2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021) 
    
    Dec 06, 2021  
2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021)

School of Psychology Faculty


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John Agnew, BA, Haverford College; PhD, Georgetown University.

Angeleque Akin-Little, PhD, Georgetown University.

Mark A. Arcuri, PhD, Capella University.

John Astin, MEd, San Jose State University; PhD, University of California, Irvine.

Barbara Backlund, BA, MA, PhD, New Mexico State University.

Alethea Baker, BA, Union Institute & University; MA, Antioch University; PhD, Union Institute & University.

Megan Baril, MS, PhD, Penn State University Park.

Mary Barnas, MA, PhD, West Virginia University.

Leslie Barnes-Young, MSEd, PhD, University of Akron.

Patti Barrows, BS, University of Massachusetts Amherst; MS, PhD, Texas Tech University.

Jill Barton, BS, Michigan State University; PhD, Nova Southeastern University.

Christopher Bass, MS, PhD, University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Allen Bellamy, BA, Oakland University; MS, University of Tennessee; PhD, University of Tennessee.

Brandy Benson, BA, University of South Florida; MS, PhD, Nova Southeastern University.

Candace Best, PhD, Purdue University.

Kristen Beyer, BA, University of Michigan; MA, PhD, University of Detroit Mercy.

Silvia Bigatti, BA, San Diego State University; PhD, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego.

Stacy M. Bjorkman, BS, University Illinois at Urbana—Champaign; MA, PhD, Northern Illinois University.

Rhonda Bohs, MS, PhD, Saint Louis University.

Kimberlee B. Bonura, BA, Thomas Edison State College; MS, PhD, Florida State University.

Nancy Bostain, MS, New Mexico Highlands University; PhD, Walden University.

Kristopher Bradley, PhD, Oklahoma State University.

Sandra Branton, MA, EdD, University of San Francisco.

Jerrod Brown, MS, Saint Cloud State College; PhD, North Central College.

Jimmy Brown, BA, University of Arkansas; MA, University of Tulsa; PhD, Benedictine University.

Cheryl Bullock, PhD, University of Illinois.

Stephen Burgess, MA, Hollins University; PhD, Florida State University.

Gary Burkholder, PhD, University of Rhode Island.

Donna Busarow, BS, Campbell University; MEd, Bowie State University; PhD, Capella University.

Jon Cabiria, BS, University of Phoenix; MS, University of Pennsylvania; MA, PhD, Fielding Graduate University.

Sandra Caramela-Miller, BA, MA, PhD, University of Akron.

Rebekah Cardenas, BA, Drury University; MS, PhD, Old Dominion University.

Corrina Carotti Snigg, PhD, Capella University.

Olga Carranza, BA, University of California; MA, California State College; PhD, University of California.

Anthony Casas Jr., MA, University of San Francisco; PhD, Capella University.

Mary Cejka, PhD, MS, Purdue University.

Henry Cellini, PhD, MS, BS, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Brian Cesario, BA, MA, Iona College; PhD, North Central University.

Barbara S. Chappell, PhD, Capella University; BS, Shorter College.

Cody N. Charette, PhD, Alliant International University.

Kristen Chesser, PhD, Regent University.

Elizabeth Clark, PhD, MA, Fielding Graduate Institute; MS, University of LaVerne.

Karine Clay, BA, MA, University at Albany, State University of New York; MEd, Pepperdine University; MS, Russell Sage College; PhD, Walden University.

Jane Coddington, MS Ed, Elmira College; PhD, Capella University.

Charlton Coles, BS, Georgia State University; MS, PhD, University of Florida.

Constance Colevins-Tumlin, PhD, Alliant International University.

Kelley Conrad, BS, Montana State University; MS, State University of New York; PhD, Iowa State University.

Derrick Copper, BA, University of Colorado; MEd, Cambridge College; PhD, Walden University.

Brandon Cosley, MA, PhD, University of Maine.

Natalie Costa, MS, University of New Orleans; PhD, University of New Orleans.

Patricia Costello, BA, Saint Thomas University; PhD, University of Minnesota.

Kimberley Cox, BA, University of California, Irvine; MA, Pepperdine University; PhD, Claremont Graduate University.

Courtney Crooks, BA, Grand Valley State University; MS, Central Michigan University; PhD, University of Georgia.

James Cunningham, BS, MS, William Carey University; PhD, Capella University.

Debra Davenport, BA, MA, Loyola Marymount University; PhD, Universidad Empresarial.

