Curriculum Vitae

 
 

EDUCATION

2001-2003 Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Pain Management, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

1997-2001 Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Department of Psychiatry, APA Accredited Program, Dissertation Chair Robert J. Gatchel, Ph.D.

1999-2001 Internship in Clinical Psychology, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Department of Psychiatry, 3000-hour APA Accredited Internship

1993-1997 Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, with Honors in the Department of Psychology and in the College of Liberal Arts, The University of Texas at Austin. Thesis: Psychological Factors Influencing Tobacco Use in Adolescents, mentored by Michael Domjan, Ph.D.

LICENSE

Psychologist, #3-2099, Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE

2003 - Present Psychotherapy practice in a private setting, Dallas, Texas.

2008-2013 Provided academic assessment to children as an evaluator for Collaborative Academic Testing Service, Dallas, Texas.

2008-2010 Provided compensation and pension examinations to military veterans, MES Solutions Veterans Evaluations Services, Dallas, Texas.

2004-2006 Psychologist in multidisciplinary treatment team serving adults with chronic pain, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas.

2001-2003 Post-doctoral Fellowship in Pain Management, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Provided assessment and intervention to adults with chronic pain along with performance of treatment outcomes research.

2000-2001 Internship in Pain Management, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas.

1998-2001 Psychotherapist in training, UT Southwestern Psychotherapy Clinic, Dallas, Texas.

1998-2000 Practicum, Parkland Memorial Hospital, Psychiatric Emergency Room, Dallas, Texas. Provided emergency intake assessment, crisis intervention and disposition along with interdisciplinary team.

1999-2000 Internship, UT Southwestern/Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, Texas. Served with consult-liaison psychiatry team on burn and trauma surgery units, provided evaluations in psychiatric inpatient unit and evaluation and treatment in outpatient psychiatry clinic.

1998-1999 Practicum, UT Southwestern/University Rehabilitation Center, Dallas, Texas. Performed vocational evaluation and rehabilitation services.

TEACHING

Clinical Assistant Professor in Psychiatry, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

1999-2001 Clinical Methods for doctoral students in clinical psychology at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS

Bailey, B.E., Freedenfeld, R.N., Kiser, R.S. & Gatchel, R.J. (2003) Lifetime physical and sexual abuse in chronic pain patients: Psychosocial correlates and treatment outcomes. Disability and Rehabilitation, 25 (7), 331-342.

Freedenfeld, R., Bailey, B.E., Bruns, D., Fuchs, P. & Kiser, R.S. (2001) Relationship between Battery for Health Improvement scores and treatment outcomes in a diagnostically heterogeneous sample of chronic pain patients. Presented at the 21st Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Pain Society and the International Association for the Study of Pain.

2003-2008 Provided blind ratings in ongoing study of the treatment of depression in Dr. Robin Jarrett’s Psychosocial Research and Depression Clinic, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

 

awards & professional memberships

  • Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Chapter of Texas, 1997

  • Member, Society for Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Psychology (APA Division 39)

  • Member, Texas Psychological Association

  • Member & Continuing Education Chair, Dallas Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology

  • Member, Psychotherapy Action Network