|Present||Associate Dean for Academic Integration, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine ‐ School of Professional and Applied Psychology|
|Present||Chair, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine ‐ Department of Clinical Psychology|
|Present||Director, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine ‐ Clinical PsyD Program|
|Present||Professor, Dept. of Psychology, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine ‐ Department of Psychology|
|Vice-Chair, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine ‐ Department of Clinical Psychology|
Professional Service and Affiliations
|Present||Member, APA Div. 12 (Clinical)||Present||Member, APA Div. 38 (Health)||Present||Member, APA Div. 54 (Pediatrics)||Present||Member, American Academy of Clinical Psychology||Present||Member, American Board of Professional Psychology||Present||Member, American Psychological Association||Present||Member, Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies||Present||Associate Editor, Journal of Clinical Psychology||Present||Consulting Editor, Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology||Present||Consulting Editor, Professional Psychology: Research and Practice||Present||Member, Society for Behavioral Medicine|
Honors and Awards
- Innovative Teacher of the Year, PCOM (2015)
- Qualitative Methodology
- Grief, Loss and Bereavement
- Problem-Solving Therapy for Medical Patients
- Research Methods
|PhD, MCP Hahnemann University ‐ Clinical Psychology|
|MA, MCP Hahnemann University ‐ Clinical Psychology|
Scholarly Articles (22)
Interprofessional mock code simulation promotes collaboration and competency in Parkinson ...
Journal of Interprofessional Education & Practice (2021)
An interprofessional mock code simulation was designed to educate students from four healthcare disciplines on the care of a patient ...
Interprofessional Education: Collaboration and Learning in Action.
The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association (2019)
Interprofessional education (IPE) is necessary to ensure that future health care professionals are prepared to provide holistic, patient-centered prevention programs, ...
Non-Invasive Ventilation and Gastrostomy May Not Impact Overall Quality of ...
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration (2012)
Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation (NIPPV) may improve health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in patients with ALS. The effect of percutaneous ...
Psychological Morbidity in ALS: The Importance of Psychological Assessment Beyond ...
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration (2010)
The assessment of psychological morbidity in patients with ALS has centered around depression, hopelessness, and anxiety. The Brief Symptom Inventory ...
Problem Solving Skills Predict Quality of Llife and Psychological Morbidity ...
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration (2009)
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) often is associated with a particularly intensive caregiving experience, and the well-being of caregivers impacts that ...