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Daimon Veráce, PhD

Full Professor, School of Psychology

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Areas of Expertise/Interests:

  • Existential and Humanistic Psychology
  • Art and Mythology and Personal Transformation
  • Post-traumatic Growth
  • Culture and Trauma
  • Psychological and Spiritual Mechanisms of Suicide
  • Stress and Coping
  • Grief and Loss
  • Death and Dying
  • Optimal Performance and Applied Sports Psychology
  • Scholarly Writing
  • Research Design
  • Organizational Behavior and Policy


  • An Existential Study of Iraq War Veterans' Traumatizing Experiences


  • Ph.D., Saybrook University
  • M.A., George Fox University
  • B.A., Bushnell University

Selected Professional Experience:

  • Clinical Director, Program of Assertive Community Treatment (PACT)
  • Co-Director, Trauma Certificate and Studies Program
  • Clinical Supervisor, Crisis Residential Facility
  • Peer Reviewer, Journal of Humanistic Psychology
  • Editor, San Francisco Psychological Association
  • Trauma Task Force, California Psychological Association