Guillermo Bernal University of Puerto Rico, USA
Guillermo Bernal, Ph.D., is a Professor of Psychology and Director of the University Psychological Services and Research Center at the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus. He received his doctorate from the University of Massachusetts (Amherst) in 1978. He then joined the faculty at the University of California at San Francisco at San Francisco General Hospital, where he was involved in training, research, and development of mental health services responsive to ethnic minorities. He has published over 60 journal articles and book chapters on marital therapy, Hispanic families, drug abuse, and outcome research. He has served on NIMH, NIDA and Ford Foundation review groups, as well as on several editorial boards. Most recently, Bernal has been involved in training and development of Hispanic psychologists through NIMH-sponsored research and training grants at UPR.