|1987-1991||University of Cincinnati
B.A. Magna cum laude with honors in psychology,
University of Cincinnati.
Senior Thesis: Psychological adjustment of parents of children with cancer.
|1991-1993||University of Cincinnati
M.A. Clinical Psychology
Masters Thesis: Psychosocial adjustment of children with cancer and comparison peers.
|1993 – 1996||University of Cincinnati
Ph.D. Clinical Psychology
Doctoral Dissertation: Childhood aggression and chronic illness: The protective mechanisms.
|1996-1997||APA approved internship at the University Affiliated, Child Development and Rehabilitation Center, Oregon Health Sciences University.|
|1997||Graduation with a Ph.D. in Clinical Child Psychology from the University of Cincinnati|
|1997-1999||Post Doctoral Fellowship: NIMH sponsored
Emotion Research Training program at the University of Oregon