Title: Professor of
Department: Social Science
Dr. Kevin M. Kieffer received a B.A. degree in
psychology from Indiana University, a M.S. degree in Counseling
Psychology from the University of Southern Mississippi and a Ph.D.
in Counseling Psychology from Texas A&M University. He
completed both a predoctoral internship and a postdoctoral
residency in geropsychology and neuropsychology at the James A
Haley VA Medical Center in Tampa, Florida and is a licensed
psychologist in the State of Florida. Dr. Kieffer has published
over 18 scholarly articles and book chapters and has presented over
90 papers at national and international psychological conventions.
His research interests include methodology, research, and
statistics, substance abuse screening and treatment, and
geropsychological and neuropsychological assessment in addition to
a more recent focus on the effects of violent media and videogame
content on player behavior. Dr. Kieffer's recent scholarly work has
been featured in a number of media outlets from newspapers such as
the New York, Los Angeles and London Times to TV stations such as
CNN, ABC and NBC Nightly News.
Teaching & Professional
Clinical and counseling psychologist, listening and
interviewing skills, professional issues in psychology, community
counseling and mental health.
Honors & Awards:
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