Alberta A. Arviso

Senior Engagement, Officer Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, College of Veterinary Medicine
Tribal Affiliation
Diné (Navajo Nation)

1580 E. Hanley Blvd

Academic/Professional Bio

Dr. Arviso holds a PhD in clinical psychology from Washington State University and an EdS in school psychology from the University of Arizona. She is certified in school psychology by the Arizona Department of Education. Dr. Arviso is Dine’ (Navajo) and is fluent in Dine’ Bizaad (Navajo Language). Family, horseback riding, running, yoga, music, art, and life-long learning are among her favorite activities.

Professional Background

  • Student Support Specialist III (Learning Specialist), College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Arizona.
  • Learning Support Specialist, Arizona Indians Into Medicine (AzINMED); Leadership in Health Equity for American Indian Research Development (LEAD), American Indian Research Center for Health Projects (AIRCH), Native American Research Training Center (NARTC), Family and Community Medicine in the College of Medicine, University of Arizona.
  • School Psychologist, Tucson Unified School District.
  • Mental Health/Substance Abuse Specialist, Tuba City Indian Medical Center, Tuba City, AZ.

Current Memberships

  • American Psychological Association        
  • National Association of School Psychologists


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