Gateway to Service….. Engaging Minds, Transforming Lives

Grethel Bradford

Education Profile:

EdD, Argosy University
BS, Columbia Union College


A native of the lovely island of Jamaica, Dr. Bradford’s educational experience span thirty years. She has worked with students from pre-school to the graduate level. Currently, she teaches in the Psychology Department of Washington Adventist University. She also is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor.

Research and Professional Activities:

Dr. Bradford has a deep interest in issues that affect immigrant women, but are often ignored and minimized. Her dissertation focused on the experiences of immigrant adult caregivers. Her dream is to continue highlighting issues that impact the overall mental well being of immigrant women, thereby providing clinicians further insights on how they may provide appropriate mental health support to this segment of the population.


School of Arts & Social Sciences 

The School of Arts & Social Sciences offers a curriculum focused on fostering the development of the skills essential to be successful in the global service economy of the 21st Century: writing, critical thinking, debate, analysis, and an understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity.

School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness

The School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness employs a philosophy that balances practical training and theory in approaching education for future health sciences professionals. We bridge the gap between concept and practice.

School of Graduate & Professional Studies (SGPS)

For more than 30 years, WAU has been a leader in providing career building undergraduate degree programs for working professionals. WAU has continued to expand those offerings by adding graduate programs. This provides undergraduate students the opportunity to transition into graduate programs and continue to enhance their skills and competitive marketability.