- Undergraduate: St. Louis University, B.A. (Psychology & Philosophy), 1986, cum laude.
- Graduate: University of Missouri-Columbia, M.A., 1991 , University of Missouri-Columbia, Ph.D., 1995, APA Approved, Clinical Psychology
- Internship: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.-Clinical Psychology, 1994-1995
- Fellowship: NIH National Research Service Award in Rehabilitation Research, 1995-1997
- Fellowship: NIH National Library of Medicine Health Informatics Fellowship 2000-2003