Psychology in Thailand
Sombat Tapanya received a B.Sc. in psychology at Chiang Mai University in Thailand, an M.S. in special education and an M.S. in counseling education from Southern Connecticut State University, and a Ph.D. in psychology from the University of New Brunswick, Canada. He worked as psychologist at Somdet Chaopraya Psychiatric Hospital from 1973 to 1985, and then moved to the Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University where he is now an assistant professor.