Omar Gudino

Adjunct Faculty

  • Faculty
  • Department of Psychology

Professional Biography

Omar Gudino, PhD, ABPP is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Denver. Dr. Gudino directs the Services for At-Risk Youth & Families (SAYF) Lab, which conducts research on patterns of risk and resilience in youth exposed to trauma; the development and dissemination of evidence-based treatments for maltreated youth; and unmet need for mental health services. In addition to conducting research, Dr. Gudino teaches undergraduate courses on abnormal psychology and child psychopathology and serves as an undergraduate major advisor for psychology. Furthermore, he teaches graduate seminars on the psychological assessment of children; multicultural issues in mental health; and provides clinical training to doctoral students in the Child Clinical PhD Program. Dr. Gudino is a Board Certified Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychologist and a licensed psychologist in Colorado.


  • Other, Translational Developmental Neuroscience , New York University School of Medicine
  • Ph.D., Psychology (Clinical), University of California, Los Angeles, 2009
  • MA, Psychology (Clinical), University of California, Los Angeles, 2004
  • BA, Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 2002

Licensure / Accreditations

  • Board Certification in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
  • Credentialed Psychologist (NRHSP)
  • CO Licensed Psychologist
  • NY Licensed Psychologist