Keith Klostermann, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Graduate Counseling and Psychology

Medaille College

Buffalo, New York, USA


Biography

Dr. Keith Klostermann is an Assistant Professor in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Marriage and Family Therapy programs at Medaille College in Buffalo, NY. He is an internationally-recognized expert in the use of Behavioral Couples Therapy for Substance Use Disorders (BCT-SUD) and a Fulbright Specialist with the US Department of State. Dr. Klostermann is licensed as both a mental health counselor and marriage and family therapist, is an AAMFT Approved Supervisor, and is recognized as a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) and certified family therapist (CFT). Most recently, Dr. Klostermann was recognized as a Diplomate and Clinical Mental Counseling Specialist in Couples and Family Counseling by the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA).

Research Interest

Scientific Activities

Certifications and Licensure

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, New York State: # 004451-1; Expiration: 2/28/2018.
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist – New York State: # 001162; Expiration: 03/31/2020
National Certified Counselor – National Board of Certified Counselors: # 89643; Expiration: 4/30/2017
Lead and Master Trainer, Behavioral Couples Therapy for Substance Abuse. Department of Veteran’s Affairs
Approved Supervisor – American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT); #136219
Certified Family Therapist – National Credentialing Academy (NCA).
Diplomate and Clinical Mental Health Counseling Specialist in Couples or Family Counseling - American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA).
Diplomate and Clinical Mental Health Counseling Specialist in Military Counseling – American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA).

Selected Honors and Awards

Receipient, NYMHCA Outstanding Research Award, 2018.
Recipient, Research Award, International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors (IAMFC), 2018.
Recipient, Training and Mentorship Award, International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors (IAMFC), 2017.
Recipient, Marijane Fall Counselor Educator of the Year, North Atlantic Region Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (NARACES), 2016.
Recipient, Brian R. Shero Teaching Excellence and Campus Leadership Award, Medaille College, 2016
Fellow, Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Emerging Leaders Program, Denver Colorado, 2013
Alumni Spotlight Award, Graduate School of Education, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, 2011
Participant, National Institute of Health Loan Repayment Ambassador Program, 2011
Participant, National Institute of Health Summer Institute on the Design and Conduct of Randomized Clinical Trials Involving Behavioral Interventions, 2008
Awardee, National Institute of Health Loan Repayment Program, 2006-2010

Membership in Professional Societies

American Counseling Association, ACES Division, Professional Member # 6376466
Divisions: ACES, North Atlantic ACES, North Central ACES, International Association for Marriage and Family Counselors; NYMHCA
Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Member # 7998
National Board of Certified Counselors, Member # 89643
Maryland Counseling Association, Member # 34833426

