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New Contributor Dr. Bedford Palmer
Dr. Bedford Palmer II is an Assistant Professor in the Counseling Department at St. Mary’s College of California, as well as affiliate faculty member in the Clinical Psy.D. Program at the University of San Francisco, and serves as the Local Advocacy Network Chair for the Alameda County Psychological Association.
And we are happy to announce his new role as a Healthyblackmen.org content contributor!
Born and raised in San Diego, CA; He has served as a student leader and activist, as chair of the Afrikan Student Union at the University of California – Irvine, where he completed his B.A. in Anthropology with a minor in African-American Studies. Dr. Bedford received his M.A. in Psychology from Long Beach State University, and completed his doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.
Recently, Dr. Palmer served as Counselor Faculty at the Counseling and Psychological Services Center at San Francisco State University, where he provided crisis intervention, psychotherapy and clinical support.
A strong advocate in the African American community, Bedford (as a student) was Vice President of the Black Psychology Student Association and later a Board member for the Association of Black Psychologists.
As a clinician, Dr. Palmer completed his Pre-Doctoral Internship at Counseling & Psychological Services at the University of California – Berkeley, and has served as the Coordinator of Services to Students of African Descent and as the Coordinator of the Multicultural Immersion Program for Counseling and Psychological Services at the University of California – Davis.