Carolyn Davis, BA, MA, Michigan State University; PhD, Tennessee State University.

Gwynne Dawdy, BA, New Mexico State University; MA, Western New Mexico University; MS, University of New Mexico; PhD, Capella University.

Debra Deaton, PhD, Walden University.

John Deaton, BA, MA, San Diego State University; PhD, Catholic University of America.

Barbara deVelasco, MS, PsyD, Carlos Albizu University, Miami.

Penny McNatt Devine, PhD, University of Florida.

Hedy Dexter, MS, The College of William & Mary; PhD, Florida International University.

Ryan Dickson, PhD, University of New Hampshire.

C. Thomas Diebold, BA, PhD, University of Missouri.

Jody Dill, MA, PhD, University of Missouri at Columbia.

Donna DiMatteo-Gibson, BA, University of San Diego; MS, PhD, California School of Professional Psychology.

Elizabeth Dizney, BA, Southwest Missouri State University; PhD, Forest Institute of Professional Psychology.

Scott Duncan, BA, Otterbein College; MA, Morehead State University; PsyD, Florida Institute of Technology.

Michael Durnam, BS, Montana State University; MA, Hollins College; PhD, University of Mississippi.

Mary Enright, BA, MA, PhD, University of Wisconsin at Madison.

Lucille Esralew, MS, MPhil, PhD, Teachers College, Columbia University.

Elizabeth Essel, MS, PhD, Penn State University, University Park.

Jason Etchegaray, BA, University of California, San Diego; MA, PhD, University of Houston.

Matthew Fearrington, BA, Wake Forest University; MS, University of North Carolina; PhD, University of Tennessee.

Venessa Fegley-Villalba, BA, University of Tampa; MA, John Jay College of Criminal Justice; PsyD, Carlos Albizu University.

Howard Fero, MS, Baruch College—City University of New York; PhD, Claremont Graduate University.

Wyatt Fisher, BA, University of Colorado; MA, PhD, Regent University.

Rodney Ford, BA, Michigan State University; MSW, University of Michigan; PhD, Walden University.

Ronald Fox, BPh, Wayne State University; MA, PhD, California Institute of Integral Studies.

Robin Friedman, BA, Western Michigan University; MA, PsyS, Center for Humanistic Studies; PhD, Union Institute & University.

Scott Friedman, BS, Brooklyn College; PsyD, Drexel University.

Georita M. Frierson, BA, Hampton University; MA, PhD, Ohio State University.

Elisha Galaif, BA, University of California; MS, California State University; PhD, University of Southern California.

Peggy Gallaher, MS, Columbia University; PhD, University of Texas at Austin.

Rachel Gallardo, MS, MBA, PhD, University of Phoenix Online.

Marcus Galle, PhD, University of Iowa.

Matthew Geyer, BA, Cumberland College; MA, Morehead State University; PsyD, Spalding University.

Scott Gfeller, BS, California State University; MS, PhD, Alliant International University.

Karen Gil, MS, PhD, University of Massachusetts.

Martha Giles, BA, Loretto Heights College; MA, Saint Mary’s University; PhD, Walden University.

Livia Gilstrap, BA, Western Washington University; PhD, Cornell College.

Diana Ginns, PhD, University of California, Riverside.

Leilani Gjellstad, PhD, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.

Reba Glidewell, BA, Arkansas Tech University; MS, PhD, University of Southern Mississippi.

Andrea H. Goldstein, MS, Nova Southeastern University; PhD, Carlos Albizu University—Miami Campus.

Jeremy Grabbe, MA, PhD, University of Akron.

Justina K. Grayman, PhD, New York University.

Jay Greiner, BA, Alderson-Broaddus College; MA, PhD, Michigan State University.

Michael Grunes, BS, University of Massachusetts Amherst; MA, PhD, Hofstra University.

Robert Haines, MS, PhD, Capella University.

Amy Hakim, BA, MS, PhD, Florida International University.

Stephen Hampe, BA, Framingham State College; MSEd, Mercy College; PhD, Capella University.

Mona Hanania, BA, University of Texas at Austin; PhD, Auburn University.

Aundrea Harris, PhD, Walden University.

Cynthia Harrison, PhD, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.

Jessica Hart, MA, PhD, Alliant International University.

Frederica Hendricks-Noble, BA, Vassar College; MEd, Antioch University; PhD, University of Missouri.

Donna Heretick, BA, The College of William & Mary; MA, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University.

