Timothy A., Ph.D. is a native of Southern California.
Dr. A. has 11 years of teaching experience which includes over 8 years with the University of Phoenix; over 1 year with the United States Military Academy (USMA), West Point, NY and 2 years with The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
(Irvine and Los Angeles Campuses).
Dr. A. has an Associate’s degree in Liberal Arts from Rancho Santiago Community College; a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from California State University, Fullerton; a Master’s of Science
degree in Organizational Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology-Los Angeles (CSPP-LA); and a Ph.D. in Organizational Psychology from CSPP-LA.
Dr. A. has 18 years of health care experience, including 8 as a civilian: Kaiser Permanente, Medical Data International, HealthCare Partners Medical Group; and 10 as an active duty service member: U. S. Army Reserve (AR) as a Research Psychologist, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) as a Research Psychologist, the USMA as a Research Psychologist / Instructor.
While stationed at the WRAIR, Dr. A. was the first author of a journal article that examined the important roles that both reservists and their civilian employers play in homeland defense. The impact of National Guard's activation for homeland defense: Employers' perspective. Military Medicine).
While stationed at Moffett Field, CA, Dr. Allison-Aipa was the first author of another journal article that investigated the impact of deployment on the psychological health status, level of alcohol consumption, and use of psychological health resources of postdeployed AR soldiers. The impact of deployment on the psychological health status, level of alcohol consumption, and use of psychological health resources of postdeployed U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers. Military Medicine).
Dr. A. is currently a Researcher within the Medical Services Initiative program of the County of Orange which provides medical care for Orange County's low-income citizens providing a full range of medical services for County residents 19 through 64 years of age.
Dr. A.'s military awards include: Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; United States Army Commendation Medal; National Defense Service Medal; and United States Army Service Ribbon.
Dr. A. has three wonderful children: Lauren, Matthew and Micah.