Psychologist / Coordinator
Counseling & Student Development Center
Rachel W. Friendly, Ph.D. is a Staff Psychologist and Coordinator of Clinical Training who joined the Counseling Center in August 2019. She received her master’s and doctorate degrees in Clinical Psychology from Clark University and her bachelor’s in Psychology from Tufts University. She has devoted her career to working in university counseling centers, including at Clark University, James Madison University in Virginia, California State University Northridge in Southern California, and Notre Dame de Namur University in Northern California. Rachel is passionate about working with college students, and has particular interests in gender issues, identity development, expressive arts therapies, couples work, group psychotherapy, and clinical training and supervision. She is extremely excited to join the team at UMASS Dartmouth!