California School of Professional Psychology
Interim Program Co-Director
Alliant International University Fresno
5130 E. Clinton Way
Fresno CA 93727
Courses, Research Interests, Publications
PSY 8475 Teaching Practicum II
PSY 8474 Teaching Practicum I
PSY 8465 Teaching with Distance Learning Methods
PSY 8500 Advanced Gay and Lesbian Issues in Psychology
PSY 7510 Teaching Methods
PSY 7112 History and Systems of Psychology
PSY 8913 and 8913 PsyD Doctoral Dissertation
PSY 7911 and 7912 PsyD Dissertation Proposal
Phenomenology; sister relationships; educational effectiveness of online learning; women's development; gay and lesbian issues; women's health; eating disorders in multi-cultural populations
Kuba, S. A. (book in progress with publishing contract, 2009) The Sister connection in therapy: A More complete understanding of women. New York: Oxford University Press.
O'Toole, S. K., Lanflisi, K., Kuba, S. A., Miller, K., Romeo, D., Cowan, R., & Demanarig, D. Development of an applied learning outcome measure of cultural competence. Submitted to Training and Education in Professional Psychology on May 18, 2009.
Kuba, S. A. & Harris, D. J. & O'Toole, S. K. (2009). Gender and Ethnic Oppression in the Treatment of Mexican American Women with Eating Disorders. Women and Therapy, In press.
Kuba, S. A. (2003). Sources of Anoretic Rage. An invited book review of The Development of Anorexia Nervosa: The Hunger Artists. Sylvia Brody. International Universities Press, 2002, 237pp, Psychology of Women Quarterly, 27, 191-192.
Kuba, S. A. & . Bluestone, H. H. (2002). Integrating Diversity Content across the Curriculum: Evaluation in a Clinical Graduate Program. In E. Davis-Russell (Ed.), The Multicultural Handbook. New York: Jossey-Bass.
Kuba, S. A. & Harris, D. J. (2001). Eating Disturbances in Women of Color: An Exploratory study of contextual facotrs in the development of eating disorders in Mexican -American Women. Healthcare for Women International, Special Issue: Women and Chronic Illness. 22, 281-298.
Kuba, S. A. & Templer, D. I. (1998). Cognitive and neuropsychological effects of malnutrition in a sociopolitical context. Online Journal of Psychology, 4, 85-96.
Kuba, S. A. & Kenkel, M. B. (1997). The Wellness of women: Implications for the rural healthcare provider. In edited text Rural Healthcare Primer. American Psychological Association: Washington D.C.
Harris, D. & Kuba, S. (1997). Cultural identity in the identification and treatment of eating disorders. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 16.
Harris-Bluestone, H., Stokes, A., & Kuba, S. (1996) Toward an integrated program design: Evaluating the status of diversity training in a graduate psychology curriculum. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 15, 394-400.
Kuba, S.A. & Hanchey, S. (1990). A Woman's Body: The Feminist Treatment of Eating Disorders. In N.J. Van Den Berg (Ed.) The Feminist Treatment of Addictions, Springer Publishing Co., New York.
Gender Identity and its Role in Body Image, Wellness and Health Evaluation
Multi-dimensional factors contributing the development of eating disorder symptoms in European American and Mexican American Women
Training Multiculturally and Internationally Competent Psychologists
Sister Relationships Throughout the Lifespan (Phenomenological Research)
Academic History and Background
PhD, California School of Professional Psychology, Fresno, 1981
California License No. PSY 8406
California License No. PSY 8406
Claymont High School - Distinguished Alumni Award, 2004
Fresno Area Psychological Association - Presidential Award, 2004
Alliant International University - Leadership Award, 2001
Professional Practice and Community Service
Private Practice, 1984
Past Treasure, Newsletter Editor and Program Chair for San Joaquin Psychological Association
Divisional Membership in APA's Psychology of Women and Society for the Study of Gay and Lesbian Concerns
Member of APA, NCSPP and Association for Women in Psychology
Salsbury, P. Infant Feeding Methods, Hunger-Satiety Awareness and Type II Diabetes
Viers, R. Early versus late intervention in childhood sexual abuse survivors
Park, Jeoung. Effects of age, acculturation and country on differences in mental health attitudes of Korean and Korean Americans.
Garcia, S. Qualitative Study of Adolescents with Mothers who have Been Incarcerated
Beckman, J. Consistency of Parental Attitudes toward Pet Ownership and Animal Assisted Therapy for their Children
Ortiz-Nance, M. M. Social Competence and Social Skills in Children with and without Maternal Depression
Gore, L. Relationship between Ethnic Identity, Social Support and Body Image Factors in Cardio-Vascular Risk Factors for African American Women
Woodbury, K. Perceived Job Control and Stress in Combat and non-Combat Military personnel Deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan
Ad Hoc Reviewer for the American Psychological Association Annual Meeting, Division 35 Reviewer
AD Hoc Reviewer for the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology - APA publication
Ad Hoc Reviewer for the Psychology of Women Quarterly, - APA Publication
Ad Hoc Reviewer for the Professional Psychology: Research and Practice - APA Publication
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