Associate Professor of Clinical Education
Psy.D., CADC II, Wright State University School of Professional Psychology, Dayton, Ohio
Phone: (213) 740-8521
Dr. Mary Andres is an Associate professor of Clinical Education at the Rossier School of Education. Her areas of specialization have been in the treatment of substance abuse, working with couples and groups, sexuality and the treatment of sexual dysfunction, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered concerns, and clinical supervision.
Her research interests include experiential modes of learning and best practices in training and the development of therapists. She is a licensed Clinical Psychologist and certified drug and alcohol counselor who also maintains a private practice in Santa Monica and facilitates a weekly process group at Promises Outpatient Services for newly recovering substance abusers. She volunteers as an external supervisor for doctoral candidates at the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center.
Dr. Andres received her Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling and her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Wright State University. She was a staff member at USC Counseling Services for ten years during which she was an adjunct faculty member in the USC School of Social Work from 1999 until 2005. She was teaching for the Counseling Psychology program since 2000 before joining the faculty full time in the Fall of 2005. Dr. Andres has also been a staff member for Semester at Sea and the American Pavilion Student Internship Program at the Cannes film festival. She has been on the USC Lambda Board and is a past Co-President. She is a current member of the Advisory Board for the Los Angeles County MFT Consortium.