Melissa P. Kiner

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Job title: 

Lecturer
School Psychology

Phone: 

(516)628-5046

E-mail: 

kinerm@oldwestbury.edu

Building: 

New Academic Building

Room: 

2055

Office hours: 

  • Mondays & Wednesdays: 4:30pm-5:30pm
  • Tuesdays: 1:00pm-2:00pm
  • Thursdays: 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • and by appointment

Courses taught: 

  • PY2010 Introduction to Psychology
  • PY2340 Community Psychology
  • PY2530 Psychology of Prejudice
  • PY2720 Psychology of Gender
  • PY3020 Health Psychology
  • PY3110 Research,Design & Analysis I
  • PY3310 Abnormal Psychology
  • PY3311 Theories of Personality
  • PY3260 Brain & Behavior
  • PY4210 The Exceptional Child
  • PY5210 Advanced Perspectives in Developmental Psychology

Education: 

  • 2009 Psy. D. School Psychology - Hofstra University. Hempstead, NY
  • 2001 M.S. Psychology - Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
  • 2000 B.A. Psychology - Binghamton University (State University of New York), Vestal, NY

Certifications:

  • 2009 New York State Certified School Psychologist, Permanent

Research interests: 

  • Psychological Assessment
  • Assessment & Intervention Related to Learning Disabilities
  • Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA)
  • Parent-Child Interactive Therapy (PCIT)
  • Teacher-Child Interactive Therapy (TCIT)

Select publications & presentations: 

Publications:

[1] Kiner, M. (2009). Children's conflict resolution skills an their perception of interparental conflict. Dissertation.

Professional School Psychology Experience:

[4] 2008-2011 Treatment Coordinator - The League School, Brooklyn, NY

[3] 2008-2011 Crisis Intervention Specialist - The League School, Brooklyn, NY

[2] 2003-2008 Psychometrician - The Holliswood Hospital, Hollis, NY

[1] 2002-2003 School Psychologist Intern - Uniondale Public Schoold Grades K-12, Uniondale, NY