Other Activities

National Service

  • Expert Panel for Early Intervention for Disaster Mental Health.  National Center for PTSD (2007).
  • Senior Mentor for Research in Disaster Mental Health Program.  National Institute for Mental Health. 2005-present.
  • National Academy of Sciences (2005).  Crisis Communication Panel
  • Early Intervention SIG: International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, 2003-present
  • American Psychological Association Division #38 Aging and Health Committee.  l993-2003.
  • Society of Behavioral Medicine.  Education and Training Committee,  l99l- 1999.
  • Coordinated continuing education credits for California psychologist for Meeting of Society of Behavioral Medicine.  l997
  • Coordinated  Breakfast Roundtable Series for National and International Meeting of Society of Behavioral Medicine, l996.

University Service

  • Director CU: Trauma, Health, & Hazards Center 2006-present
  • Chair Campus-Wide Teaching Excellence Council 2004-2006
  • Chair LAS Teaching Committee- Fall 2004-2006
  • Chair Psychology Department Teaching Committee 2000-present
  • Chair Faculty Search Committee 2004-2005
  • Member Campus-Wide Teaching Excellence Council 2006-present
  • Member LAS Teaching Committee- Fall 2006-present
  • Member of the NISSC Director Search Committee Summer 2005
  • Member of the Doctoral Curriculum Committee 1999-present
  • Member of the Dean Review Committee 2003-2004
  • Interim Co-Chair Department of Psychology-Fall 2003
  • Interim Director of the University Counseling Center- 2002
  • Director of the CU-Trauma Studies and Resource Center:  2002-2006
  • Director of Clinical Training-1996-2004
  • Faculty Assembly Council:  LAS Member 2002-2004
  • Member of the Counseling Center Director Search Committee:  2002-2003
  • Chair of the Emergency Preparedness Committee l999-2003
  • Member of the Masters Student Selection Committee l999-present
  • Member of Ph.D. Student Selection Committee 2003-present
  • Co-Chair of Pre-tenured Faculty Committee: l995-1997
  • Center on Aging Faculty Advisory Board:  l995-2006
  • Member of the LAS Teaching Effectiveness Committee:  l997-1999
  • Member of the Departmental Teaching Effectiveness Committee:  l997-2000
  • Fulbright-Hays Scholarship undergraduate advisor, l993-Present
  • Member of the System-Wide Scholarship Committee, l993-2000
  • Member of the Ph.D. development committee, l993-Present
  • Member of Faculty Search Committee:  l995-l996
  • Chair of the AIDS taskforce, l994-l995.
  • Member of the Campus Wellness Committee, l994-l997
  • Member of the Masters Student Selection Committee, l994 & l995.
  • Member of Futures Committee for Counseling Psychology, Stanford, l991
  • Board of Directors of the H.P. MacDaniel Foundation, Stanford, l989-l990.

Professional Community Service

  • Supervision of Peer Supporters at the Colorado Springs Fire Department 2004-present
  • Member-at-Large  Board of the El Paso County Psychological Society, l994-l996
  • Board Member for Southern Colorado AIDS project, l995-1998
  • Co-Chair of the Client Services Committee Southern Colorado AIDS project, l995-1998
  • Penrose Saint Francis Health System Research Advisory Board:  l996-l997
  • Support Group Facilitator, Southern Colorado AIDS project, l994-l996
  • Contributing Writer for the El Paso County Psychological Society Newsletter, l994-2002.
  • Economic Development Committee Manitou Springs Colorado:  2000-2001