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Arazola Session, PhD, MSW

Dr. Session's education focused on cultural diversity and sensitivity, communication, ethics, relationships, mental health, behavioral health, psychopathology, personal growth and human development. Dr. Session holds a Doctorate of Philosophy from Capella University in Human Service, specializing in Professional Counseling; Masters in Social Work from California State University (CSU), San Bernardino; Bachelor in Human Service from California State University, Fullerton; and an Associate in Mental Health Technology from MT. San Antonio College. Dr. Session holds a California Psychiatric Technician Licensed. Dr. Session has an thirteen year history with University of Phoenix facilitating Axia, Online, Ground, FlexNet, Doctoral mentoring.

Scholarship & Research



Journal of Leadership Studies-Symposium Piece-Relational Leadership: Perspectives of Key Constructs on Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Equity in Higher Education

Psychology Today
Blog Posts Published


American Psychological Association Conference-Utilizing Clinical Hypnotherapeutic Intervention with CBT to Treat Pandemic-Aug. 13-2021 Symptomology

ILA Conference Geneva Switzerland 2021
Presenter -Topic-"The Stress Arc in Leadership and 3 Powerful Disciplines for Mitigating Major Stress Impacts in a New Era"-Upcoming
Presenter -Topic-“Improving Higher Education’s Role in Diversity and Social Equity through Relational Leadership in the New Era”-Upcoming
Presenter-Topic-"Healthcare Leadership-Using Virtuous Leadership in Chaos to Reimagine Beneficial Practices of Employee Cognitive Psychology"-Upcoming
2021-Knowledge Without Boundaries National Summit-College of Doctoral Studies Research Conference-University of Phoenix-Panel Discussion-"Exploring Emergent Trends in Leadership and Education"-Based on published symposia article from the Journal of Leadership Studies-


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College of Social Sciences