Roger L. Peterson (PhD, ABPP)

Professor and Distinguished Senior Scholar
Department of Clinical Psychology

Other Professional Experience (selected)

Training in and leadership of interpersonal and task groups

Included graduate course work, many leadership and membership experiences, the teaching of a graduate course, and the development of a group oriented Counseling Center service delivery program. An example of the systematic training was American Behavioral Science Training Laboratories, Detroit, Michigan, Certificate for Training in Interpersonal Communications, 1972

Instructor, Advanced Police Training,
Law Enforcement Officers Training Council,
Michigan Department of State Police

With J. R. Burnham, created and developed two 4-day sequences of Police Training for rural officers with at least 15 years of experience that involved a number of formal presentations. These workshops were offered in a number of sites around Michigan.

Hypnosis training and practice

Beginning in a Hypnosis in Clinical Practice Workshop, Pennsylvania Hospital Institute/University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychology, 1977, and followed by additional individual training and supervision from Peter Smith (and much later group training with Peter Baldwin), clinical hypnosis is an aspect of my clinical practice.

Management and administrative training

A required part of my administrative role as NMU Counseling Center Director was of formal management and administrative training. The first of a sequence that was Management by Objectives Seminar, Dr. Arthur X. Deegan, Consultant. I consulted informally to a number of university units.

Ethical Issues

Beginning as a part of the responsibilities of a Counseling Center Director, I developed an interest in ethics and have often consulted informally about such issues. Focused training began with a Mental Health Law, Professional Ethics, and Client's Rights Workshop, University of Michigan School of Social Work in 1979, and has included Risk Management Training from the APA Insurance Trust and a number of workshops.

Upper Peninsula Medical Education Program, Michigan State University
Behavioral Science Committee Member

A member of a board charged with the design a special medical school program for rural practitioners.

Northern Michigan University Counseling Center Outcome Evaluation Project

Creator and supervisor of a comprehensive outcome evaluation project which in 1982 involved 5 faculty members and 15 undergraduate an masters students.

Marquette General Hospital
Consulting Staff in Psychology

Accountability Task Force
Association of University and College Counseling Center Directors

Under Tom McGoon's leadership, this group worked toward collaborative national efforts to integrate Counseling Center outcome evaluation projects.

Alger-Marquette Community Mental Health Board Member (Program & Finance Subcommittees)

Group Practice, University Associates in Psychology
Colony Mill Marketplace
222 West Street, Box 29
Keene, NH 03431
Associate 1986-
Vice President 1986-90

New Hampshire Psychological Organization
Board of Directors 1985-88
Legislative Committee 1985-86
Chair, Professional Affairs Committee1986-88
Fellow 1987

Reviewer of grants and manuscripts
National Graduate Fellows Program (grants) 1985
Journal of Training and Practice in Professional Psychology Associate Editor 1987-92
Professional Psychology: Research and Practice (manuscripts) 1993-

National Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology (NCSPP)
Antioch New England Representative 1984-
Chair, Program Development Committee 1989-90
Program Chair, 1990 NCSPP Annual Meeting: The Core Curriculum in Professional Psychology 1989-90
Chair, Task Force on Curriculum and Information Systems 1991-93
Process Observer, Annual Meeting: Evaluation 1992
Chair, Curriculum Committee 1993-94
Program Co-Chair, 1994 NCSPP Annual Meeting: Standards for Education in Professional Psychology I: Reflection and
Integration (with Donald R. Peterson) 1994
President Elect 1993-94
President 1994-95
Past-Presiden 1995-96
NCSPP Accreditation Issues Committee
---Member 1993-96
---Chair 1994-95
Liaison to APA Board of Educational Affairs 1994-96
Liaison to Council of University Directors of Clinical Psychology 1994-98
Liaison to Council of Chairs of Training Councils 1994-96
Representative to Joint Council of Professional Education in Psychology 1994-95
Representative to Psychology Executives' Roundtable 1994-95
Representative to APA Data Base Project 1996-

American Psychological Association
Accreditation Site Visitor 1991-
Site Visitor Training 1989
Senior Site Visitor Training (1995 CoA Revision 1995
Commission on Accreditation (Open Seat) 2008-09
BEA Task Force on the Education and Training of
Professional Psychologists (Participant) 1994-95
Committee on Accreditation (NCSPP seat) 1999-
Executive Committee 1999-
Invited Delegate-at-Large, Supply and Demand Conference, sponsored by APA & APPIC 1997