Nathaniel A. Fernandez, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Higher Education
University Counseling Center Outreach Coordinator

Phone: (626) 815-2109
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Nathaniel Fernandez, PhD, began working at APU’s University Counseling Center in 2018. His areas of interest include cultural identity development; sexual and gender identity development; working with marginalized, first-generation, and undocumented students; training and supervision; preventive programming; program evaluation; and quantitative analysis. In addition to providing therapy, he coordinates University Counseling Center outreach to students, staff, and faculty, including training, workshops, and awareness events.


  • PhD, Clinical Psychology, Fuller School of Psychology
  • MA, Theology, Fuller Seminary
  • MA, Psychology, Fuller School of Psychology

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Higher Education

Courses Taught

  • CCSD 563 — Counseling: The Helping Relationship