Publications

Klostermann, K., Mignone, T., Steffan, S., & Mahadeo, M. (Invited). Supervision in Psychotherapy: Clinical Considerations and Recommendations for Improving the Supervisory Process and Enhancing Professional Development. Addiction Medicine & Therapy.
Klostermann, K., Mignone, T., Papagni, E., & Mahadeo, M. (Invited). Drug use disorders and intimate partner violence. In G. Bohall (Ed.), Dangerous Behavior in Clinical and Forensic Psychology. Springer International Publishing: New York, NY.
Klostermann, K., Mignone, T., Mahadeo, M., & Papagni, E. (Invited). Family therapy and intimate partner violence. In G. Bohall (Ed.), Dangerous Behavior in Clinical and Forensic Psychology. Springer International Publishing: New York, NY.
Steffan, S., & Klostermann, K. (In press). Process improvements in the behavioral healthcare setting. Addiction Medicine & Therapy.
Steffan, S., & Klostermann, K. (In press). Performance measurement in behavioral healthcare centers. SM Addiction Research & Therapy.
Klostermann, K., Steffan, S., & Mignone, T. (In press). Diffusion of new treatments in community practice: Recommendations for implementation. Forensic Science & Addiction Research.
Mignone, T., Steffan, S., Weeks, W., Klostermann, K., & Persessotti, M. (In press). Psychology and mental health practice: A crisis of leadership. Psychology & Psychological Research International Journal.
Mignone, T., Klostermann, K., & Mahadeo, M. (In press). Measurement-Based Care in Psychology Practice with Veterans: Why We Should and How We Can. Journal of Addiction and Therapies.
Klostermann, K., Mignone, T., Peresotti, M., & Gerard, A. (In press). Understanding the power of hope and meaning: Lessons learned from religion and mysticism. Psychology & Psychological Research International Journal.
Klostermann, K., Steffan, S., Weeks, W., & Mignone, T. (In press). Psychology and the leadership void: A call for formal leadership development. Forensic Science & Addiction Research.
Klostermann, K., & Kelley, M. L. (2018). Substance Use Disorders. In J. E. Maddux and B. A. Winstead (Eds.), Psychopathology: Foundations for a contemporary understanding (5th Edition). Mahwah, NJ, US: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Klostermann, K., & Mignone, T. (In press). Feedback informed treatment: Clinical and cost implications. Austin Addiction Sciences.
Klostermann, K., & Mignone, T. (2017). Improving therapist effectiveness: The case for deliberate practice. ARC Journal of Addiction, 5(2), 1034-1037.
Whittaker, A., Elliott, L., Taylor, J., Klostermann, K., O'Farrell, T. J., Littlewood, P., Stoddart, A., & Hillen, P. (2017, Invited). Can behavioural couples therapy for parents receiving opioid replacement therapy benefit children? Findings from a mixed methods 'real world' feasibility study in Scotland. Child Abuse Review (Special Issue).
Klostermann, K., & Mignone, T. (2017). Blending evidence-based treatments with common factors: Why we should and how we can. ARC Journal of Addiction, 2(2), 1-3.
Klostermann, K.. & O’Farrell, T. J. (Invited). Alcohol and other substance use disorders. In K. Wampler (Ed.), Handbook of Couple, Marital, and Family Therapy: The Couple Subsystem in Couple, Marital, and Family Therapy (Vol. III) . Wiley: UK.
Klostermann, K., Mignone, T., Mahadeo, M., Papagni, E., Jones, R., & Grobe, J. (In press). Addiction in suburbia: A growing public health concern. ARC Journal of Addiction.
Mignone, T., Klostermann, K., Mahadeo, M., Jankie, J., & Jones, R. (2017). Confidentiality and family therapy: Cultural considerations. ARC Journal of Psychiatry, 2(1), 9-16.
Klostermann, K., Mahadeo, M., Papagni, E., Mignone, T., & Jones, R. A. (2017). Substance use and relationship functioning: A parallel process. Journal of Addiction and Therapeutic Science, 3(1), 11-15.
Klostermann, K., & Mignone, T. (Invited, 2017). Substance abuse treatment research: Pitfalls and lessons learned. In SAGE Research Methods Cases. 2018.
Mignone, T., Papagni, E., Mahedo, M., Klostermann, K., & Jones, R. A. (2017). Partner violence and PTSD: Clinical considerations and treatment options. Journal of Addiction Medicine and Therapeutic Science, 3(1), 1-6.
Klostermann, K., & O’Farrell, T. J. (2016). Couples therapy in treatment of substance use disorders. In J. Fitzgerald (Ed.), Foundation for Couples Therapy: Research in the Real World (pp. 404-414). Oxon, UK: Taylor & Francis.
Klostermann, K., & Kelley, M. L. (2015). Substance Use Disorders. In J. E. Maddux and B. A. Winstead (Eds.), Psychopathology: Foundations for a contemporary understanding (4th Edition). Mahwah, NJ, US: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Shah, K., McMahon, J. M., Aidala, A., Chen, M., Klostermann, K., Pouget, E., Simmons, J. (In press). Determinants of physical and function well-being in adult HIV-positive heterosexual men. AIDS Care.
Klostermann, K., Renno, S., Mignone, T., & Papagni, E. (In press). Behavioral couples therapy for substance use disorders: Recommendations for dissemination. Journal of Addiction and Therapy.
