Dr. David Vermeersch

Chair, Department of Psychology
Professor, Psychology

Contact Information

Email dvermeersch@llu.edu
Phone 909-558-7116

Department of Psychology
Loma Linda University, Central Building, Office 101
11130 Anderson St., Loma Linda, CA  92350

Degrees and Certifications

  • PhD, Clinical Psychology - Brigham Young University, 1998
  • Certified Level I Trainer in Trauma Resiliency Model (TRM)

Areas of Specialization

  • Psychotherapy outcome
  • Psychotherapy quality management
  • Therapist effects on outcome
  • Effects of therapist/patient feedback on outcome
  • Reducing deterioration in psychotherapy
  • Effectiveness and patient-focused research
  • Outcome test construction

Professional Licenses and Memberships

  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist (CA #20684; UT #376660-2501)
  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Society for Psychotherapy Research (SPR)

Community Engagement

  • Loma Linda University International Behavioral Health Trauma Team (2013-present)