Adam Ghali, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy
Adam Ghali
I teach in these programs

Education

Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Fuller Graduate School of Psychology, Pasadena, CA, 2012
M.A., Theology, Fuller Graduate School of Psychology, Pasadena, CA, 2012
M.A., Psychology, Fuller Graduate School of Psychology, Pasadena, CA, 2008
B.S., Psychology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB Canada, 2005

Publications

Publications:
  • "Psychology in pursuit of justice: The lives and works of Emmanuel Levinas and Ignacio Martin - Baro," with D.M. Goodman and S.M. Walling, Pastoral Psychology, 59, 585-602. doi: 10.1007/s11089-0260-4, 2010.
  • "Christian psychology and the (ir)relevance of Jesus," with A.C. Dueck and D.M. Goodman, Direction: A Mennonite Brethren Forum, 38, 209-222, 2009.
  • "Prophetic words for psychologists: Particularly, ethics and peace," with A.C. Dueck, J.P. Langdal, and D.M. Goodman, Pastoral Psychology, 58, 289-301, 2009.
  • "Lost in translation: A response to Watson," with A.C. Dueck, Edification: Journal of the Society for Christian Psychology, 2, 25-27, 2008. 

Presentations:

  • The Ethical Dimension of the Culture of Psychology and the Problem of Applied Psychological Ethics, 2013 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Honolulu, HI, 2013.
  • Recalling the Best of Times and the Worst of Times: How Religious Tradition Shapes Language, with L.D. Finlay and A.C. Dueck, poster session presented at the Christian Association of Psychological Studies International Conference, Overland Park, KS, 2010.
  • Conflict resolution: Conversation on uniqueness in Chinese culture and commonalities and comparisons across cultures, lecture given at Wenxin Counseling Center, Beijing, China, June 2010.
  • Vocational and insurance issues: Childhood cancer survivors, with L.N. Lacy, lecture given at the City of Hope Survivorship 2010 Conference, Duarte, CA, May 2010
  • Positive Ethics: Correctives. Critiques, Training, and Christianity, paper presented at the Christian Association of Psychological Studies International Conference, Overland Park, KS, April 2010.
  • "Thickening" an ethical training model: Preliminary reflections, poster session presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Toronto, ON, August 2009. 
  • Testing a religious community identification model in spiritual exemplars, with A.C. Dueck, poster session presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Toronto, ON, August 2009.
  • A Chrsitian psychology: Ethical, just, indigenous, and the suffering of the innocent, with J.P. Barsuglia, S.D. Huett, J.P. Langdal, and A.C. Dueck, poster session presented at the Christian Association of Psychological Studies International Conference, Phoenix, AZ, April 2008.
  • Moral knowledge: An interpretative model psychology needs to know, in Bringing Gadamer's philosophical hermeneutics towards the center of psychotherapy, by A.C. Dueck, symposium conducted at the meeting of the Western Commission for the Study of Religion, Pasadena, CA, April 2008.
  • Modern rationality: Implications for the ethical identity, with D.M. Goodman, J.P. Langdal and N. Cortez, poster session presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Boston, MA, March 2008.