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Kenneth G. Small, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist
PS-004858-L

EDUCATION:

Post-Doctoral Fellow, 1985
Division of Behavioral Medicine
Department of Psychiatry
University of Utah School of Medicine
     
Doctor of Philosophy Degree, 1985
Professional- Scientific Psychology (Combined Clinical-Counseling-School Psychology) APA-Approved
Utah State University

Pre-doctoral Psychology Intern, 1984
Department of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry  APA-Approved
West Virginia University School of Medicine

Master of Science Degree, 1982
Psychology
Utah State University

Bachelor of Arts Degree, 1978
Psychology/Religion
Gettysburg College

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

October 29, 1989 - Present
Private Practice
Kenneth G. Small, Ph.D. & Associates
 
April 1, 1996 - April 1, 1998
Supervising Behavioral Psychologist
Human Services Consultants
Harrisburg, PA  17112
                                               
April, 1994 – June, 2008
Allied Health Professional Staff
Department of Psychiatry
Pinnacle Health Medical Staff
                                               
August, 1993 - Present
Supervising Psychologist
EAP Services for New Insights
New Cumberland, PA  17070
 
November, 1993 - June, 1996
Board of Directors
Visiting Nurses Association, Inc.
Harrisburg, PA.

June, 1993 - November, 1996
Medical Staff
Chambersburg Hospital                                             
November, 1986 - October, 1989

Director of Behavioral Medicine Services
Rehab Medicine Associates, P.C.
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
 
November, 1986 - October, 1988
Consulting Psychologist
Rehab Hospital in Mechanicsburg
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
 
April, 1987 - October, 1989
Consulting Psychologist
Community General Osteopathic Hospital
Harrisburg, PA 17109
 
July, 1985 - October, 1986
Director
Department of Medical and Rehabilitation Psychology
Rehab Hospital in Mechanicsburg
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
 
October, 1985 - October, 1986
Clinical Director
Musculoskeletal Injury Rehabilitation Program
Rehab Hospital in Mechanicsburg
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
 
August, 1982 - May, 1983
School Psychologist
Cache County School District
Logan, Utah 84321
 
June, 1979 - June, 1981
Assistantship as Staff Psychologist
Clinical Services Unit
University-Affiliated Exceptional Child  Center
Logan, Utah 84322

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:
                                                 
September, 1993 – September 1999
Adjunct Graduate Faculty at Penn State Harrisburg
Department of Behavioral Science and Education
                          
April, 1990 – March, 1993
Instructor at Penn State Harrisburg 
Chemical Dependency Program
 
January, 2010- Present
Instructor at Harrisburg Community College




PUBLICATIONS:


S
mall, K.G., & Seime, R.J. (1986). The use of education to reduce  utilization of emergency health care services: A case illustration.  Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 17, No. 1, 43-46.
 
D'Agostino, P.R., & Small, K.G. (1980). Cross modality transfer between pictures and their names.  Canadian Journal of Psychology, 34, 113-118.

Small, K.G. (1978). A test of independent perceptual and linguistic memory codes in dual coding theory as a function of  transfer of encoded information.  Unpublished Honors Thesis, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA.


PRESENTATIONS:

Small, K.G., Seime, R.J., Desiderato, L., & Pbert, L. (1985).
A pilot investigation of the interactional effects of pharmacological and behavioral treatment for bulimia.  Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Houston.
 
Seime, R.J., Moss, A.H., Heyneman, N.E.,  Small, K.G., Moret, R.D., & Whittier, F.C. (1985). Effect of lottery on interdialytic weight gain.  Paper presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans.

Baer, R.A., Collins, F.L., and Small, K.G. (1984).
Treating bulimia using habit reversal techniques.  Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Philadelphia.
 
Small, K.G., & Osborne, J.G. (1984).  Habit reversal treatment of bulimia nervosa.  Paper  presented at the meeting for the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Philadelphia.
 
Small, K. G., Bushee, M.C., & Williamson,  P.N. (1984).  Programming for generalization of appropriate social interactions among pre-adolescents.  P.N. Williamson (Chair).  Direct programming for generalization of social skills training. Symposium presented at the meeting of the Association for Behavioral Analysis, Milwaukee.
 
Williamson, P.N., Small, K.G., & Bushee, M.C. (1981).  Group  social skills training with pre-adolescents. Paper presented at the meeting for the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Toronto, Canada.