Office: Skaggs Bldg 241
Phone: (406) 243-4521
Professor of Psychology
My current research interests include mindfulness and mindfulness-based interventions in psychotherapy, and the emotional effects of psychological trauma. My clinical orientation and interests include Functional Analytic Psychotherapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Integrative Couple Therapy.
Field Of Study:
Mindfulness-based interventions, psychological trauma, Dialectical Behavior Therapy
NOTE: I will be reviewing applications this year for students applying to the clinical program for the academic year beginning fall 2013.
Graduate Seminars in: 1) Couples Therapy; 2) Dialectical Behavior Therapy
Ethics and Professional Issues
Clinical Practicum supervision
Ph.D., University of Washington (1993)
B.A., University of Wisconsin - Madison (1985)
Croyle, K.L. & Waltz, J. (2007). Subclinical self-harm: Range of behaviors, extent, and associated characteristics. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 77, 332-342.
Millwood, M. & Waltz, J. (2008). Demand-withdraw communication in couples: An attachment perspective. Journal of Couple and Relationship Therapy, 27, 297-320.
Thompson, B. L., & Waltz, J. (2007). Everyday mindfulness and mindfulness meditation: Overlapping constructs or not? Personality and Individual Differences, 43(7), 1875-1885