Personal Information

California School of Forensic Studies

Forensic Psychology

Sacramento Campus

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Alliant International University Sacramento
2030 West El Camino Ave., Suite 200
Sacramento CA 95833

916-561-3220

Courses, Research Interests, Publications

Advanced Social Psychology

Developmental Bases of Behavior

Child maltreatment, dissemination of evidence-based treatments, parent training

Damashek, A., Doughty, D., Ware, L., & Silovksy, J. (2011). Predictors of client engagement and attrition in home-based child maltreatment prevention services. Child Maltreatment, 16(1), 9-20.

Timmer, S.G., Ware, L.M., Urquiza, A.J., Zebell, N.M. (2010). The effectiveness of parent-child interaction therapy for victims of interparental violence. Violence and Victims, 25(4), 486-503.

Ware, L. M., & Herschell, A. D. (2010). Child Physical Abuse. In C. B. McNeil and T. L. Hembree-Kigin (Eds.) Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (2nd ed.; pp. 255-284). New York: Springer.

Ware, L. M., McNeil, C. B., Masse, J., & Stevens, S. (2008). Efficacy of In-Home Parent-Child Interaction Therapy. Child & Family Behavior Therapy, 30, 99-126.

Funderburk, B., Ware, L., Altshuler, E., & Chaffin, M. (2008). Use and Feasibility of Telemedicine Technology in the Dissemination of Parent-Child Interaction Therapy. Child Maltreatment, 13, 377-382.

Yaez, Y. T., Fremouw, W. Shreve-Neiger, A., Ware, L., Filcheck, J., & Farr, C. (2004). Susceptibility of the MFAST and TSI to coached malingering of post-traumatic stress disorder. Journal of Forensic Psychology Practice, 4(2), 37-56.

Ware, L. M., Fortson, B. L., & McNeil, C. B. (2003). Parent-child Interaction Therapy: A promising intervention for abusive families. Behavior Analyst Today, 3, 375-382.

Ware, L. M., & McNeil, C. B. (2003). Adoption. In T. H. Ollendick & C. S. Schroeder (Eds.), The Encyclopedia of Pediatric and Child Psychology. Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic/Plenum.

McNeil, C. B., & Ware, L. M. (2003). Parent training. In T. H. Ollendick & C. S. Schroeder (Eds.), The Encyclopedia of Pediatric and Child Psychology. Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic/Plenum.

Filcheck, H. A., McNeil, C. B., Greco, L. A., Ware, L. M., & Bernard, R. S. (2001). Parent-Child Interaction Therapy: Can a manualized treatment be functional? Behavior Analyst Today, 2, 106-114.

Fortson, B. L., Ware, L. M., Self-Brown, S. R., Sedlar, G., Witter, L., and Anderson, R. (November, 2011). Dissemination with and without technology: How can we better reach the masses? Panel discussion presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Toronto, Canada.

Ware, L. M., Masse, J., & McNeil, C. (November, 2011). Home-based parent-child interaction therapy: An empirical and clinical perspective. Symposium presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Toronto, Canada.

Alexander, S. Fortson, B., Herschell, A., Spencer, D. R., Hiegel, S., and Ware, L. (2009, October). Practical strategies and concerns in dissemination and implementation of evidence-based treatments. Symposium to be presented at the 9th Annual Parent-Child Interaction Therapy Conference, Traverse City, Michigan.

Academic History and Background

PhD, West Virginia University, 2006

MA West Virginia University, 2003

BA University of California, Davis, 1999

BS University of California, Davis, 1999

Licensed Clinical Psychologist, California, PSY 23326

Member, American Psychological Association

Member, Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies