Krista Jordan, PhD

Krista Jordan, PhD

Krista Jordan, PhD

Certifications:

Texas license #26883 from the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council
Board certified through the American Board of Professional Psychology with a specialty in Clinical Psychology
”Level 3 Trained” status in the Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy

Areas of Focus:

Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy (PACT), Individual Therapy, Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Attachment Theory, Dyadic Therapy, Health Psychology, Object Relations Theory, Interpersonal Neurobiology

Education:

PhD in Clinical Psychology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas – Summa Cum Laude
BA in Psychology, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs – Summa Cum Laude

Krista’s Recent Articles

Professional Background

Dr. Krista Jordan received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 1996, and is also board certified through the American Board of Professional Psychology with a specialty in Clinical Psychology. Dr. Jordan recently achieved the “Level 3 Trained” certification from the Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy, making her the only psychologist in Texas with that distinction, and one of 19 worldwide.

Learn more about Krista on her website.

Published Articles:

  • Howard, K., Castaneda, R., Gray, A., Haskard-Zolneirek, K. and Jordan, K. Psychosocial factors related to functional restoration treatment completion and return-to-function for patients with chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorders. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2017, 59(3):320-326
  • Arteta, J., Cobos, B., Hu, Y., Jordan, K.D., Howard, K. Evaluation of How Depression and Anxiety Mediate the Relationship between Pain Catastrophizing and Prescription Opioid Misuse in a Chronic Pain Population. Pain Medicine 2016, 17 (2): 295-303.
  • Jordan, K.D., Mayer, T.G. and Gatchel, R.D., Should Extended Disability Be an Exclusion Criterion for Tertiary Rehabilitation? Spine 1998, 23 , 2110-2117.
  • Mayer, T.G., Gatchel, R.D. and Jordan, K.D. Outcomes of Early vs. Late Intervention in Chronically Disabled Patients. Spine Letter, 1996, 3, 1-2.
  • Jordan, K.D. Length of Disability in the Rehabilitation of Chronic Spinal Disordered Patients: Treatment Outcomes and Psychological Descriptors. Division of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 1996.