PhD, New York University
MS, Barry University
BA, University of Miami
Marriage and Family Therapist (California license # 23571)
Lourdes Argüelles, PhD retired as Professor of Education and Cultural Studies in 2009. She was invested as a Lopon (Master Teacher) in the Drikung Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism and currently teaches at Drikung Kyobpa Choling, a traditional Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Escondido, California. She is also a California licensed psychotherapist working at the Clinebell Institute in Claremont and a Spiritual Care Team Chaplain at Pilgrim Place, an intentional retirement community where she also resides.