M.A. in Marriage and Family Counseling, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1996
M.A. in Religious Education, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1996
M.S. in Psychology, New Mexico Highlands University, 1992
B.A., Buena Vista College, 1987
Teaching Areas & Research Interests
International Trauma and Disaster
Attachment and Marital Quality
Defensiveness and Attachment
Integration of Psychology and Theology
Psychology of Religion
Voss, S. L. (2014). A foundation for spirituality in counseling. Transformation, 8(3), 4-5.
Voss, S. L. (2013). Words, minds, and transformation. Transformation,6(2), 6-8.
Voss, S. L. (2013). Words and Understanding. Transformation, 6(3), 4-5.
The church as an agent in rural mental health, Journal of Psychology and Theology, 1996.
Poster presentation at The Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention May 2010. Boston, MS. Lesher, S. K., Alberts, K. S., Voss, S.L., Dove, J. J., Dengel, S. J., & Roads, J. Motivation Correlates with Mathematics Anxiety in Students at a Community College.
Symposium Speaker at Western Psychological Association Annual Convention 2010. Cancun, Mexico. Title: “Psychology on the Hoof: Cross-Cultural Study Abroad.
Member of Summer S.T.E.P. Research Team studying math anxiety (Summer 2009) Truman State University
Presentation to Truman State University Faculty Forum entitled “CalmingAnxiety to Learn Mathematics” (C.A.L.M.) along with co-presenters Scott Alberts and Jane Roads (November 2008)
Served on the Missouri State Department of Higher Education Curriculum Alignment Initiative Committee to assist in developing entry-level and exit-level competencies in the area of social sciences. (Fall 2007)
Co-Presentation at the Missouri Community College Association: November, 2007 Title: “Math Anxiety: What We Learned in Our Pilot Study”
Text Book Reviewer for Worth Publisher. (2006) Reviewed section on Development in Young Adulthood in Janet Belsky’s new book, “Experiencing the Lifespan.”
Text Book Reviewer for Worth Publisher. (2005) Reviewed chapter on emotion for the 8th edition of Psychology by David G. Myers.
Presentation at the Missouri Community College Association: November, 2005 Title: “Psychology on the Hoof: Cross Cultural Psychology Abroad”