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Kari Lannon, Ph.D. - Fielding Graduate University. Virginia Beach, VA, US

Kari Lannon, Ph.D.

Associate Faculty - Clinical Psychology | Fielding Graduate University

Virginia Beach, VA, UNITED STATES

Treatment of eating disorders; trauma including childhood sexual abuse; social and developmental bases of behavior



Kari Lannon, PhD received her master's in Psychology at Fuller Theological Seminary, and went on for a doctorate in Clinical Psychology at Fielding Graduate University in 2013.

Dr. Lannon specializes in developmental and cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy, including play therapy and treatment of eating disorders.

She has conducted research in the relationship between childhood sexual abuse and eating problems in youths and teens, and has spoken at the Crimes Against Children Conference in Dallas, TX.

Dr. Lannon is an adjunct faculty member in the School of Psychology at Fielding Graduate University.

Industry Expertise (4)

Mental Health Care


Training and Development


Areas of Expertise (12)


Cognitive-Behavioral Psychotherapy

Play Therapy

Health Psychology

Psychological Assessment

Social and Emotional Learning

Trauma Including Childhood Sexual Abuse

Eatings Disorders

Cognitive and Affective Bases of Behavior

Social Bases of Behavior

Developmental Bases of Behavior


Education (3)

Fielding Graduate University: PhD, Clinical Psychology 2013

Fuller Theological Seminary: MA, Psychology 2000

Seattle Pacific University: BA, Psychology, Education 1996

Affiliations (4)

  • American Psychological Association (APA) : Member
  • Virginia Psychological Association (VPA) : Member
  • Christian Association for Psychological Studies (CAPS) : Member
  • American Association of Christian Counselors : Member

Event Appearances (3)

Childhood Sexual Abuse and Eating Problems in 8-, 12-, and 14-year-old Females from the Longitudinal Studies of Child Abuse and Neglect (LONGSCAN)

(August, 2014) American Psychological Association Conference  Washington, DC.

ComplexTrauma in the City: A Social and Emotional Learning Intervention with Youth in a High Risk Urban Environment: Preliminary Study

(April, 20140 International Christian Association for Psychological Studies (CAPS) Conference  Washington, DC.

Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: Overview of concepts and review of recent research

(August, 2010) Crimes Against Children Conference  Dallas, TX.