Dr. Jarnecke has been an Adjunct Lecturer in the department since 1987. He earned a PhD in Clinical Psychology from Miami University and completed his year of internship at Larue D. Carter Memorial Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and has been in private practice since 1982, providing psychotherapy and psychological assessment. He has published in the Journal of Clinical and Consulting Psychology and has also presented on the Integration of the Arts with Teaching at the Virginia Psychological Association. He has been involved in local community theater as an actor, director and playwright. One of his plays, “Thresholds” was performed at VPA.