KIRK MITCHELL LUNNEN, PH.D.

Psychology Department

Westminster College

319 S. Market St .

New Wilmington, PA   16172

(724) 946-7203


 


EDUCATION

 

Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology .

Ohio University , Athens , OH .   August 1999.  APA Accredited

 

Clinical Internship.

Wright-Patterson Medical Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH.  August 1999.   APA Accredited

 

Master of Science in Clinical Psychology .

Ohio University , Athens , OH .   August 1996. 

 

Bachelor of Science in Psychology .

Brigham Young University , Provo , UT.   April 1994. 

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

Westminster College , New Wilmington, PA

Assistant Professor of Psychology                              (Jul 2002-Present)

Instructor of record for Introduction to Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Assessment, Clinical Psychology, and Behavior Modification.

 

Whitworth College , Spokane, WA

Adjunct Faculty                                                        (Sep 2001-Jun 2002)

Instructor of record for Theories of Personality and Abnormal Psychology.

 

Ohio University Main Campus, Athens, OH

Adjunct Faculty                                                        (Jan 1997-Dec 1997)

Instructor of record for multiple sections of Introduction to Psychology and Theories of Personality.

 

Ohio University Zanesville Campus, Zanesville, OH

Adjunct Faculty                                                        (Sep 1996-Jun 1998)

Instructor of record for multiple sections of Introduction to Psychology.

 

 

CLINICAL/CONSULTING POSITIONS

 

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

            Pennsylvania License # PS015405

            Washington License # 2473

           

People In Need Inc .,

Consulting Psychologist.                                             (July 2003-Present).

Conducted psychological testing, diagnostic assessments, and psychotherapy with individuals, couples, and families in a community-based rural population.  

 

Behavioral Health Optimization Program, 92 Medical Group , Fairchild AFB, WA.

Program Director                                                      (Mar 2001-Jul 2002)

Directed behavioral health interventions within a primary care clinic for various presenting problems including chronic pain, nicotine addiction, insomnia, diabetes, and obesity.   Biofeedback certification awarded in 1999.

 

Behavioral Health Flight, 92 Medical Group , Fairchild AFB, WA.

Chief, Life Skills Support Center                                (September 1999-July 2002).

Directed operation of mental health clinic servicing active duty and retired military members and dependents.

 

92D Air Refueling Wing (92 ARW) , Fairchild AFB, WA.

Chief, Critical Incident Stress Management Team        (September 1999-July 2002).

Directed operation of 18 member rapid crisis response team.   Team provided counseling and debriefing services subsequent to multiple sentinal events in local military and civilian communities.

 

Mental Health Flight, 74 Medical Group , Wright-Patterson AFB, OH.

Psychology Resident/Intern                                        (August 1998-August 1999).

Conducted behavioral health evaluations, neuropsychological testing, and outpatient psychotherapy for adults, adolescents, and children.

 

Woodland Centers Inc., Jackson , OH .

Outpatient Therapist.                                                 (June 1996-June 1998). Conducted intake evaluations, diagnostic assessments, and psychotherapy with individuals, couples, and families in a community-based rural population.  

           

Athens County Domestic Violence Intervention Program , Athens , OH

            Group Therapist.                                                       (December 1996-June 1998).

            Conducted weekly diagnostic screening evaluations of adjucated males referred to a structured, psycho-educational domestic violence program.   Co-facilitated weekly group meetings.

 

Private Practice, Athens , OH .

            Clinical Psychology Assistant .                                    (July 1996-December 1996)

                     Supervised position administering intelligence tests (WAIS-R, WISC-III, Wechsler Memory Scale-III) and participating in mental status examinations and complete clinical interviews for a private practice psychologist contracted by the Ohio Bureau of Disability Determination.

 

914th Combat Support Hospital , U.S. Army Reserves, Columbus , OH .

            Combat Medic (EMT Level I)                                   (October 1994-August 1996)

                     Operated as a field medic in the United States Army Reserves.

 

Utah State Psychiatric Hospital , Geriatric Unit, Provo UT.

            Volunteer Worker.                                                     (September 1992-June 1993).

Conducted a weekly recreation period for geriatric patients with chronic mental illness.  

 

Professional Service/Honors

 

Chair, Committee for Health Communities—Integrated Delivery of Services Team (October 2000-October 2001).  United States Air Force, Fairchild AFB.

Allan London Award for Clinical Psychologist of the Year (2000).   Air Mobility Command (AMC), United States Air Force.

Consultant, Fairchild AFB Hostage Negotiation Team (September 1999-September 2000).   United States Air Force, Fairchild AFB.

Consultant, Wright-Patterson AFB Mental Health Flight Outcomes Assessement Committee (August 1998-August 1999).   United States Air Force, Wright-Patterson AFB.

