Dr. Myra Saltoun joined Casa Pacifica shortly after it opened, in August 1994, serving as the Director of Clinical and Campus-Based services. Dr. Saltoun has been responsible for bringing many evidenced-based practices and innovative programs to campus that have been recognized at the state and national levels. Under her direction, Casa Pacifica’s mental health services expanded and a competitive APA accredited doctoral internship and postdoctoral fellowship program was established. Dr. Saltoun completed her doctorate degree at USC, where she became a mentor and professor. Prior to joining Casa Pacifica, she spent 15 years at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, developing a specialty in treatment of children and adolescents.