Regina Chow Trammel, Ph.D., LCSW

Assistant Professor, MSW Program, Department of Social Work
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 2759
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Regina Chow Trammel, Ph.D., LCSW, is an assistant professor in the Master of Social Work program and is passionate about mentoring students so they can improve the lives of others as social workers. Her background is in clinical social work practice, which includes more than a decade in private practice in the Chicago area, as well as experience in psychiatric and medical social work settings. Her area of clinical focus has been in the treatment of depression, anxiety, postpartum mood disorders, sexual abuse history, family conflict, self-injury, and eating disorders. Her research focuses on the effects of a Christian-informed mindfulness intervention as an alternative to traditional Buddhist-informed mindfulness on stress management. She is also an active member of the North American Association of Christians in Social Work. She is married, has two sons, and enjoys watching movies, skiing, yoga, swimming, and drinking a good cup of tea.


  • Ph.D., Baylor University
  • MSW, University of Central Florida
  • B.A., Psychology, Occidental College

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Social Work

Courses Taught

  • SOCW 466 – Field Internship I
  • SOCW 467 – Senior Practicum Seminar I
  • SOCW 468 – Field Internship II
  • SOCW 469 – Senior Practicum Seminar II
  • SOCW 511 – Introduction to the Social Work Profession
  • SOCW 513 – Micro-theory and Human Development
  • SOCW 527 – Research for Evidence-Informed Practice
  • SOCW 541 – Capstone Leadership Project
  • SOCW 569 – Human Sexuality and Sex Therapy