 

SCHOLARSHIP

Grants:

 

Sponsor:   Human Affairs International

Investigator:   Kirk M. Lunnen

Amount:   $1,000.00     Year:   1996

Title:   Normative data collection for the Outcome Questionnaire 45.2 with a rural Ohio community population.

 

Sponsor:   Brigham Young University , Office of Creative Works

Investigator:   Kirk M. Lunnen

Amount:   $1,000.00     Year: 1993-1994

Title:   Group and gender differences in total recall and serial position effect for pictorial, textual, and contextual stimuli.

 

Articles:

 

Lunnen, K. M., Ogles, B. M., Anderson , T. & Barnes, D. (submitted).  An evaluation of CCRT pervasiveness in the Vanderbilt II Psychotherapy Project.

 

Ogles, B. M., Melendez, G., & Lunnen, K. M. (submitted). The Ohio Scales Part I: Conceptualizing Outcome.

 

Ogles , B. M., Melendez, G., Davis, D. C., & Lunnen, K. M. (2001). The Ohio Scales: Practical Outcome Assessment .  Journal of Child and Family Studies, 10, 199-212.

 

Ogles, B. M., Lunnen, K. M., & Bonesteel, K. (2001).   Clinical significance: History, application, and current practice.   Clinical Psychology Review, 21, 421-446.

 

Ogles, B. M., Davis , D. C., & Lunnen, K. M. (1999).   Inter-rater reliability of four measures of youth functioning.  In C. Liberton, K. Kutash, & R. Friedman (Eds.), A System of Care for Children's Mental Health: Expanding the Research Base (pp. 321-326).   Tampa , FL : University of South Florida , Florida Mental Health Institute, Research and Training Center for Children's Mental Health.

 

Ogles, B. M., Davis , D. C., & Lunnen, K. M. (1998).   The continuing development of the Ohio Scales.   In Roth, D. (Ed.).   New Research in Mental Health: 1996-1997 Biennium, 13 , 186-195.

 

Lunnen , K. M., & Ogles, B. M. (1998).   A multi-perspective, multi-variable evaluation of reliable change.  Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 66, 400-410.  

 

Ogles, B. M., France , C. R., Lunnen, K. M., Bell , M. T., & Goldfarb, M.   (1998).  Computerized depression screening and awareness.   Community Mental Health Journal, 34, 27-38.

 

Lunnen , K. M., & Ogles, B. M. (1997). Should we be satisfied with satisfaction ratings of psychotherapy ?. Behavioral Health Care Tomorrow, 6, 49-51.

 

Ogles, B. M., & Lunnen, K. M. (1996). Outcome measurement: Research tools for clinical practice. The Ohio Psychologist, 42, 21-26.

 

Ogles, B. M. & Lunnen, K. M. (1996).   Assessing outcome in practice.   Journal of Mental Health, 5, 35-46.

 

Neff, W., Lambert, M. J., Lunnen, K. M., Budman, S., Hoyt, M., & Levenson, H. (1996). Therapists' attitudes toward short-term therapy: changes with training.   Employee Assistance Quarterly, 11, 67-77.

 

Grundy, C., Lunnen, K. M., Lambert, M. J., Ashton, J., & Tovey, D. (1995). The Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression:   one scale or many?. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 1, 197-205.

 

Lunnen, K. M. (1994). Group and gender differences in total recall and serial position effect for pictorial, textual, and contextual stimuli. Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Work, 1, 63-65.   

 


Book Chapters:

 

Ogles, B. M., Anderson, T. A., & Lunnen, K. M., (1999).   The contribution of models and techniques to therapeutic efficacy: Contradictions between professional trends and clinical research.   In M. A. Hubble, B. L. Duncan, & S. D. Miller (Eds. )  The heart and soul of change: What works in therapy (pp. 201-226).   Washington , DC : American Psychological Association.

 

Manuals

 

Ogles, B. M., Melendez, G., Davis, D. C., & Lunnen, K. M. (1999).   The Ohio Youth Problem, Functioning, and Satisfaction Scales (Short Form): Users Manual. Columbus , OH : Ohio Department of Mental Health.

 

Ogles, B. M., Melendez, G., Davis, D. C., & Lunnen, K. M. (1998).   The Ohio Youth Problem, Functioning, and Satisfaction Scales: Technical Manual .  Columbus , OH : Ohio Department of Mental Health.

 

Lambert, M. J., Hansen, N. B., Umphress, V., Lunnen, K., Okishi, J., Burlingame, G. M., Heufner, J. C., & Reisinger, C. R. (1996). Administration and Scoring Manual for the Outcome Questionnaire (OQ-45.2) . Wilmington , DE : American Professional Credentialing Services LLC.