James Herndon, BS, Old Dominion University; MA, Pepperdine University; EdD, University of Sarasota; PhD, Old Dominion University.

Matthew Hertenstein, BA, Luther College; MA, PhD, University of California, Berkeley.

Eric Hickey, BS, PhD, Brigham Young University.

Jededia T. Higgins, PhD, Walden University.

Tony A. Hobson, BS, University of La Verne; MA, San Diego State University; PhD, Walden University.

Shlomo Hollander, BS, Touro University; MS, Yeshiva University; PhD, Yeshiva University.

David Horner, BA, University of California, Santa Cruz; PhD, Indiana University.

Denise Horton, BA, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor; MS, University of Central Texas; PhD, Walden University.

Frank Horton, BA, MS, University of Oklahoma; EdD, Texas Tech University.

Matthew Howren, MA, PhD, University of Iowa.

Scott Hudson, PhD, Minnesota School of Professional Psychology.

Geoffrey Hutchinson, BA, Arizona State University; MS, PhD, University of North Texas.

Eric Hutchison, PhD, Walden University.

Tonya Inman, BA, University of California, San Diego; PhD, University of Houston.

Cynthia Jackson, MS, PhD, Tennessee State University.

Olga Jimenez, MS, PsyD, Carlos Albizu University, Miami Campus.

Cameron John, BS, Weber State University; PhD, University of Arizona.

Michael Johnson, MS, PhD, Florida State University.

Marshall Jones, DBA, Florida Institute of Technology.

Caren Jordan, MEd, Grand Canyon University.

Diane Joss, PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Edward Keane, PhD, Fielding Graduate University.

Frances Kelley, BA, Drew University; MBA, MS, Georgia State University; PhD, University of Maryland.

Carolyn King, BA, Southern State College; MA, PhD, University of Michigan.

Thomas King, BA, MA, PhD, University of South Florida.

Jack Kitaeff, BA, Brooklyn College; MS, The State University of New York; JD, George Mason University School of Law; PhD, University of Mississippi.

Chris Kladopoulos, BA, Stony Brook University; MA, Queens College, The City University of New York; MPhil, PhD, Graduate Center at The City University of New York.

Kristin Korinko, PhD, Walden University.

Monica LaBrie, PhD, Walden University.

Lori Lacivita, BS, Western Illinois University; MS, PhD, Capella University.

Michael Langlais, PhD, University of Texas.

Victoria Latifses, BA, Mary Baldwin College; MA, DPSY, Fielding Graduate Institute.

Chet Lesniak, MA, The New School for Social Research; PhD, New York University.

G. Evelyn LeSure-Lester, BA, University of Michigan; MA, PhD, University of Illinois.

Antanas Levinskas, PhD, Arizona State University.

Stephen Lifrak, BA, MS, PhD, University of Rhode Island.

Julie Lindahl, MS, PhD, Walden University.

Colleen Lindecker, MS, Wisconsin State University—La Crosse; PhD, Capella University.

Barry Linden, BA, University of Denver; MS, California State University, Long Beach; PhD, University of Wyoming.

Steven Linnville, MA, University of West Florida; DPSY, Southern Illinois University.

Timothy Lionetti, BA, Villanova University; MA, West Chester University; PhD, Lehigh University.

Steven Little, BS, Tulane University; MS, University of New Orleans; PhD, Tulane University.

Cynthia Loubier-Ricca, BS, University of San Francisco; MS, PhD, California School of Professional Psychology.

Patricia Loun, BA, San Diego State University; PhD, University of Maryland.

Nadine M. Lukes-Dyer, PhD, Walden University.

Jane E. Lyons, PhD, Walden University.

Terri L. Lyons, BA, University of Central Florida; PhD, University of Tennessee–Knoxville.

Sandra Mahoney, BA, Metropolitan State College of Denver; MA, PhD, Texas Tech University.

Tracy Mallett, BA, MA, Marshall University; MA, PhD, Spalding University.

Susan Marcus, MS, PhD, Texas Christian University.

Craig Marker, MA, Western Michigan University; MS, PhD, Rosalind Franklin University.

Tracy Marsh, BA, University of California—-Santa Cruz; PhD, University of Southern California.

Magy Martin, BS, MEd, EdS, Colorado State University; EdD, University of Tulsa.

Tracy Masiello, MS, PhD, University of Utah.

Neal McBride, MSEd, EdD, Indiana University, Bloomington; PhD, Oregon State University.

