T. (1994). Group Therapy for                    

                                                                    Sexually Abused Boys. Paper presented at the 1994  San Diego                

                                                                    Conference on Responding to Child Maltreatment.

 

                                                                    Jinich, S., (1993). Supportive Response Training For Parents of Sexually                 

                                                                    Abused  Children.  Dissertation findings presented in Washington, D.C.                    

                                                                    at the 1993 National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect (NCCAN),        

                                                                    National Grantees Meeting.

 

                                                                    Jinich, S., Salkas, T., (1993). Growing Up Together: A Psychological           

                                                                    Group for Sexually Molested Boys. Workshop presented at the 1993 San               

                                                                    Diego Conference on Responding to Child Maltreatment.

 

                                                                    Jinich, S., Salkas, T. (1992). Growing Up Together: Group            

                                                                    psychotherapy for sexually molested pre-adolescent boys. Workshop

                                                                    presented at the 1992 Fourth International Conference on Male             

                                                                    Survivors of Sexual Abuse, Portland, OR.

 

                                                                    Jinich, S., Nijjar, R., Springer, L., Murphy, C. (1992). Olfactory   

                                                                    Functioning in Down’s Syndrome. Poster presented at the 1992 annual                 

                                                                    American Psychological Society Conference.

 

                                                                    Hough, R., Landsverk, J., Johnson, R., Jinich, S., Culver, S. (1992).                  

                                                       Mental Health Service for Foster Care Children. Paper presented at      

                                                                    the 1992 San Diego Conference on Responding to Child Maltreatment.


 TEACHING EXPERIENCE        COMMUNITY INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOTHERAPY (CIP)

                                                                    Co-presenter with Dr. Hanna Levenson

                                                                    Emotionally Focused Therapy and Time-Limited Dynamic Psychotherapy

                                                                    March 31, 2012  (One day training)                   

 

                                                                    ASSOCIATION OF FAMILY THERAPISTS OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

                                                                    (AFTNC) Grand Rounds Presentation in Emotionally Focused Therapy

                                                                    Fall 2011

 

                                                                    INSTITUTE FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF PSYCHOTHERAPY

                                                                    Instructor, Clinical Supervisor & Consultant, San Francisco

                                                                    One-day trainings, live supervision, consultation

                                                                    Fall 2010 -2011

 

                                                                     ALLIANT INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY

                                                                    SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    Instructor, Couples Therapy

                                                                    Fall 2005 – Spring 2007

 

                                                                    CLINICAL SUPERVISOR & CONSULTANT

                                                                    Private Practice, San Francisco

                                                                    Wright Institute

                                                                    Alliant International University

                                                                    Couples Therapy

                                                                    Spring 2001-2003

                                                                   

                                                                    KAISER PERMANENTE MEDICAL CENTER

                                                                    Department of Psychiatry

                                                                    Psychoeducation Instructor, Couples Communication

                                                                    January 1997- June 1998

 

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    Guest Lecturer , Health Psychology & AIDS prevention:

                                                                    looking beyond behaviors

                                                                    April 1997

 

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO        

                                                                    Division Of General Internal Medicine;

                                                                    Behavioral Medicine Unit-Psychological Services

                                                                    Clinical Instructor,  Behavioral Medicine Unit

                                                                    July 1995 - February 1997

 

                                                                    COLLEGE OF NOTRE DAME

                                                                    Masters of Arts in Counseling Psychology Program

                                                                    Visiting Clinical Instructor;  Couples Therapy

                                                                    Summer Term 1996

 

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    Guest Lecturer:  

                                                                    Avenues for Conducting Research as a Minority Research         

                                                                    Psychologist, Social Science Research Methods

                                                                    UCSF Minority Summer Research Training Program, Summer 1996

 

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

                                                                    Guest Lecturer, Childhood Sexual Abuse Predicts HIV Risktaking

                                                                    Behavior in Adult Gay and Bisexual Men. AIDS Predoctoral Fellowship                      

                                                                    Training Seminar, April 1996

 

                                                                    COLLEGE OF NOTRE DAME

                                                                    Guest Lecturer, Marital Therapy Using a Develomental Approach

                                                                    February, 1996

 

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    Guest Lecturer , Predicting Success/Failure in Marital Relationships, 

                                                                    November 1995

 

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    Guest Lecturer , Dysfunctional Family Systems, 

                                                                    April 1995

                                                                   

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    Guest Lecturerr,  Dysfunctional Family Systems, 

                                                                    November 1994

 

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    Guest Lecturer:   Avenues for Conducting Research as a Minority Research             

                                                                    Psychologist, Social Science Research Methods

                                                                    UCSF Minority Summer Research Training Program, Summer 1994

 

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO

                                                                    Guest Lecturer:   Graduate Research in Clinical Psychology: The Minority                  

                                                                    Experience, Social Science Research Methods

                                                                    UCSF Minority Summer Research Training Program, Summer 1993

 

                                                                    SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY, SAN DIEGO

                                                                    Undergraduate Instructor:  Adjunct Faculty, Department of Psychology 

                                                                    Social Psychology, September 1992 - June 1993.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

                                                                   

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS   American Psychological Association

                                California Psychological Association                                            

                                                          San Francisco Psychological Association

                                                           Northern California Community of  Emotionally Focused Therapy

                                                          International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy

 


OTHER PROFESSIONAL   Co-Founder and Member                                  2007 - Present

 ACTIVITIES                  Northern California Community for

                                    Emotionally Focused Therapists (NCCEFT)

                                                                   

                                                                 President                                                                                                   2002-2003       

                                                                 San Francisco Psychological Association

                                                                   

                                                                 President-elect                                                                                       2001-2002

                                                                 San Francisco Psychological Association                                  

                                                                   

                                                                  Governmental Affairs Chair                                                                           2000 - 2001

                                                                   San Francisco Psychological Association

 

                                                                    Board of Directors, Chapter Representative to                            2000 - 2001

                                                                    California Psychological Association

 

                                                                    Board of Directors, Member at Large                                              1998-2000

                                                                    San Francisco Psychological Association