California School of Professional Psychology
Alliant International University San Francisco
One Beach Street, Suite 100
San Francisco CA 94133-1221
Courses, Research Interests, Publications
Theory and Techniques: Family/Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Biological Bases of Behavior
Tests and Measurements
Intercultural Awareness Development
Health psychology; chronic pain; disability; on-line learning pedagogy; neuropsychology; addictions; psychopharmacology
Zelman DC, Gore M, Duke E, Brandenburg N (2005) Validation of the Brief Pain Inventory for diabetic peripheral neuropathy. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 29: 401-410.
Paul SM, Zelman DC & Miaskowski C (2005) Categorizing the severity of cancer pain: further exploration of the establishment of cutpoints. Pain, 113: 37-44.
Zelman DC, Dukes E, Brandenburg N, Bostrom A & Gore M (2005) Identification of cut-points for mild, moderate and severe pain due to painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy. Pain, 115:29-36
Zelman DC, Smith M, Hoffman D, Reed P, Edwards L, Levine E & Dukes E. (2004) Acceptable, manageable, and tolerable days: patient daily goals for medication management of persistent pain. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 28:474-489.
Zelman DC, Hoffman D, Seifeldin R. & Dukes E. (2003) Development of a metric for a day of manageable pain control: derivation of pain severity cut-points for low back pain and osteoarthritis. Pain, 106:35-42.
Stock WE & Zelman DC (2000) Women in the age of Viagra - the case for psychology's voice. Public Service Psychology, 25:7-8.
Zelman DC & Stock WE (2000) Creating a feminist pharmacotherapy. Public Service Psychology, 25:16.
Howland EW, Nakamura Y, Cleeland CS, Suthers LS, Nichols SN, & Zelman, DC. (1995). Effects of hypnosis on subjective pain ratings and evoked potential amplitudes. Analgesia 1(3), 171-184.
Zelman DC, & Metrick SB (1992). Art from Ashes: The Bay Area Arts Relief Project Oakland, California: Marcus A Foster Educational Institute. Book describing expressive art projects and classroom interventions by East Bay mental health professionals following the 1991 Oakland fire.
Zelman DC, Brandon TH, Jorenby DE & Baker TB (1992). Measures of affect and nicotine dependence predict differential response to smoking cessation treatments. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 60, 943-952.
Zelman DC, Howland EW, Nichols S, Hodes B, & Cleeland C (1991). Brief mood induction influences pain perception and tolerance. Pain, 46:105-11.
Brandon TH, Zelman, DC, & Baker TB (1987). Effects of maintenance sessions on smoking relapse: Delaying the inevitable? Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 55: 780-783.
Zelman DC, Tiffany S & Baker TB. (1985). Influence of stress on morphine-induced hyperthermia: Relevance to drug conditioning and tolerance development. Behavioral Neuroscience, 99: 122-144.
Academic History and Background
BA Psychology, State University of New York at Binghamton
Postdoctoral M.S. in Psychopharmacology - California School of Professional Psychology
Internship, Clinical Psychology, Veteran's Administration Hospital, San Francisco
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California - Berkeley, Brief psychodynamic therapy
PhD Clinical Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1989
Licensed Psychologist in California
American Psychological Association
California Psychological Association
American Pain Society