Kimberly M. McCann, PhD , Capella University.

Michelle C. McCartney, PhD, Loyola University.

Meredith McKee, MA, PhD, University of Kansas Main Campus.

Staci N. McPhaul, PhD, Capella University.

Saydee Mends-Cole, EdD, Wayne State University.

Delinda Mercer, PhD, University of Pennsylvania.

Miguel Messina, PhD, Northwestern University.

Eugene Meyer, BA, University of Texas; MS, Stony Brook University; PhD, Pepperdine University.

Robert Meyer, BA, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; PhD, Northwestern University.

Rochelle Michel, PhD, Fordham University.

Jimmy Middlebrook, MA, MS, PhD, University of Georgia.

Jessica Millimen, PhD, Walden.

David Mohr, MA, PhD, Bowling Green State University.

Melody Moore, BA, Grand Canyon College—-Arizona; MS, University of Nebraska; PhD, University of Houston.

Rachel Moore, BA, University of Michigan; MS, PhD, University at Albany.

Anne Morris, BA, MA, Westfield State College; MA, The Graduate Faculty, New School for Social Research; PhD, New York University.

Heather Morris, MA, PsyD, University of Denver.

Rolande Murray, MA, PhD, Northeastern University.

Nina Nabors, BS, MS, Illinois State University; PhD, University of Florida.

Ed Naggiar, MBA Regis University; PhD, Capella University.

Anthony Napoli, BS, New York Institute of Technology; MA, Saint John’s University; PhD, Stony Brook University.

Lakshmi Narayanan, PhD, University of South Florida.

Lana Nassen, MA, The University of Akron; PhD, University of Northern Colorado.

Bonnie Nastasi, BA, MA, University of New Orleans; PhD, Kent State University.

Christie Nelson, MA, PsyD, Forest Institute of Professional Psychology.

Gerald Nissley Jr., BA, Messiah College; MS, Millersville University; PsyD, Capella University.

Robin Oatis-Ballew, BA, Fisk University; MS, PhD, Howard University.

Alberto Oritz Ramirez, BA, InterAmerican University of Puerto Rico; PhD, The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System.

Stacy Orr-Sprague, PhD, Walden University.

Daniel Parker, PhD, California School of Professional Psychology.

Leanne Parker, MEd, University of Idaho; MEd, College of William and Mary; MA, PhD, The University of Montana.

Daniel Parker, PhD, California School of Professional Psychology – San Diego.

Kerra Partney, MS, MPhil, PhD, Yale University.

Lynde Paule, BA, California State University; MS, PhD, University of Oregon.

Deborah Peck, BS, University of Nebraska; PhD, Capella University.

Anthony Perry, BA, MS, California State University—Sacramento; PhD, Brandeis University.

Ethel Perry, BA, University of Texas; MS, University of Texas; PhD, Walden University.

Rex Philpot, BA, MA, PhD, University of South Florida.

Aaron Pierce, PhD, Capella University.

Rachel Piferi, BA, The College of William & Mary; MA, PhD, University of Tennessee.

Marites Pinon, BA, University of South Florida; MA, PhD, University of Kansas.

Michael Plasay, BA, MA, Loyola College; PhD, University of Southern Mississippi.

Bruce Powers, MA, PhD, University of Notre Dame.

Elizabeth Prial, PhD, University of Denver.

Jana Price-Sharps, MS, California State University—Fresno; EdD, University of the Pacific.

Jason Raad, PhD, Northern Illinois University.

Brian Ragsdale, BS, Morgan State University; MA, PhD, University of Rhode Island.

Maxwell Rainforth, MS, MA, PhD, Maharishi University of Management.

Susan Rarick, BA, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania; MEd, Boston University; PhD, Lehigh University.

Sandra Rasmussen, BSN, MA, University of Minnesota; MSN, Anna Maria College; PhD, Harvard University.

David Rentler, MA, PsyD, Argosy University.

Tara Revell, MSEd, Northern Arizona University; PhD, Arizona State University.

Cheryl Reyes, BS, Loyola University; PsyD, Argosy University.

Stephen Rice, BA, Rollins College; MA, PhD, University of Illinois.

Grant Rich, MA, PhD, University of Chicago.

Eric Riedel, PhD, University of Minnesota.

Sherry L. Rieder, PhD, University of Illinois–Chicago.

Wendy Rippon, PhD, Walden University.

Brent Robbins, BA, Webster University; MA, PhD, Duquesne University.

