PhD, New York University
MS, Barry University
BA, University of Miami
Marriage and Family Therapist (California license # 23571)
Lourdes Arguelles, 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 and a Spiritual Care Team Chaplain at Pilgrim Place, an intentional retirement community in Claremont, where she also resides.