Dr. Augustine Panchoo

Title: Lecturer of Counselor Education
Dept.: Counselor Education PRGM

Academic History

  • PhD, Chicago School of Professional Psychology
  • MA, Loma Linda University
  • BA, University of the Southern Caribbean in Trinidad

Start Date at Grand View

  • August 2020


Dr. Augustine Panchoo was born and raised on the Caribbean Island of Grenada. He received his Undergraduate education from the University of the Southern Caribbean in Trinidad and after years of teaching both at the elementary school and high school levels, he migrated to the USA to pursue graduate school.

Dr. Panchoo is a graduate of Loma Linda University in California with a MA degree in Family Counseling and the Chicago School of Professional Psychology with a Psy.D in Clinical Psychology.

Dr. Panchoo has served as an adjunct Professor teaching graduate courses at Argosy University, National University, University of Redlands and Antioch University as well as College of the Desert, San Bernardino Valley College and Concorde Career College. In addition to teaching Dr. Panchoo worked as a psychotherapist for persons suffering with a wide range of mental illness as well as sex offenders and persons suffering with addictions.

Dr. Panchoo is the founder of EMC Psychological Services, a company which provides coaching, psychological and consulting services in several disciplines.

Dr. Panchoo holds certifications as a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP), Certified Sex Offender Treatment Professional (CSOTP) and Drug and Alcohol Counselor.

Dr Panchoo loves travelling and public speaking. Dr. Panchoo sees himself as a mentor and motivator. He lives by the principle that people can change for better through motivation, education and skill development.

Currently, Dr. Panchoo serves as the Consulting Clinical Psychologist for the government of Grenada with specific sponsibility for the Grand Bacolet Juvenile Rehabilitation & Treatment Center.

Dr. Augustine Panchoo