Faculty: Lianna Chong, MTS, MAOP

Lianna Chong

Lianna Chong, MTS, MAOP

Adjunct Faculty, MA in Organizational Psychology

Adjunct Faculty, MA in Psychology 

Degree Institution Year
MA William James College 2017
Master of Theological Studies Boston University School of Theology 2012


  • PA550 Organizational Assessmnet: Quantitative and Qualitative Methods

Research and Practice Interests

  • Compassion fatigue, burnout, secondary trauma, resilience, workplace culture, group behavior, psychological safety.


  • Robert E. Yellin Humanities Award, Boston University
  • Richard Ellis Katz Award in Religion, Boston University

Concurrent Leadership, Service and Professional Activities

  • Organizational consultant and speaker specializing in compassion fatigue, resilience, and retention.
  • Continuing education instructor in Compassion Fatigue and Resilience: Individual, Group, and Organizational Approaches

Prior Experience

  • Conducted extensive research on the effects of compassion fatigue and interventions for individuals, groups, and institutions. Worked with organizations to develop and implement context-specific resilience strategies. Designed and executed organizational assessments using interviews, focus groups, surveys, data coding, and action planning.