Klostermann, K., Papagni, E., Mignone-Klostermann, T., Jones, R., & Mahadeo, M. (2017). Substance abuse and intimate partner violence: Neorocognitive considerations. ARC Journal of Psychiatry, 2(1), 1-6.
Klostermann, K. (2016). Marital and family approaches. In K. Sher (Ed.), Oxford Handbook of Substance Use Disorders. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Klostermann, K. & Papagni, E. (2016). Families and substance abuse. In J. Carlson (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia for Marriage, Family and Couples Counseling. SAGE: Thousand Oaks, CA.
Klostermann, K. & Papagni, E. (2016). Duty to warn. In J. Carlson (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia for Marriage, Family and Couples Counseling. SAGE: Thousand Oaks, CA.
Klostermann, K. & Papagni, E. (2016). Common factors. In J. Carlson (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia for Marriage, Family and Couples Counseling. SAGE: Thousand Oaks, CA.
Klostermann, K. (2015). Domestic violence. In N. Naples (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies. Wiley-Blackwell.
Klostermann, K. (2015). Drug and alcohol abuse: Differences by gender and sexuality. In N. Naples (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies. Wiley-Blackwell.
Klostermann, K. (2015). Re-evaluation counseling. In E. Neukrug (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Theory in Counseling and Psychotherapy. Sage.
Klostermann, K., & Forstadt, D. (2015). Social constructivist theory. In N. Naples (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies. Wiley-Blackwell.
McCarty, M., & Klostermann, K. (2015). Same sex marriage. In N. Naples (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies. Wiley-Blackwell.
McCarty, M., & Klostermann, K. (2015). Archetype. In N. Naples (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies. Wiley-Blackwell.
Jones, R., & Klostermann, K. (2015). Wicca. In N. Naples (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies. Wiley-Blackwell.
Elmquist, J., Ferbes, J., Brasfield, Zucosky, H. C., Shorey, R. C., Klostermann, K., & Stuart, G. L. (2015). A systematic review of Children Advocacy Centers’ (CACs) response to cases of child abuse in the United States. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 25, 26-34.
Klostermann, K. (2013). Substance abuse and partner violence. In N. Columbus (Ed.), Psychology of Aggression: New Research (pp. 137-150). Nova Science Publishers.
McMahon, J., Volpe, E., Klostermann, K., Trabold, N., & Xue, Y. (2013). A systematic review of the psychometric properties of the sexual relationship power scale in HIV/AIDS research. Social Science and Medicine.
Klostermann, K., & O’Farrell, T. J. (2013). Behavioral Couples Therapy for Substance Abuse Disorders. Social Work in Public Health, 28, 234-247.
Klostermann, K., & Kelley, M. L. (2012). Substance Use Disorders. In J. E. Maddux and B. A. Winstead (Eds.), Psychopathology: Foundations for a contemporary understanding (3rd Edition; pp. 373-398). Mahwah, NJ, US: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Klostermann, K., Mignone, T., Kelley, M. L., Musson, S., & Bohall, G. (2012). Intimate partner violence in the military: Treatment considerations. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 17, 53-58.
Kelley, M. L., Klostermann, K., & Henson, J. M. (2011). Cognitive behavioral therapy for substance-abusing parents. In N. E. Suchman, M. Pajulo, & L. C. Mayes (Eds.), Parenting and Substance Addiction: Developmental Approaches to Intervention. New York: Oxford University Press.
Klostermann, K., Kelley, M. L., Mignone, T., Pusateri, L. & Wills, K. (2011). Behavioral couples therapy for substance abuse: Where do we go from here? Substance Use & Misuse, 46, 1502-1509.
Kelley, M. L., Pearson, M. R., Trinh, S., Klostermann, K., & Krakowski, K. (2011). Maternal and paternal alcoholism and depressive mood in college students: Parental relationships as mediators of ACOA-depressive mood link. Addictive Behaviors, 36, 700-706.
Klostermann, K., Chen, R., Kelley, M. L. Schroeder, V. M., Braitman, A., & Mignone, T. (2011). Coping behavior and depressive symptoms in adult children of alcoholics. Substance Use and Misuse, 46, 1502-1509.
Klostermann, K., Kelley, M. L., Milletich, R. J., & Mignone, T. (2011). Alcoholism and partner violence for gay and lesbian couples. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 16, 115-119.
Kelley, M., Klostermann, K., Doane, A. N., Mignone, T., Lam, K. K., Fals-Stewart, W., & Padilla, M. A. (2010). The case for examining and treating the combined effects of parental drug use and intimate parental violence on children in their homes. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 15, 76-82.
Klostermann, K., Kelley, M. K., Mignone, T., Pusateri, L., & Fals-Stewart, W. (2010). Partner violence and substance abuse: Treatment Interventions. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 15, 162-166.
