Faculty Profile

Dr. Joel David Effler, Assistant Professor

Phone: 865.531.4149
Alt Phone: 865.323.8093
Office: 168 Cedar Bluff

Education and Background

    PhD, School Psychology, University of Tennessee, 1996

    MA, Clinical Psychology, Appalachian State University, 1978

    Relevant experience:

    School Psychologist, Blount County Schools, 1979-2011

    Psychological Examiner, Bristol Mental Health Center, 1978-1979

Research and Teaching Areas

    Classes taught include all areas of counseling and related consultation , psychopathology, psychopharmacology, human development, and assessment.

    Research interests include neurofeedback and qualitative analysis of electroencephalograms and correlates of brain functioning and learning. 

Scholarly Highlights

    (Article - co-author) A 9-Year Boy with Multifocal Encephalomalacia: EEG Loreta and Lifespan Database, Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Neuropsychological Agreement. Journal of Neurotherapy, 2011