LICENSE

Michigan State License 6301013507


Certificate of Professional Qualification in Psychology (CPQ) #4493

Florida State License PY7921

 
PROFESSIONAL MEMBER

International OCD Foundation

The TLC Foundation for Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors


CLINICAL EXPERIENCE

Dr. Steven Pence, PLC

Bloomfield Hills, MI

September 2016-Present

Licensed Psychologist

Private Practice

Specializing in OCD and Anxiety Treatment


Steven Pence, Ph.D., LLC
Trinity, FL
July 2009-September 2016
Licensed Psychologist
Private Practice
Specializing in OCD and Anxiety Treatment

University of South Florida

St. Petersburg, FL

July 2008-July 2009

Assistant Professor

Department of Pediatrics at the University of South Florida (USF)

Rothman Center for Neuropsychiatry

Member of OCD Program


University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

July 2007-June 2008

Postdoctoral Fellowship

Department of Psychiatry

Member of OCD Program


Michigan State University Counseling Center
East Lansing, MI
August 2005-August 2006

Predoctoral Internship with CBT Emphasis (APA-Accredited)

Member of Anxiety Disorders Program 

Michigan State University Counseling Center

East Lansing, MI
August 2003-May 2004

Advanced Practicum with CBT Emphasis

Member of Anxiety Disorders Program

Michigan State University Counseling Center

East Lansing, MI
August 2002-May 2003

Advanced Practicum with CBT Emphasis


Michigan State University Counseling Center

East Lansing, MI

August 2001-May 2002
Practicum with CBT Emphasis

Holland Community Hospital
Behavioral Health Services & Department of Care Management
Holland, MI
February 2000-July 2000

Part-Time Therapist on Inpatient Unit, Detox Unit, & in the Emergency Department

Holland Community Hospital
Behavioral Health Services

Holland, MI
August 1999-January 2000

Practicum on Inpatient Unit, Detox Unit, & in the Emergency Department

Western Michigan University

The Center for Counseling and Psychological Services
Kalamazoo, MI
May 1999-August 1999
Practicum with CBT Emphasis

EDUCATION


Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI
(APA-Accredited Program)
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology 
Dissertation: Self-Esteem as a Mediator of Perfectionism and Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms
    
Western Michigan University                            
Kalamazoo, MI

M.A., Counseling Psychology

Michigan State University                             
East Lansing, MI
B.A., Psychology
    

SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE

University of South Florida

St. Petersburg, FL

July 2008-July 2009

Supervisor of Postdoctoral Fellows, Psychiatry Residents, & Graduate Students


University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

July 2007-June 2008

Supervisor of Psychology Interns, Psychiatry Residents & Fellows, & Graduate Students

Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI
January 2006-May 2006

Supervisor of Master's Level Practicum Student   

Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI
January 2003-May 2003

Supervisor of Master's Level Practicum Student   

Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI
August 2002-December 2002
Supervisor of Master's Level Practicum Student   

 
TEACHING EXPERIENCE  

            

University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Fall Semester, 2007
Interdisciplinary Family Health I (BMS 6828)

University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Spring Semester, 2008
Interdisciplinary Family Health II (BMS 6829)        

Michigan State University   
East Lansing, MI

Fall Semester, 2004
Stress Management (CEP 860)

Michigan State University   
East Lansing, MI

Fall Semesters, 2000 & 2001

Spring Semester, 2001 & 2002  

Dynamics of Personal Adjustment (CEP 260)


Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI

Fall Semesters, 2000, 2002, 2003

Spring Semester, 2003 & 2004

Spring Semester, 2005 

Reflections on Learning (TE 150)


SELECTED PRESENTATIONS, WORKSHOPS, AND COMMUNITY SERVICES PROVIDED

Pence, S. L., Jr. (2009, April). Cognitive Therapy. Didactic lecture for psychiatry residents. Tampa,  FL. Pence, S. L., Jr. (2009, March). Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Didactic lecture for psychiatry residents. Tampa, FL. Pence, S. L., Jr., (2009, March). Social Phobia. Didactic lecture for psychiatry fellows. Tampa, FL. Pence, S. L., Jr., (2009, March). Panic disorder. Didactic lecture for psychiatry fellows. Tampa, FL.


Pence, S. L., Jr., Merlo, L. J., Larson, M. J., Geffken, G. R., Lehmkuhl, H., Jacob, M. L., & Murphy, T. K. (2008). The impact of cognitive-behavior therapy response in pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder. Poster presented at the Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation Conference, Boston, MA. Pence, S. L., Jr., (2008, April). Building a fear hierarchy. Didactic lecture for psychiatry fellows.   Gainesville, FL.


Pence, S. L., Jr., (2008, April). Anxiety disorders. Invited guest lecturer for an undergraduate psychology course. Gainesville, FL.

Pence, S. L., Jr., (2007, March). Panic disorder. Didactic lecture for psychiatry fellows. Gainesville, FL.

Pence, S. L., Jr., (2007, February). Social anxiety disorder. Invited guest lecturer for a graduate psychology course. Gainesville, FL.

Pence, S. L., Jr., (2007, November). Anxiety disorders. Invited guest lecturer for an undergraduate psychology course. Gainesville, FL.

  Pence et al. (2006, June & July). Academic Orientation Program. Provided information to incoming students and their parents about the services offered at the MSU Counseling Center, East  Lansing, MI.

Pence et al. (2006, January). Resource Fair at Michigan State University. Provided information to students about the services offered at the MSU Counseling Center as part of the MLK day celebrations, East Lansing, MI. Pence, S. L., Jr., Jackson-Bailey, C. Rizzo, S., Holmes, L., & Sina, T. (2005, November). Stress management. Presentation for the Drew Scholars Program, East Lansing, MI.

Pence, S. L., Jr., (2005, October). Perfectionism. Invited guest lecturer for stress management course, East Lansing, MI.

 Rice, K. G., Pence, S. L., Jr. (2001, September). Perfectionism and college student adjustment.  Presented at the Student Success Conference, East Lansing, MI.

Pence et al. (2000, April). Substance abuse screening. Participated in screening Hope College students for substance abuse, Holland, MI.

Pence, S. L., Jr. (2000, February). Managing feelings. Workshop for elementary school students, Fennville, MI.

Pence, S. L., Jr. (2000, March). Balancing work and family. Workshop at the Hart and Cooley Corporation, Holland, MI. 

 


 

 

 

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