Klostermann, K., & Kelley, M. L. (2009). Alcoholism and intimate partner violence: Effects on children’s psychosocial adjustment. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 6(12), 3156-3168.
Klostermann, K., Mignone, T., & Chen, R. (2009). Subtypes of alcohol and intimate partner violence: A latent class analysis. Violence and Victims, 24, 563-577.
Mignone, T., Klostermann, K., & Chen, R. (2009). The relationship between relapse to alcohol and relapse to violence. Journal of Family Violence, 24, 497-506.
Braitman, A. L., Kelley, M. L., Ladage, J. E., Schroeder, V., Gumienny, L. A., Morrow, J. A., & Klostermann, K. (2009). Alcohol and Drug Use among College Student Adult Children of Alcoholics. Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, 53, 69-88.
Fals-Stewart, W., Klostermann, K., & Clinton-Sherrod, M. (2009). Substance abuse and intimate partner violence. In D. O’Leary & E. Wooden (Eds.), Understanding Psychological and Physical Aggression in Couples (pp. 251-269).Mahwah, NJ, US: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Klostermann, K., & Fals-Stewart, W. (2008). Behavioral couples therapy for substance abuse. Journal of Behavior Analysis of Offender and Victim, 1(4), 81-93.
Klostermann, K., Morgan-Lopez, A. A., & Fals-Stewart, W. (2008). Group therapy for substance abuse: Rolling versus closed admissions. The Group Psychologist, Fall/Winter.
Klostermann, K. (2008). Inhalants. In G. L. Fisher & N. A. Roget (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Klostermann, K. (2008). Workplace prevention. In G. L. Fisher & N. A. Roget (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Klostermann, K. (2008). Counseling approaches. In G. L. Fisher & N. A. Roget (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Klostermann, K. (2008). Illicit drugs. In G. L. Fisher & N. A. Roget (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Fals-Stewart, W., & Klostermann, K. (2007). Substance Use Disorders. In J. E. Maddux & B. A. Winstead (Eds.), Psychopathology: Foundations for a contemporary understanding (2nd Edition; pp. 327-348). Mahwah, NJ, US: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Klostermann, K., & Fals-Stewart (2007). Treatment of co-morbid obsessive-compulsive disorder and substance use disorders. In P. Conrod & S. Stewart (Eds.), Co-Morbid Anxiety and Substance Use Disorders: Theoretical and Treatment Issues (pp. 301-324). New York, NY: Springer.
Klostermann, K. (2006). Substance abuse and intimate partner violence: Treatment considerations. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy, 1, 1-24.
Klostermann, K., & Fals-Stewart, W. (2006). Intimate partner violence and alcohol use: Exploring the role of drinking in partner violence and its implications for intervention. Aggression and Violent Behavior: A Review Journal, 11, 587-597.
Fals-Stewart, W., Klostermann, K., & Yates, B. T. (2006). Brief couples therapy efficacious for alcoholism treatment. The Brown University Digest of Addiction Theory and Application. May 1, 2006.
Klostermann, K., Fals-Stewart, W., Gorman, C., Kennedy, C., & Stappenbeck, C. (2005). Behavioral couples therapy for alcoholism and drug abuse: Rationale, methods, findings, and future directions. Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work, 2, 235-255.
Klostermann, K., Fals-Stewart, W., Gorman, C., Kennedy, C., & Stappenbeck, C. (2005). Behavioral couples therapy for alcoholism and drug abuse: Rationale, methods, findings, and future directions. In C. Hilarski (Ed.), Assessment and Treatment with Adolescents, Adults, and Families (pp. 235-255). Haworth Press.
Fals-Stewart, W., Yates, B. T., & Klostermann, K. (2005). Assessing the costs, benefits, cost-benefit, and cost-effectiveness of marital and family treatments: Why we should and how we can. Journal of Family Psychology, 19, 28-39.
Fals-Stewart, W., Klostermann, K., Yates, B. T., O’Farrell, T. J., & Birchler, G. R. (2005). Brief relationship therapy for alcoholism: A randomized clinical trial examining clinical efficacy and cost effectiveness. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 363-371.
Kennedy, C., Klostermann, K., Gorman, C., & Fals-Stewart, W. (2005). Treating substance abuse and intimate partner violence: Implications for addiction professionals. Counselor Magazine, 6(1), 28-34.
Fals-Stewart, W., & Klostermann, K. (2004). Psychoeducational attention control treatment: A 12-session lecture series. Buffalo, New York: Addiction and Family Research Group.
Fals-Stewart, W., & Klostermann, K. (2004). Psychoeducational attention control treatment: A 6-session lecture series. Buffalo, New York: Addiction and Family Research Group.
Fals-Stewart, W., & Klostermann, K. (2004). Group psychoeducational attention control treatment: A 10-session lecture series (1 introductory session & 9 group sessions). Buffalo, New York: Addiction and Family Research Group.
Klostermann, K. C. (2003). Adolescent suicidal behavior: Causes and prevention. Dissertation Abstracts International Section A: Humanities and Social Sciences, 64(4-A).

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