 

Lambert, M. J., Lunnen, K. M., Umphress, V., Hansen, N. B., & Burlingame, G. (1994). Administration and Scoring Manual for the Outcome Questionnaire (OQ-45) . Salt Lake City, UT:   Human Affairs International.

 

Book Reviews:

 

Ogles, B. M. & Lunnen, K. M.   (1996).  The evolution of psychotherapy process research: [Review of Reassessing Psychotherapy Research].  Psychotherapy Practice and Research, 5, 84-85.

 

Unpublished Technical Reports:

 

Lunnen, K. M. (2001).   A study of unscheduled time off and subsequent duty loss among Fairchild Air Force Base active duty personnel.   Faichild AFB, WA:  92 MDG/92 ARW, United States Air Force.

 

Lunnen , K. M. & Stevens, K. (2000).   An evaluation of   Fairchild Air Force Base stressors.   Faichild AFB, WA:   92 MDG/92 ARW, United States Air Force.

 

Lunnen , K. M. & Marrs, S. R. (2000).   A study of high-risk behaviors at Fairchild Air Force Base .  Faichild AFB, WA:  92 MDG/92 ARW, United States Air Force.

 

Stevens, K. & Lunnen, K. M. (1999).   Fairchild Air Force Base Community Needs Assessment.   Faichild AFB, WA:   92 MDG/92 ARW, United States Air Force.

 

Conference Presentations:

 

Ogles, B. M., Davis, D. C., & Lunnen, K. M. (1999, February).   The continuing development of the Ohio Scales.   Paper presented at the Research and Training Center for Children's Mental Health's 12th Annual Research Conference, Tampa .

 

Lunnen , K. M. & Ogles, B. M. (1998, June).   A multi-perspective, multi-variable evaluation of reliable change.  Paper presented at the Society for Psychotherapy Research, Snowbird, UT.

 

Lunnen, K. M., Ogles, B. M., Anderson, T., & Baker, S.   (1998, June).   An evaluation of CCRT pervasiveness in the Vanderbilt II psychotherapy project.   Paper presented at the Society for Psychotherapy Research, Snowbird, UT.

 

Ogles, B. M., Davis, D. C., & Lunnen, K. M. (1998, March).   The interrater reliability of four measures of functioning.  Paper presented at the Research and Training Center for Children's Mental Health's 11th Annual Research Conference, Tampa .

 

Ogles, B. M., Lunnen, K. M., Gillespie, D. K., & Trout, S. C. (1995, May). Outcome Instruments for Ongoing Evaluation in a Rural Mental Health System for Children and Youth.  Paper presented at The Ohio State University Rural and Appalachian Youth and Their Families Conference, Columbus, OH.

 

Ogles, B. M., Lunnen, K. M., Gillespie, D. K., & Trout, S. C. (1995, March). Conceptualizing and implementing an outcome evaluation plan in a rural mental health system for children and youth.  Paper presented at the Research and Training Center for Children's Mental Health's 8th Annual Research Conference, Tampa, FL.

 

Neff, W., Lambert, M. J., Lunnen, K. M., Budman, S., Hoyt, M., & Levenson, H. (1994, November). Therapists' attitudes toward short-term therapy:  changes with training.  Presented at  the meeting of the National Employee Assistance Program Association, Boston, MA.

 

Lunnen, K., Ashton, J., Grundy, C., Lambert, M. J., & Tovey, D. (February, 1994). The Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression:  one scale or many.   Paper presented at the North American Society for Psychotherapy Research Conference, Santa Fe, NM.

 

Lunnen, K. (1993, April). Gender differences on the interference trial of the Rey Auditory-verbal learning test. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association Conference, Phoenix , AZ.

 

Grundy, C., Lambert, M. J., Czbala, C., & Lunnen, K. (1993, April). Cut off scores for the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression. Paper presented at the Western Psychological Association Conference, Phoenix, AZ.

 

REFERENCES

 

Benjamin M. Ogles, Ph.D. 

Psychology Department

Ohio University

Athens, OH  

(740) 593-1077

ogles@ohio.edu

 

Sandra K. Webster, Ph.D.

Psychology Department

Westminster College

New Wilmington , PA   16172

(724) 946-7359

webstersk@westminster.edu

Michael J. Lambert, Ph.D.

Psychology Department

Brigham Young University

Provo, UT

(801) 378-6840

michael_lambert@byu.edu

Scott R. Marrs, Ph.D.

Behavioral Health Flight

92 MDG/SGOH

Fairchild AFB, WA

(509) 247-2731

scott.marrs@fairchild.af.mil