Dr. Paul Wang received his Bachelor of Science in Psychology with Honors from the University of Toronto in Canada, then went on to complete his Masters and PhD in Clinical Psychology at the California School of Professional Psychology, Alliant International University in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Wang has experience providing individual, family, and group therapy for adults, adolescents, and children. He has extensive training in cross-cultural issues and provides culturally-relevant evidence based treatments. Dr. Paul Wang has been in China for 5 years. He is currently serving in Shanghai United Family Hospital and Clinics as Chair of Psychology and Acting Chair of Psychiatry. He is often invited by the ICS-Shanghai International Channel to share his expertise in psychology during TV interviews.
Dr. Wang specializes in treating children and adolescents on common mental health diagnoses such as Attachment Disorder, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder/Conduct Disorder, Disruptive Behavior Disorder NOS, Separation Anxiety Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Adjustment Disorder, Anxiety and Depression, and Substance Abuse/Dependence related Dual Diagnoses. He specializes in marriage consultation, and has years of practical experience in cross-cultural marriage and parenthood. In addition, he has trained in Health Psychology allowing him to address the psychological components of most health issues, including sexual dysfunction, cardiovascular illnesses, COPD, and so forth. Dr. Wang also has experience addressing stress associated with pre-operation and post-operation procedures and providing counseling to women with postpartum depression.
Dr. Wang is qualified to perform psychological evaluations and neuropsychological assessments. He received APA accredited internship training, is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in California and Hawaii. He is currently the President of Shanghai International Psychological Association, and is a member of the American Psychological Association. Dr. Wang is also one of the Board of Directors within the Asian American Psychological Association and is the Chair of the Taiwan Psychology Network.He has received a leadership award from the Asian American Psychological Association, and been selected as a member of AAPA Leadership Fellow .