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Barbara Hernandez, PhD, LMFT
Professor, Medical Education
School of Medicine
Work History 
Director of Physician Vitality (July 2011)
Loma Linda University, School of Medicine

Private Practice Clinician (July 2007 - April 2010)
Loma Linda University Marriage and Family Therapy Clinic
Therapy with individuals, couples, and families. Demonstration therapy sessions for students.

Clinic Director, Director of Clinical Training (July 2006 - July 2007)
Loma Linda University
Responsible for daily operations at the Loma Linda University Marriage and Family Therapy Clinic. Responsible for all practica placement sites for MFT students, maintenance of COAMFTE regulations for clinical education.

Associate Professor (July 2006 - June 2011)
Loma Linda University, Counseling and Family Science
Director of Doctoral Clinical Training Coordinator: Families, Health & Systems concentration track

Adjunct Professor (January 2006 - March 2010)
Walla Walla University
Online course instructor

Associate Professor (September 2004 - June 2006)
Walla Walla University
Clinical Social Work Professor

Private Practice Clinician (January 2003 - August 2004)
Terre Haute, Indiana
Individual, couple, and family therapy.

Assistant Professor (July 2002 - August 2004)
Indiana State University
Marriage and Family Therapy major professor; clinical psychology master''s and doctoral faculty.

Instructor, Drug and Alcohol Counselor Ed Program (September 1999 - June 2001)
University of Minnesota, School of Human Ecology
Course instructor for graduate and undergraduate Group Therapy courses.

Editor, Interactions Newsletter (September 1999 - June 2001)
University of Minnesota, Family Social Science
Wrote, photographed, edited, and planned quarterly departmental newsletter with a readership of 500

Trauma-Intensive Care nurse (July 1998 - June 2002)
HealthStaf/Intelistaf Medical Services, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Assistant Professor, Health Promotion & Education (August 1995 - June 1998)
Loma Linda University, School of Public Health

Coordinator, Off-Campus Counseling Services (August 1995 - June 1998)
Loma Linda University, Preventive Medicine Medical Group
Coordinator of Counseling Services--University of Redlands, Redlands, California Director of Psychological Services--Chaffey Community College, Rancho Cucamonga, California

Staff Therapist (September 1994 - August 1995)
Loma Linda University Psychiatric Medical Group, Inc.
Individual, child, couple, and family therapy. Student counseling center staff.

MFT Intern (April 1994 - October 1994)
The Family Connection, Colton, California
18-week parenting course instructor for high risk parents Therapist-intern for individuals, couples, and families.

Hospital Counselor (MFT Intern) (August 1991 - November 1991)
San Joaquin Community Hospital, Bakersfield, California
Individual and family therapy with hospitalized patients

Marriage and Family Therapy Trainee (June 1990 - July 1991)
Loma Linda University Marriage and Family Therapy Clinic
Staff counselor Established and worked at Crafton Hills College, counseling services

Temporary agency nurse (October 1989 - March 1990)
Nursing Services Incorporated, West Covina, California

Marriage and Family Therapy Trainee (September 1989 - May 1990)
MidCounty Mental Health Department, Perris, California
Child, adult, couple, and family therapy

Registered Nurse (June 1980 - December 1995)
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Unit 8100 (Trauma-Medical-Surgical Adult ICU) 6/25/1980 - 11/1/1986 Observation Unit 11/1/1986 - 5/1/1988 Post Anesthesia Unit 5/1/1988 - 12/1/1995 Preceptor: LLU school of nursing