PhD, University of Southern California; MS, California State University, Northridge; BA, University of California

Research Interests

Gender and ethnic differences; quantitative research methodology and study design


A licensed marriage, family, and child counselor in California, Dr. Galaif has been counseling clients in her private practice since 1993. She worked as an assistant research psychologist for 10 years at the University of California, Los Angeles, where she conducted and published empirical research. She has published articles and given presentations on community-based and health-related research projects.