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There is a dedicated licensed psychologist who serves as the training director and who is responsible for the integrity and quality of the training program. The division consists of 8 PhD psychology faculty who share in the supervision of the post-doctoral fellows.  Each psychologist is licensed and a Health Service Provider in the State of Iowa.  Current faculty include the following:

Amy L. Conrad

Amy L. Conrad, PhD, LP, HSP 
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Linda Cooper-Brown

Linda Cooper-Brown, PhD., LP, HSP 
Clinical Director
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics

Joyce Goins-Fernandez

Joyce Goins-Fernandez, PhD, LP, HSP 
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Krista Kohl

Krista Kohl, PhD, LP, HSP 
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Matthew O’Brien

Matthew O’Brien, PhD, LP, HSP, BCBA 
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Jenna Paternostro

Jenna Paternostro, PhD, LP, HSP 
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Kelly Schieltz

Kelly Schieltz, PhD, LP, HSP, BCBA-D 
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Tammy Wilgenbusch

Tammy Wilgenbusch, PhD, LP, HSP 
Director of Psychology Training
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

All supervising faculty carry clinical responsibility for the cases being supervised.  Supervision consists of direct, formal contact with the faculty who is responsible for the educational development and guidance of the fellow.  The supervision is for the direct provision of health services in psychology by the fellow.