1. Internship - Pre-Doctoral Internship in General Clinical Psychology with Specialization in Pediatric Psychology University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
  2. PhD - Clinical Psychology University of Missouri, Columbia
  3. MA - Clinical Psychology University of Missouri, Columbia
  4. BA - Psychology Augustana College


  1. American Board of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Psychology


  • Biofeedback
  • Assessment and treatment of pediatric pain and fatigue
  • Children with chronic illness, including diabetes, cancer, GI disorders, and pain
  • Children's conceptions of illness and pain
  • Parenting
  • Psychological contributions to medical symptoms
  • Somatoform disorders


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See a description of research activities.