College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Santana has completed training in the fields of educational psychology and applied behavior analysis. He is a credentialed school psychologist in the state of California and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Dr. Santana completed his B.A. in psychology from California State University, Fullerton, his M.A.Ed in school psychology and Psy.D. in educational psychology from Alliant International University, Irvine, and completed his training in applied behavior analysis at Florida Institute of Technology. He has spent the last 10 years working working with individuals with developmental disabilities across a variety of settings. Currently, Dr. Santana serves as a school psychologist and behavior analyst for Alhambra Unified School District. Before joining the faculty of Walden University, Dr. Santana was a faculty member at Kaplan University's graduate program in applied behavior analysis. Dr. Santana is a contributing faculty member in the school of psychology teaching applied behavior analysis courses.