M.A. Program Faculty: Dedalus N. Hyde, Psy.D.

Dedalus N. Hyde, Psy.D.
Full-Time Core Faculty

B.A. Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1992
M.A. Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology, 2002
Psy.D. Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology, 2003

Dr. Hyde has worked in the mental health care field for the last 25 years, initially as a counselor with severely emotionally disturbed adolescents, and later as a Clinical Psychologist specializing in behaviorally disordered children and adolescents, and their families. He founded and directed the Vesta Family Preservation Project, a wraparound program for children at imminent-risk of out-of-home placement at Full Circle Programs in San Rafael. Later, he founded and directed Horizon House, a transitional-living program for adolescent boys aging out of the foster-care system, and served as Director of Community Based Services for Full Circle, overseeing the operations of a school-based program, a community clinic, the wraparound program and a mobile Parent-Child Interaction Therapy Clinic. In addition to teaching at the Wright Institute, he provides training and consultation in Family Therapy, Trauma-Focused CBT and Parent-Child Interaction Therapy at A Better Way, Inc and Alternative Family Services. He also teaches CBT, EMDR and the treatment of trauma and adult ADHD at the Institute for the Advancement of Psychotherapy. He is a founding partner of Bay Area Integrative Psychological Services and San Francisco Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, and his private practice is located in Kentfield, where he works with children, adolescents and adults.

Professional Memberships

American Psychological Association
Association of Family Therapists of Northern California


Family Therapy I: Traditional
Family Therapy II: Postmodern