Jackie Parke, Psy.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology


Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology – Azusa Pacific University

B.A. in Psychology – Chapman University


  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Child Psychology
  • Field Practicum
  • Developmental Psychology

Clinical/Research Interests

  • Child/adolescent psychology
  • Trauma treatment
  • Missions and psychology
  • Refugee mental health
  • Integration of psychology and spirituality

Jackie Parke


Dr. Parke has been teaching at Vanguard since 2013 and has greatly enjoyed being part of this community. Prior to teaching at Vanguard, she completed a pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, specializing in trauma treatment with children, adolescents, and their families. She also supervised doctoral clinical psychology students at APU and coordinated their practicum training program in school-based mental health.

Dr. Parke is a licensed clinical psychologist and currently maintains a private practice in Fullerton, where she specializes in therapy with children, adolescents, and young adults. She has also worked internationally with refugee youth in Thailand, Germany, and the Syrian/Turkish border.