Professor of Psychology
With training in Behavior Analysis and Therapy from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, Dr. Lundervold has applied principles of behavior to the analysis and treatment of childhood, adult, and biomedical disorders. He holds the Doctor of Rehabilitation degree and is a former Research Fellow of the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) and Coordinator of the Counseling Program at University Texas at El Paso.
Dr. Lundervold's current research and practice interests include gender and ethnic differences in response to (noxious) painful stimuli, biobehavioral intervention (i.e., relaxation training and sEMG biofeedback) for movement disorders (Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, dystonia), and comorbid anxiety and depression among movement disorder patients.
Dr. Lundervold’s most recent publications have appeared in Journal of Counseling and Development, Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, and Biofeedback and Self-Regulation. He has presented student and his own research at professional meetings including the Association for Psychology, European Experimental Analysis of Behavior Congress, Movement Disorders Congress and Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback.