Faculty: Donald Loffredo
Dr. Donald Loffredo
Professor of Psychology
B.A., University of Rhode Island; M.A., Rhode Island College; Ed.D., University of Houston.
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Victoria: 281 UW
Dr. Donald Loffredo, Professor of Psychology, joined the UHV faculty in 1995 after teaching as an adjunct professor for the University of Houston-Downtown, Houston Community College, and North Harris County Community College. He received his doctorate in counseling psychology from the University of Houston.
His specialty areas include systems therapy, chemical dependency counseling, and statistics/research methods. He completed a post-doctoral internship in adolescent and adult psychology at the Deer Park Psychiatric Hospital. Dr. Loffredo is a licensed psychologist and certified Health Service Provider in Psychology who received his licensing supervision at Houston's Child Guidance Clinic and the Deer Park Psychiatric Hospital.
He practiced Psychology at the Deer Park Psychiatric Hospital, Dornon Psychiatric Clinic in Pasadena, the Rice University Counseling Center, and in private practice. He has designed inpatient psychiatric and substance abuse programs for both adults and adolescents and has held several administrative positions at the Dornon Clinic. Dr. Loffredo has over 20 publications in scientific psychology journals and his current research endeavors include work in the areas of multicultural psychology, personality, HIV/AIDS and communication.