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April Fallon, PhD
Doctoral Faculty - School of Psychology
Merion Station, PA
Eastern Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute
Philadelphia (APA Approved), 1981-1982
PhD, Clinical and Social Psychology
University of Pennsylvania (APA Approved), 1981
Areas of Instruction
Scholarly & Professional Interests
Honors and Awards
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Full Curriculum Vitae
Areas of Instruction:
Cognitive and Intellectual Assessment
Psychoanalytic Theory and Therapy
Scholarly & Professional Interests:
Body Image and Eating Disorders
Adoption and Attachment
Impact of Pregnancy on the Therapeutic Process
Aggression and Personality Disorders
Group and Family Therapy
Alliance for Psychoanalytic Thought
American Psychological Association (39, 49)
American Group Psychotherapy Association
Pennsylvania Psychological Association
Philadelphia Area Group Psychotherapy Society
Philadelphia Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology
Society for Personality Assessment
South Asia American Forum, Philadelphia Psychoanalytic Society
Honors and Awards:
2005, 2003, 2002, 1993-1999, 1989: Psychiatry Resident Teaching Award, Medical College of Pennsylvania
1985: Seymour Rosenberg Memorial Lectureship
1975-1978: National Science Foundation Fellowship
1974: Phi Beta Kappa
1974: Cease Psychology Award, Allegheny College
1972-1975: Alden Scholar, Allegheny College
1972-1974: Doane Scholarship, Allegheny College
Fallon, A. (in press). Informed consent.
International Journal of Group Psychotherapy
Schmidt, C. A., Fallon, A. E., & Coccaro, E. F. (2004). Assessment of behavioral and cognitive impulsivity: Development and validation of the Lifetime History of Impulsive Behaviors Interview.
, 126(2), 107-121.
Brabender, V., Fallon, A., & Smolar, A. (2004).
Essentials of group psychotherapy
. New York: Wiley.
Fallon, A., & Brabender, V. (2003).
Awaiting the therapist's baby
. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
Fallon, A., & Bunce, S. (2000). The case of Kristen: The psychoanalytic perspective. In K. Miller & J. S. Mizes (Eds.),
Comparative treatments for eating disorders
. New York: Springer.
Doctoral Faculty, School of Psychology, Fielding Graduate University.
Other Professional Activities:
2003-present: Clinical Associate Professor in Psychiatry (part time), Drexel College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.
1991-present: Board of Directors, Philadelphia Area Group Psychotherapy Society. 1999-2003: Clinical Associate Professor in Psychiatry (part time), Medical College of Pennsylvania and Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA.
1987-present: Residency Steering Committee in Psychiatry, Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
1983-present: Private Practice (part time), Bala Cynwyd, PA.
1980-1981: Friends Hospital, Philadelphia (APA Approved)
Past President, Delaware Valley Group Psychotherapy Society.
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