Scott Gaynor

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Scott Gaynor
Professor and Clinical Program Co-Director
(269) 387-4482
3530 Wood Hall, Mail Stop 5439
Mailing address: 
Department of Psychology
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5439 USA
  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2000
Research interests: 
  • Psychotherapy process and outcome
  • Contemporary behavior therapy

Dr. Scott Gaynor is a professor in the Department of Psychology at Western Michigan University and co-director of clinical training.

His clinical psychology internship and one-year National Institute of Mental Health postdoctoral fellowship were completed at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic in Pittsburgh. He and students in his laboratory are currently working on intervention studies involving children, adolescent and adult samples.

He teaches courses in child development, psychopathology and psychotherapy. He also directs the Behavior Research and Therapy Laboratory, which conducts treatment process and outcome research (often with children and adolescents).

Gaynor received a 2019 College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Achievement Award in Teaching.