Child, Adolescent, and Family
P. Welsh (Ph.D.
University of Massachusetts). Assistant Professor. Research
interests: Developmental processes in adolescents and
their families, developmental pathways associated with evolution of
psychopathology and maladjustment in adolescents, gender differences
in parent-adolescent interactions.
McIntyre (Ph.D. Yale University) Associate Professor.
Research interests: Social-emotional development
of children, psychosocial development of children in foster care,
child custody, child abuse, foster children, vocational
rehabilitation, and interpersonal dynamics.
G. Wahler (Ph.D. University of Washington). Professor
and Director of Clinical Training. Research
interests: Child and family developmental issues, primarily
those involving psychopathology. Therapeutic intervention at the
family system level. Conduct disordered children in disadvantaged,
Kristina Gordon (Ph.D.
University of North Carolina) Assistant Professor. Research
interests: Marital relationships including forgiveness,
infidelity, and emotional regulation in relationships.
Jennifer MacFie (Ph.D. University of Rochester) Assistant
Professor. Research interests:
Psychopathology and normal
development in children.
Nash (Ph.D. Ohio University). Associate Professor.
Research interests: Clinical hypnosis,
psychoanalytic psychotherapy, and sexual abuse. Personality
assessment, short term psychodynamic psychotherapy, crisis
intervention, sexual trauma, and hypnotic interventions in clinical
and forensic settings.
Handler (Ph.D. Michigan State University), Professor and
Clinical Director. Research interests: The
role of the father, symbolic communication with children, the
phenomenology of hypnosis, validity and clinical use of personality
Morgan (Ph.D. University of Tennessee, Knoxville). Associate
Professor and Assistant Director of the Clinical Training Program.
Research interests: Application of principles
of learning to human problems, techniques of operant and classical
conditioning in sexual fetishism.
Derek Hopko (Ph.D. West
Virginia University) Assistant Professor.
Research Interests: Depression,
performance based anxiety disorders, behavioral activation treatment
and medical conditions.