Crist A. Stevenson, Ph.D.

Present Position
Licensed Psychologist

Previous Positions
Vice President, Holmes, Stevenson & Associates, Park Ridge, IL
President, Stevenson & Associates, Arlington Heights, IL
Management Consultant, RHR International Co., Chicago, IL
Staff Psychologist, RHR International Co., Wood Dale, IL

Professional Credentials
Licensed Psychologist, State of Iowa
Licensed Health Service Provider, State of Iowa

Professional Practice Interests
General Psychological Practice with adults
Health Psychology: managing health crises and chronic pain/medical conditions
Geriatric Psychology: individuals and families dealing with cognitive impairment, chronic medical conditions and end-of-life issues
Adult Individual, Marital Psychotherapy with a cognitive-behavioral focus
Organ Transplant Assessment (liver, kidney and bone marrow)
Business consulting focused on leadership selection and development as well as organizational assessment and development
Bariatric: Assessment and coaching of morbidly obese patients
Disability assessment
Fitness for duty assessment
Adult ADHD assessment

Professional Associations
American Psychological Association (full member since 1991)
Member Division 38 (Health Psychology) of the American Psychological Association

Education and Clinical Training
B.A. Psychology, University of Illinois
M.A. Psychology, Roosevelt University
Ph.D. Psychology, University of Illinois
Psychology Internship, Vanderbilt U.- TVHS VA, Nashville, TN
Psychology Externship, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL

Publications and Presentations
Stevenson, C.A.Z. (1989, August). Private self-awareness and task effort under social loafing conditions. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association Convention, New Orleans, LA.
Stevenson, C.A.Z. & Hamilton, E.W. (1986, May). Brief cognitive group therapy of depression. Paper presented at the Midwest Psychological Association Convention, Chicago, IL
Holmes, J.A. & Stevenson, C.A.Z. (1990). Differential effects of avoidant and attentional coping strategies in adaptation to chronic and recent onset pain. Health Psychology, 9, 577-584
Holmes, J.A. & Stevenson, C.A.Z. (1989, August). The differential effects of coping strategies on adaptation to pain. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association convention, New Orleans, LA.