Stephanie Woo, PhD

Pepperdine Graduate School of Education and Psychology

Assistant Dean and Professor of Psychology, Online Psychology Programs


Dr. Woo is a licensed psychologist who earned her doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Woo completed a 2-year postdoctoral fellowship in psychological assessment at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute. Dr. Woo has been a full-time faculty member at Pepperdine for over 20 years and is currently the Assistant Dean of Online Psychology Programs at GSEP. Prior to this, she directed the Daytime Format M.A. in Clinical Psychology program (Malibu campus) for many years. Dr. Woo’s scholarly and clinical interests include schizophrenia, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, CBT treatment development and dissemination, and maternal mental health. She teaches master’s and doctoral courses in psychological assessment, diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders, and cognitive and behavioral assessment and intervention. Dr. Woo is co-author of a comprehensive graduate level textbook, Diagnosis and Treatment of Mental Disorders Across the Lifespan.