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Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Part Time Faculty

Dr. Alvaro GiraldoAlvaro Giraldo, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor
Community and Public Safety Psychiatry Division

843-792-0037 phone
843-792-0048 fax


Biographical Sketch
Dr. Giraldo is a clinical associate professor in the adult psychiatry division. He received his Masters Degree in Counseling and Pastoral Counseling at the Ashland Theological Seminary, and his M.D. from the Javeriana University School of Medicine in Bogot√°, Columbia. Dr. Giraldo also has a diploma in Analytical Psychology (Jungian Psychoanalysis) from the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysists at C.G. Jung Institute of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is board certified in Professional Counseling, Pathology and Psychiatry.

Clinical and/or Research Expertise
Research: Exploring DNA biology and Archetypes. Implications in Psychotherapy.

Areas of focus: Deep dynamic psychotherapy. Applies to Anxiety- Depression- Adjustment situations- Changing paths and transitions- Relationships-Engagement and divorce issues- Grief and loss- Spiritual and religious issues.- Personal development.


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