EDUCATION & TRAINING
Missouri, License Number 2011035798
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Brown University, Providence, RI
National College of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
Webster University, St. Louis, MO
Psychologist, Siteman Counseling Service
Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Clinical Assistant Professor
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
RESEARCH & SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES
Present regularly at national and regional scientific conferences. Have presented at the annual conferences of the American Psychological Association, World Congress of Psycho-Oncology, American Psychosocial Oncology Society, American Society for Clinical Oncology, and others.
Give frequent invited talks to community groups and medical staff. Have presented recently at the Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program (St. Louis), Barnes-Jewish Hospital (St. Louis), St. Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center (St. Louis), and the Southeast Cancer Center (Cape Girardeau).
Published 20+ peer-reviewed articles and book chapters.
Invited attendance at the International Conference on Health Psychology in Cuba, American Psychological Association (2014)
Best Case Study Poster Award, American Psychosocial Oncology Society (2014)
Outstanding Counseling Psychology Graduate Student Award, Virginia Commonwealth University (2008)
Recognition Award for Extraordinary Service, International Psychology (Div. 52), American Psychological Association (2006)
Cancer Control & Prevention Research Fellow, National Cancer Institute (2005 – 2007)
American Psychosocial Oncology Society
Missouri Psychological Association
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) St. Louis Consultation Group (Co-Founder)