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Scott Temple, PhD

Clinical Director for Psychosocial Treatments
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Information

2940 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242


PhD, Clinical Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Postdoctoral Fellow, Child Psychology, Kansas University

Licensure and Certifications

Health Services Provider - Iowa Bureau of Professional Licensing
Psychologist - Iowa Bureau of Professional Licensing


Temple, S., Black, D. W. (2010). Patients Who Report “Chemical Sensitivities”: Recognition and Treatment of Idiopathic Environmental Intolerance. UpToDate.com.

Temple, S., Geddes, J. (2008). Psychotherapy for depression: Current empirical status and future directions. In P. Tyrer , K. Silk (Eds.) Cambridge Textbook of Effective Treatments in Psychiatry. Cambridge University Press.

Temple, S. (2008). the Best of the Bellevue Literary Review. New York: Bellevue Literary Press.

Temple, S., Acion, L., Peterson, J. & Arndt, S. (2006). Probabilistic index: An intuitive non-parametric approach to measuring the size of treatment effects.

Temple, S., Pinninti, N. & Stolar, N. (2005). Cognitive behavioral techniques for psychosis in medication monitoring clinics. Current Psychiatry, 4(1), 36-48.

Temple, S., Ho, B. (2005). Cognitive therapy for persistent symptoms of schizophrenia: A case-controlled clinical trial. Schizophrenia Research, 74, 195-199.

Temple, S., Arndt, S. & Acion, L. (2005). Intuitive non-parametric effect size index for treatment trials. Proceedings of the American Statistical Association.

Temple, S. (2004). A Roomful of Christmas. New York University, 4(1).

Temple, S. (2004). Cognitive therapy for auditory hallucinations in schizophrenia. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy: An International Quarterly, 18(3), 223-236.

Temple, S. (2003). An update on cognitive behavior therapy for pediatric obsessive compulsive disorder. Audio-Digest Psychiatry, 32(22).

Temple, S. (2003). A case of multiple chemical sensitivities: cognitive therapy for somatization disorders and metaworry. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy: An International Quarterly, 28(4).

Temple, S. (2000). A clinical perspective on inner-city exposure to homicide: community and policy implications. Journal of Community Psychology, 28(6), 655-667.

Temple, S., Bowers, W. (1998). Supervising cognitive therapists from diverse fields. Cognitive Psychotherapy: An International Quarterly, 12(2).

Temple, S. (1997). Manualized treatments for youth depression: suggestions for practitioners in a managed care era. Child Psychology Newsletter: Division 12, American Psychological Association.

Temple, S. (1997). Time-Sensitive Psychotherapy: Ten Principles for Practice. Golden Triad Films.

Temple, S. (1997). Treating inner-city families of youth homicide victims: A contextually oriented approach. Family Process, 36(2), 133-149.

Temple, S. (1996). Coping with murder: the inner world of sibling survivors. Child Psychology Newsletter: Division 12, American Psychological Association, 11(1).

Temple, S. (1986). Reflections on the year of the invoked deviation. Society for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Newsletter.

Steinglass, P., Temple, S., Lisman, S. A. & Reiss, D. (1982). Coping with spinal cord injury: the family perspective. Gen Hosp Psychiatry, 4(4), 259-64. PMID: 7152247.