Kevin P. Lyness (PhD)

Professor and Director of PhD Program in MFT
Department of Applied Psychology

Presentations

Peer Reviewed Presentations:

Akyil, Y., Cunningham, N., Lowe, W., Lyness, K. P., & Pham, B. H.* (2009, October). Promoters and barriers for considering a PhD in MFT. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Sacramento, CA. *Equal authorship.

Lyness, K. P. (2007, May). Social justice in marriage and family therapy education: A qualitative study and implications for teaching and practice. Roundtable presented at Groves Conference on the Family, Detroit, MI.

Lyness, K. P. (2006, October). Genetics of Alcoholism: Implications for Family Therapists. Workshop presented at the Annual Conference of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Austin, TX.

Lyness, K. P. (October, 2005). Family functioning, differentiation, and identity development. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Kansas City, MO.

Lyness, K. P. (October, 2004). Utilizing attachment theory in family therapy across the lifespan. Workshop presented at the annual meeting of the Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council, Keystone, CO.

Lyness, K. P. (September, 2004). Parent and child perceptions of risk and protective factors. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Atlanta, GA.

Kotsiopolis, A., Lyness, K. P., & Schatz, M. (2003, August). A Multi-institutional distance education model: Graduate Youth Development as a case example. Paper presented at the annual Teaching with Technology Conference, Boulder, CO.

Lyness, K. P. (2002, October). Substance Abuse Track: Alcohol and Alaska Natives: Culturally appropriate therapy. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Cincinnati, OH.

Northey, W. F., Liddle, H. A., Wilson, A. C., Lyness, K. P., & Brucker, P. S. (2001, October). Manualized treatment: The death of therapeutic creativity? Moderated panel discussion at the annual meeting of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Nashville, TN.

Lyness, K. P. (2001, October). Research Roundtable: The role of the therapeutic relationship in couple therapy. Roundtable presentation at the annual meeting of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Nashville, TN.

Lyness, K. P. (2001, May). Alcohol problems in Native Alaskans: Risk, resiliency, and native treatment approaches. Paper presentation at the annual Groves Conference on Marriage and the Family, Fairbanks, AK.

Lyness, K. P. (2000, November). Research Roundtable: Client language changes in solution-focused therapy. Roundtable presentation at the annual meeting of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Denver, CO.

Lyness, K. P. (1999, October). The role of the therapeutic relationship in marital therapy outcome. Poster presentation to the annual meeting of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Chicago, IL.

Lyness, K. P. (1996). Panelist on Intergenerational Relations. Groves Conference on Marriage and the Family. San Diego, CA.

Fischer, J. L., Lyness, K. P., Wampler, R., & Pidcock, B. (1995, November). Personality moderators of family of origin correlates of codependency. Poster presentation to the annual meeting of the National Council on Family Relations, Portland, OR.

Lyness, K. P. (1995, April). Preventing defensiveness in MFT supervision. Poster Presentation to the annual meeting of the Indiana Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Indianapolis, IN.

Sprenkle, D. H., Mackinnon, D. P., Lyness, K. P., & Mills, S. (1994, October). Key professional issues in family therapy education. Poster presented at the CSRS Review Poster Session, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

Lyness, K. P. (1994, April). A right-brained family therapy for adolescent substance abuse. Paper Presentation to the Annual Conference of the Indiana Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Indianapolis, IN.

Lyness, K. P. (1993, October). Delineating codependency: Research implications. Poster Presentation to the Annual Conference of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Anaheim, CA.

Wampler, R. S., Fischer, J. L., Lyness, K. P., & Thomas, E. M. (1990, November). Adult children and their families: Cohesion, adaptability, and addiction. Poster presentation to the Annual Conference of the National Council on Family Relations, Seattle, WA.

Lyness, K. P., Sorell, G. T., Sylvia, L. Y., & Busch-Rossnagel, N. (1989, May). Women and alcoholism. Poster presentation to the 5th Annual All-University Conference on the Advancement of Women in Academia, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX.

Lyness, K. P., Sorell, G. T., Sylvia, L. Y., & Busch-Rossnagel, N. (1989, April). Personality differences in alcoholic and non-alcoholic women. Paper presented to the Annual Conference of the Texas Council on Family Relations, Lubbock, TX.

Invited Presentations:

Blanchard, A., Lowe, W., & Lyness, K. P. (2008, November). Families and aging: Facing challenges, embracing opportunities. Presentation for Thursday Speaker’s Series, Antioch University New England, Keene, NH.

Lyness, K. P. (2007, April). Implications of Social Justice for clinical work and for teaching. Green Bag presentation for Inauguration Week, Antioch University New England, Keene, NH.

Lyness, K. P. (2007, March). Supervising for social justice. Keynote presentation, MFT Supervisor’s Day, Antioch University New England, Keene, NH.

Haley, J., Lyness, K. P., & Samuels, G. R. (2006, June). Current ethical and legal dilemmas in family therapy. Panel presentation, New Hampshire Association for Marriage and Family Therapy Spring Meeting, Bedford, NH.

Lyness, K. P. (2005, June). Ethical decision making in family therapy. Continuing Education Presentation, Monadnock Family Services, Keene, NH.

Lyness, K. P. (2003, November). Helping children cope with divorce and remarriage. Presentation for Families at Five, Fort Collins, CO.

Lyness, K. P. (2003, June). Helping children cope with divorce and remarriage. Presentation to Lunch and Learn, City of Fort Collins. Fort Collins, CO.

Lyness, K. P. (2002, November). Fathers and adolescents. Guest lecture in PY600H, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO.

Lyness, K. P. (2001, November). How divorce affects adolescents. Presentation to Psi Chi, Psychology Department, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO.

Lyness, K. P. (2001, May). Helping children cope with divorce and remarriage. Presentation for Families at Five, Fort Collins, CO.

Lyness, K. P. (2001, March). Dating in the new millennium. Presentation at the 4-H South Central District Retreat Meeting, Buena Vista, CO.

Lyness, K. P. (2000, April). How to prevent and stop adolescent substance abuse. Presentation for Families At Five, Fort Collins, CO.

Lyness, K. P. (1999, May). Narrative therapy. All day clinical training provided for ASPIN, Inc. Indianapolis, IN.

Lyness, K. P., & Meehan, K. M. (1998, September). Brief therapy approaches to addiction. Clinical inservice presented to addiction discipline meeting, Wabash Valley Hospital, West Lafayette, IN.

Lyness, K. P. (1998, March). Narrative therapy, alcoholism, and addiction: New approaches. Clinical inservice present to addiction discipline meeting, Wabash Valley Hospital, West Lafayette, IN.

Lyness, K. P. (1994, November). Trends in JMFT submissions. Presentation to annual JMFT Editorial Board Breakfast, Annual Conference of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Chicago, IL.

Lyness, K. P. (1993, October). Trends and meta-trends in JMFT submissions. Presentation to annual JMFT Editorial Board Breakfast, at the Annual Conference of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Anaheim, CA.

Lyness, K. P. (1992, October). Advisory board relations. Presentation to biannual meeting of International Editors, Annual Conference of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Miami Beach, FL.

Lyness, K. P. (1992, October). Trends in JMFT submissions. Presentation to annual JMFT Editorial Board Breakfast, Annual Conference of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Miami Beach, FL