Milton Fuentes



Milton Fuentes

Affiliated Faculty

  • Campus:
  • Washington, D.C.
Clinical Psychology
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

Dr. Milton A. Fuentes received a master's degree in Psychology with a focus on Latina/o Psychology from Montclair State University and a Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University. He completed a pre-doctoral fellowship in clinical and community psychology at Yale University and post-doctoral training in epidemiology at Columbia University.

Dr. Fuentes is a founding member and former President of the Latino Psychological Association of New Jersey and the 2012 President of the National Latina/o Psychological Association. Dr. Fuentes is a licensed psychologist in New Jersey and New York. He is currently an associate professor of psychology and Director of the Research Academy for University Learning at Montclair State University.

Dr. Fuentes' interests are in the areas of Latina/o and multicultural psychology, child and family psychology, and pedagogy. His impressive publication record includes peer-reviewed journals articles, monographs, and book chapters. Dr. Fuentes has given numerous presentations and workshops on a variety of topics related to his research interests at national and international conferences.

Education History
Degree Institution
B.A. Psychology St. Peter's College
M.A. General Psychology Montclair State University
Psy.D. Clinical Psychology Rutgers University
Licensed Psychologist, NJ, NY
Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise
Child & Adolescent Development Adolescence
Identity Development
Parenting Styles
School Issues (Bullying)
Clinical Psychology / Mental Health Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Diversity Acculturation
Diversity Issues
Ethnic Identity Development
Ethnic/Racial Identity Models
Identity Development
Immigration/Immigrant Issues
Latino/a Mental Health
Multicultural Training
Marriage & Family Family Therapy
Relationships and Dating
Research Design/Methodology Qualitative Inquiry
Therapeutic/Theoretical Orientation Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
Family Systems Theory
Positive Psychology
Violence (See Domestic Violence)
Inner City Violence