Education

THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, Austin, Texas
Doctor of Philosophy, August 1999 GPA: 4.0
Educational Psychology (Counseling)
Dissertation: The Relationship Between Breast Reconstruction and Psychological Adjustment When a Mastectomy is Necessary


THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, Austin, Texas
Master of Arts, December 1997 GPA: 4.0
Educational Psychology (Program Evaluation)
Masters Report: Rational-Emotive Behavioral Therapy: Treatment for Depression in the Breast Cancer Population


THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, Austin, Texas
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, December 1992

Employment

2004 - present

PRIVATE PRACTICE Austin, Texas
 Psychologist

2002 – 2004

AUSTIN PSYCHIATRIC CONSULTANTS Austin, Texas
 Psychologist

1998 - 2004

AUSTIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE Austin, Texas
 Psychology Instructor

1998 - 2004

CENTRAL TEXAS VETERANS ADMINISTRATION Austin, Texas
 Health Psychology Counselor

1998 – 1999

CENTRAL TEXAS VETERANS ADMINISTRATION Austin and Temple, Texas
 Residency / Internship

1998 – 1999

FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION Bastrop, Texas
 Residency / Internship

1995 – 1998

THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS - Fitness and Wellness Program Austin, Texas
 Assistant Trainer

1990 – 1998

THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS - Fitness and Wellness Program Austin, Texas
  Instructor

1997

THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS Austin, Texas
 Psychology Teaching Assistant

1993

OAKS TREATMENT CENTER Austin, Texas
 Psychiatric Assistant

Professional Affiliations

Therapeutic Assessment Institute, Founding Member

IEDTA, Member

Society for Personality Assessment, Member

Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy, Member & former Listserv Chair

Austin Society of Psychoanalytic Psychology, Member

Austin In Connection, Member & Presenter for Family Matters

American Psychological Association, Member (student representative 1995-1999)

Texas Psychological Association, Member (student representative 1995-1999)

Capital Area Psychological Association, Member (student representative 1995-1999)

Professional Services

2009 - 2015

Moderator (Chair of the Moderating Team in 2012) for Accelerated
  Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy (AEDP) online member listserv

1997-1999

Staff Writer for “Texas Psychologist”
Staff Writer for the “Texas Psychological Association Newsletter”
Article Reviewer for the “Educational Psychology Review”

SPECIALTY CERTIFICATIONS / TRAININGS

ISTDP - Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy: Advanced Training

AEDP - Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy: Certified AEDP Therapist

PACT - Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy: Advanced Training, Level II

TA - Therapeutic Assessment: Certified in Adult Therapeutic Assessment (2012-2017)

Publications

Dr. Craven has authored or co-authored the following publications:

(2016) Deception and Forgiveness, Therapy Matters, January Issue.

(2015) Couple Maintenance, Therapy Matters, October Issue.

(2011) The Work of AEDP: Repair, Growth and Celebration. Transformance Journal, Vol. 3.

(2004-2006) Travis County Medical Alliance newsletter "Vital Signs". Regular column on the "Medical Marriage".

(2002) Role of Behavioral Health Professionals in a Collaborative Stepped Model for Depression in Primary Care: Project IMPACT. Family, Systems & Health, Vol. 20 (3).

(2001) Detecting Depressive Schemata in Vulnerable Individuals: Questionnaires Versus Laboratory Tasks. Cognitive Therapy and Research, Vol. 25 (1).

(1999) Depression-related Impairments in Prospective Memory. Cognition and Emotion, Vol. 13 (3).

(1997) Depression and Breast Cancer: How Psychologists Can Make a Difference. Reprinted with permission by the Virginia Academy of Clinical Psychologists, Chesapeake, Virginia, in The Psychogram, December issue.

(1997) Depression and Breast Cancer: How Psychologists Can Make a Difference. Texas Psychologist, June, 7-9.

(1997) The Psychologist's Role in Treating the Breast Cancer Patient. The Educational Psychology Review.

Workshop Trainings and Conference Presentations

What’s the Problem? Developing an Internal Focus with Individuals and Couples, Capital Area Psychology Association, September, 2016

Therapeutic Assessment Institute Conference, Collaborating with Professionals, Austin, October, 2014.

Stop Fighting: How to Help Brothers and Sisters Get Along, Family Matters, Child Inc. Workshop - Austin In Connection, February, 2014.

Resiliency (Falling Apart: How to help your kids bounce back from tough times), Family Matters, Child Inc. Workshop - Austin In Connection, February, 2013.

Introduction to Therapeutic Assessment: Using Psychological Testing as Brief Psychotherapy, Society for Personality Assessment annual conference, San Diego, CA, March 2013.

Therapeutic Assessment Immersion Course: Essential Concepts and Skills Training, Austin, June 2012.

Introduction to Therapeutic Assessment, Workshop for the Fielding Institute, May 2012.

Introduction to Therapeutic Assessment, Presentation for the School of Social Work, Austin, February, 2012.

Balance is a Verb, Presentation for the Austin Breakfast Group, Headliners Club, Austin, November 2011.

Advanced Training in Therapeutic Assessment: From Theory and Observation to Hands-on Clinical Experience, October 2011.

Therapeutic Assessment Immersion Course: Essential Concepts and Skills Training, Austin, May 2011.

Therapeutic Assessment Immersion Course: Essential Concepts and Skills Training, Austin, June 2010.

Improving Treatment of Late Life Depression in Primary Care, Texas Psychological Association, San Antonio, November 2002.

Nature and Severity of College Students’ Counseling Concerns, Texas Psychological Association, Austin, November 1997.

Information-Processing Styles of Depressed Versus Nondepressed Individuals, Texas Psychological Association, Austin, November, 1997.

Remembering to Remember: A Difficulty for Depressed Individuals?, Texas Psychological Association, Austin, November 1997.

Media

The Developmental Stages of a Father Parts 1 & 2, The Dad’s Show, KAZI 88.7 FM - Live Radio Talk Show, Austin, Texas, March 2014

Honors

Phi Kappa Phi (Academic Honor Society), 1996

Kappa Delta Pi (Honor Society in Education), 1996

Community Service

(available upon request)