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Sara Jordan

Dr. Sara Jordan

Full Professor

Bio

Dr. Sara S. Jordan is a Professor and Interim Director of the School of Psychology at the University of Southern Mississippi (USM). She is affiliated with the Clinical Psychology Doctoral Training Program and is a licensed psychologist who specializes in clinical child and pediatric psychology. Since 2003, Dr. Jordan has served on the faculty at USM and has been heavily involved in graduate training, previously serving in several administrative roles including Director of Clinical Training prior to her appointment as Interim School Director in 2019.

  • PHD - Louisiana State University (2003)
  • MA - Louisiana State University (2001)
  • MS - Eastern Michigan University (1998)

PSY 270 Child Psychology
PSY 734 Child Behavior Therapy
PSY 777 Psychological Disorders of Childhood
PSY 782 Clinical Practicum

  • Development and Validation of the Pediatric Diabetes Routines Questionnaire for Adolescents., Journal of clinical psychology in medical settings, 2019, 10.1007/s10880-018-9563-x
  • Moderators of the Relations Between Mothers' and Fathers' Parenting Practices and Children's Prosocial Behavior, CHILD PSYCHIATRY & HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, 2018, 10.1007/s10578-017-0759-3
  • Child Routines and Self-Regulation Serially Mediate Parenting Practices and Externalizing Problems in Preschool Children, CHILD & YOUTH CARE FORUM, 2017, 10.1007/s10566-016-9377-7
  • Development and Evaluation of the Pediatric Diabetes Routines Questionnaire, CHILDRENS HEALTH CARE, 2012, 10.1080/02739615.2012.643290
  • Differential Relations between Mothers' and Fathers' Parenting Practices and Child Externalizing Behavior, JOURNAL OF CHILD AND FAMILY STUDIES, 2010, 10.1007/s10826-009-9326-2
  • Interventions addressing transition difficulties for individuals with autism, PSYCHOLOGY IN THE SCHOOLS, 2007, 10.1002/pits
  • Development and initial validation of the Child Routines Inventory, JOURNAL OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY AND BEHAVIORAL ASSESSMENT, 2001
  • Licensed Psychologist
  • American Psychological Association
  • Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
  • Mississippi Psychological Association
  • English

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Owings-McQuagge Hall (OMH) 214-B map

Hattiesburg

Email
Sara.JordanFREEMississippi

Phone
601.266.4177

Areas of Expertise

Clinical Psychology, Clinical Child Psychology, Pediatric Psychology, Child Routines, Child Externalizing Behavior Problems, Parenting, Developmental Disabilities