Heather Beeson, DMFT

Assistant Professor, Counseling and Family Sciences

Contact Information

Email hbeeson@llu.edu
Fax 909-558-0417

Department of Counseling and Family Sciences
Loma Linda University, Griggs Hall
11065 Campus St., Loma Linda, CA 92350


  • DMFT, Marital and Family Therapy - Loma Linda University, 2019
  • MA, Marriage and Family Therapy - Chapman University, 2017

Areas of Specialization

  • Program evaluation research
  • Program design and development
  • Community mental health
  • Clinical work with sexual and gender minority populations
  • Prevention and early intervention programs
  • Professional mentoring
  • Self-of-the-therapist

Professional Licenses and Memberships

  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), #120001
  • American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT), Clinical Fellow, #184623

Recent Publications and Presentations


Beeson, Heather. (2018, November). Development of a Relationship Education Curriculum for LGBTQIA Couples. National Council on Family Relations Annual Conference. San Diego, CA.