Clinical Professor, Educational Psychology
Office#: 704 Harrington Office Building
Mail Stop: 4225
Office Phone: (979) 845-1898
Other Title: Director, Counseling & Assessment Clinic
Primary Emphasis Area: School Psychology
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Short Bio
2001-present Clinical Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, Texas A&M University, College Station

1999-present Director, Counseling and Assessment Clinic, Department of Educational Psychology, College Station, TX.

2000-2001 Senior Lecturer, Department of Educational Psychology, Texas A&M University, College Station.

1998 to 2000Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, Texas
A&M University, College Station, TX. Taught graduate-level courses in the doctoral and master's programs of Educational and School Psychology.

1996 to 1998 Associate Director, Department of Psychology, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO.

1997 Parttime Faculty, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO.

1980 to 1995 Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science &
Department of Pediatrics, Texas A & M Health Science Center, Temple, TX.
Pediatric Psychologist, Division of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Scott and White Clinic, Temple, TX.

1975 to 1980 Director of Pediatric Psychology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI.
Area(s) of Emphasis
Assessment Clinic
Research Interests
Pediatric Psychology
Publications (journal articles, books, book chapters)*

1. Riccio, C. A., Pliego, J., & Rae, W. A. (2016). Mind-body approaches and chronic lllness: Status of research. International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 4, 16-24.

2. Rae, W. A. (2015) Pioneers in pediatric psychology: Parsimonious interventions, serendipity, and collaboration. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 40, 554-558.

3. Lopez, M. A., Osterberg, L. D., Jensen-Doss, A., & Rae, W. A. (2011) Training for providers under mandated use of an evidence-based practice. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 38, 301-312

4. Rae, W. A., Sullivan, J. R., Razo, N. P., & Garcia de Alba, R. (2009). Breaking confidentiality to report adolescent risk-taking behavior by school psychologists. Ethics & Behavior, 19, 449-460 *

5. Rae, W. A, Brunnquell, D., & Sullivan, J. R. (2009). Ethical and legal issues in pediatric psychology. In M. C. Roberts (Ed.), Handbook of pediatric psychology (4th ed.) (pp. 19-34). New York: Guilford.

6. Rae, W.A., Jensen Doss, A., Bowden, R., Mendoza, M. & Banda, T. (2008). Prescription privileges for psychologists: Opinions of pediatric psychologists and pediatricians. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 33, 176 - 184. *

7. Rae, W.A., & Fournier, C.J. (2007). Evidenced based therapy and ethical practice. In R.G. Steele, T.D. Elkin, & M.C. Roberts (Eds.), Handbook of Evidence Based Therapies for Children and Adolescents. New York: Springer.

8. Rae, W.A. & Sullivan, J.R. (2005). A review of play interventions for hospitalized children. In L.A. Reddy, T.M. Files-Hall, & C.E. Schaeffer (Eds.), Empirically based play interventions for children (pp. 123-142). Washington DC: American Psychological Association Press.

9. Siekierski, B. M., & Rae, W. A. (2005). Otitis media. In S. W. Lee (Ed.), Encyclopedia of school psychology (pp. 363-364). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

10. Newton, K. M., & Rae, W. A. (2005). Prader-Willi syndrome. In S. W. Lee (Ed.), Encyclopedia of school psychology (pp. 394-395). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

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* Publication was joint-authored with students
Diss Publication was from a dissertation
ROS Publication was from a record of study

College of Education and Human Development Grants and Contracts (Current)

Counseling and Assessment Clinic. (PI)
Participants (Private)
2014/09/01 - 2018/08/31
Total Funding: 100,080.
Courses Taught
Former Doctoral Students
katherine Newton (Summer, 2007), Ph.D.
Jason Yu (Fall, 2011), Ph.D.
Nichole Villarreal (Summer, 2012), Ph.D.
Marissa Burcham (Summer, 2012), Ph.D.
Stevie Puckett (Summer, 2013), Ph.D.
Chelsea Dark (Summer, 2013), Ph.D.
Morgan Sowell (Fall, 2014), Ph.D.
John Davis (Summer, 2015), Ph.D.
Catharina Faria De Carvalho (Summer, 2016), Ph.D.
Elena Marie Madeleine Doskey (Summer, 2017), Ph.D.
Editorial Positions

Editorial Board Member (1999 - ). Children's Health Care

Professional Leadership/Service (International/National)

(2005). Treasurer of Division 37.  American Psychological Association

(2005). Task Force Member.  Society of Pediatric Psychology


(2000). Lee Salk Distinguished Service Award.  American Psychological Association Div. 54 Pediatric Psychology

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