Derek Rohde, MS, PhD, Alliant International University—San Diego.

Ann Romosz, BA, MA, PhD, SUNY College at Buffalo.

Amanda J. Rose, PhD, University of Illinois.

Michelle Ross, BA, MBA, National University; PhD, Capella University.

Jennifer Rounds-Bryant, MA, PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Kia Russel, PhD, Walden University.

Kimberly Rynearson, BA, University of Texas at Austin; MEd, University of Phoenix; MA, PhD, Texas Tech University.

Virginia Salzer, MA, PhD, University of Illinois.

Peggy Samples, MS, PhD, University of Georgia.

Jesse A. Santana, PhD, Alliant International University.

Sreeroopa Sarkar, PhD, University at Albany.

Lisa Scharff, BS, PhD, The State University of New York.

Laura A. Schindler, PhD, Walden University.

John K. Schmidt, BA, Washington and Lee University; MA, PhD, University of Houston.

Kelly Schuller, MA, PhD, West Virginia University.

Dinesh Sharma, PhD, Harvard University.

James Shaw, PhD, Argosy University.

Melanie Shores, PhD, Auburn University.

Amy Sickel, BA, Drew University; MA, Boston College; PhD, George Washington University.

Shannan Simms, PhD, Ashford University.

Monny Sklov, PhD, Tulane University.

Christine Sopa, PhD, Capella University.

Lorie Sousa, BS, University of California—San Diego; MS, United States International University; PhD, University of California—Riverside.

Leann Stadtlander, BS, MA, PhD, The Ohio State University.

Benita Stiles-Smith, BSN, Southern University; MSN, Loma Linda University; PhD, Fielding Institute.

Sandra Street, MS Ed, PhD, Indiana University Bloomington.

Marlon Sukal, MBA, National University; PhD, Alliant International University, Los Angeles.

Renee L. Sullivan, PhD, Walden University.

Christopher Susag, BA, Saint John’s University; MA, University of Minnesota Duluth; PhD, University of Joensuu, Finland.

Linda Talley, BS, University of Texas; MS, Central Michigan University; PhD, Walden University.

Medha Talpade, BA, Mumbai University; MA, Middle Tennessee State University; PhD, University of Alabama.

Jesus Tanguma, MS, PhD, Texas A&M University.

Samuel Taylor, BS, University of Phoenix Online; MS, PhD, Capella University.

William Tetu, BS, United States Military Academy; MBA, Boston University; MSEd, University of Kansas; EdD, Argosy University.

Ricardo Thomas, MS, Loyola University, New Orleans; PhD, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

Cathy Thompson, BA, MA, PhD, Texas Tech University.

Richard Thompson, BS, North Dakota State University; MA, PhD, Texas Tech University.

Chad Tillbrook, MA, PhD, The University of Alabama.

Jessica Tischner, MS, PhD, Ohio State University.

Stuart Tousman, PhD, Binghamton University.

Arcella Trimble, PhD, University of Southern Mississippi.

Barry Trunk, PhD, The Ohio State University.

Cheryl Tyler-Balkcom, BS, Union College; CAS, PsyD, University at Albany.

Carl Valdez, BA, University of New Mexico; PhD, University of Arizona.

Richard Van Haveren, BS, Carroll College; MSEd, University of Miami; PhD, Oklahoma State University.

Billy Vaughn, BA, MA, PhD, University of California.

Susana Verdinelli, MEd, MA, University at Buffalo, State University of New York; PsyD, Our Lady of the Lake University.

Wayne Wallace, MA, Chicago School of Professional Psychology; PhD, Walden University.

Bethany Walters, BS, University of Florida; MS, PhD, Alliant International University.

Elisabeth Weinbaum, BA, Capital University; MA, PhD, The Ohio State University.

Robert Weisskirch, PhD, University of California.

Mary Wells, BA, MS, PhD, Ohio University.

Laurie Westlake, BA, MA, PhD, University of Arizona.

Debra Rose Wilson, BSN, BA, Lakehead University; MS, Tennessee State University; PhD, Walden University.

June Wilson, BA, University of Western Ontario, York University; MA, PhD, Fielding Graduate University.

Valerie Worthington, BA, Dartmouth College; PhD, Michigan State University.

Sharon Xuereb, PhD, University of Central Lancanshire.

David Yells, MA, University of Nebraska, Omaha; PhD, University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

Yoly Zentella, PhD, Walden University.