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educator , psychoanalyst , Clinical psychologist

David Wilfred Cheng, Chinese, American clinical psychologist, psychoanalyst, educator. Member American Psychological Association, Asian American Psychol Association, American College Personnel Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Cheng, David Wilfred was born on September 10, 1948 in Hong Kong. Came to the United States, 1968. Son of Wo and Ching-Sum (Ngan) Cheng.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Lafayette College, 1971. Master of Science, Rutgers University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers University, 1976.

Certified in psychotherapy and psychoanalysis, Postgraduate Center Mental Health, New York City, 1980.

Career

Staff member Community Guidance Service, New York City, 1977-1981. Clinical psychologist New York City Police Department, 1981-1985. Professor Baruch College City University of New York, New York City, since 1985.

Private practice psychotherapy, since 1977. Adjunct clinical supervisor Yeshiva University, New York City, 1980-1982. Chairman China committee School Liberal Arts and Sciences, Baruch College, City University of New York, since 1989, director counseling and psychological services, since 1989, head coach men's tennis team.

Director Asian Students Workshop Series, since 1987. Guest speaker documentary ABC-television, 1988.

Membership

Member American Psychological Association, Asian American Psychol Association, American College Personnel Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Wo Cheng

mother:
Ching-Sum (Ngan) Cheng