California School of Professional Psychology
San Diego Campus
Alliant International University San Diego
10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego CA 92131
Courses, Research Interests, Publications
Seminar in Pediatric Psychology
Theory and Practice of Psychotherapy: Child
Advanced Developmental Psychology
Pediatric and child clinical psychology with special interest in social skills and children's injuries.
Alexander, K. & Lightman, N. (in press). Injury prevention during childhood. In M. Bloom and T. P. Gullotta (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Primary Prevention and Health Promotion (2nd ed.). New York: Springer.
Alexander, K. & Roberts, M. C. (2002). The Prevention of Unintentional Injuries in Childhood. In T. Gullotta and M. Bloom (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Primary Prevention and Health Promotion. New York: Plenum
Alexander, K. & Roberts, M. C. (2002). Nonintentional injuries in childhood and adolescence (pg.145-177). In Turner, J. R. and Hayman, L. L.(Eds). Health and Behavior in Childhood and Adolescence. New York: Erlbaum
Alexander, K. & Roberts, M. C. (1998). Informational resources in psychology. In M. Hersen and A. S. Bellack (Eds.). Comprehensive Clinical Psychology: Vol. 1. Foundations. Kidlington, Oxford, UK: Elsevier Science
Cone J. D., Alexander, K., Lichtszajn, J. L., & Mason, R. L. (1996). Reengineering clinical training curricula to meet the challenges beyond the Year 2000. The Behavior Therapist, 19, 65-70P>
Pescara-Kovach, L. & Alexander, K. (1994). The link between food ingested and problem behavior: Fact or fallacy? Behavioral Disorders, 19, 142-148
Academic History and Background
PhD, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL; Clinical Psychology (APA-accredited), 1992
MA, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL; Clinical Psychology (APA-accredited), 1988
California State Scholar
American Psychological Association
Society of Pediatric Psychology
Professional Practice and Community Service
Miggantz, E. (2013). Social information processing in socially anxious youth.
Lebovits, Matthew J (2012). The relationship between parental psychological control and early adolescent social competence
Giglio, S. (2012) An exploration of the relationship between parents' religious coping, parenting, and children's social competence.
Davis, B. C. (2012) Social information-processing deficits in adolescent sex offenders.
Bonwell, K. C. (2012). An exploration of the relationships among postpartum depression, anxiety, maternal sensitivity, parenting stress, and infant development
Cisneros, D. (2012). Understanding the empathy of child molesters through a social information processing framework