David Martinson, Ph.D.

David Martinson, Ph.D.
Title: 
Associate Professor of Psychology
Office: 
11A Nazareth Hall
Phone Extension: 
3518
Email Address: 
dmartinson@immaculata.edu
Education: 

Ph.D., 2012, University of South Carolina
M.Ed., 1996, University of South Carolina

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Licensed Professional Counselor
  • Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor
  • Certified Addiction Counselor
  • Certified Clinical Supervisor
Biography: 

Dr. David Emil Martinson, originally from Norway, earned his Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision (CACREP) from the University of South Carolina.  He has over 25 years of clinical experience as a counselor working with families, adolescents, and groups in a variety of settings, including psychiatric institutions, trauma and addiction clinics, therapeutic foster care, and private practice. 

He holds membership with the American Counseling Association (ACA), the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES), the North Atlantic Region Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (NARACES), and the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC).  He has presented at counseling conferences in the USA, Norway, and Canada.

Dr. Martinson is the field site coordinator for the M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program. He served as the chapter faculty advisor for the Beta Mu Chapter of the Chi Sigma Iota Honors Society from 2012-2016 and is currently the co-chapter faculty advisor for Beta Mu.

Courses Taught: 
  • Crisis Intervention and Trauma
  • Family Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Education and Counseling
  • Counseling Theories and Techniques
  • Practicum and Internship in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Research Interests: 
  • Transcultural/International Counseling
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Substance Abuse Counseling and Supervision
  • Feedback in Clinical Supervision and Counselor Education
  • Collaborative Clinical Supervision - Qualitative research in Norway and USA
Publications: 

Martinson, D. & Bowers, R. (2015). Collaborative clinical supervision: A precursor to implementing a feedback milieu in counseling. The Journal of the Pennsylvania Counseling Association, (14)2, 48-54.

Presentations: 

Martinson, D. (September 24, 2016). Developing a proactive crisis response in counselors: Lessons learned from Utøya, Norway. North Atlantic Region Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (NARACES) Regional Conference. Syracuse, NY.

Bowers, R. & Martinson, D. (September 24, 2016). Elevating student voices in supervision: Using formative feedback in counselor education programs. North Atlantic Region Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (NARACES) Regional Conference. Syracuse, NY.

Martinson, D. (June, 2016). Transcultural collaborative clinical supervision: A Norwegian perspective. 12th International Interdisciplinary Conference on Clinical Supervision. Adelphi University. Garden City, NY.

Bowers, R., Kropp, S., Krupka, S., Martinson, D., Wagner, E. (April, 2016) Building collaborative learning experiences through student generated feedback of clinical supervision in the counseling education classroom. Research poster. Immaculata University Posters under the Dome Research Symposium, Immaculata, PA.

Bowers, R., Kropp, S., Krupka, S., & Martinson, D. Wagner, E. (April, 2016). Counseling supervision feedback tools: A Scandinavian example of transcultural counseling collaboration and communication. Research poster. American Counseling Association (ACA) and Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA) National Conference - Montréal, QC, Canada.

Martinson, D. (March, 2016). Ethical issues in clinical supervision. Immaculata University Predoctoral Internship Consortium Supervision Workshop. Immaculata, PA.

Brumfield, K. & Martinson, D. (March, 2016). Ethical issues in counselor education and supervision. Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program 4th Annual Supervision Workshop. Immaculata University Graduate Psychology Department. Immaculata, PA.

Bowers, R. & Martinson, D. (October, 2015). Collaborative Clinical Supervision: A Scandinavian example of employing feedback tools in transcultural counseling supervision settings. Association of Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference. Philadelphia, PA.

Martinson, D. & Bowers, R. (November, 2014). Poster presentation of research study results of the implementation of collaborative clinical supervision feedback tools in graduate counseling internship settings.  TOGETHER: Empowerment through Collaboration - 46th Annual Pennsylvania Counseling Association (PCA) Conference. State College, PA.

Martinson, D. & Bowers, R. (September, 2014). Implementing collaborative clinical supervision feedback tools in counseling practicum and internship settings research poster. North Atlantic Region Association for Counselor Education and Supervision - NARACES Regional Conference. Providence, RI.

Martinson, D. (May, 2014).  Using continuous feedback instruments in counseling and clinical supervision. The International Association for Counselling (IAC) Conference 2014. Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

Martinson, D. & Bowers, R. (April, 2014).  Collaborative clinical supervision. (Beta Mu research results).  2nd Annual Counseling Psychology Supervision Workshop.  Beta Mu and Immaculata University Graduate Psychology Department. Immaculata, PA.

Martinson, D. (April, 2014).  Using continuous feedback instruments in clinical supervision. Professional Training and Development Series. Philadelphia Connections.  Philadelphia,  PA.

Martinson, D., Bowers, R., Connell, K., & Johnson, S. (April, 2014) Implementing collaborative clinical supervision feedback tools in counseling practicum and internship settings. Research poster.  Immaculata University Posters Under the Dome Research Symposium, Immaculata, PA.

Martinson, D. (February, 2014).  True client collaboration:  A Scandinavian example.  6th Annual UCF Counseling Conference. University of Central Florida Teaching Academy, Orlando, FL.

Martinson, D. (January, 2014).  Collaborative clinical supervision: Using feedback instruments as a way to enhance clinical supervision practices. Immaculata University Predoctoral Internship Consortium Supervision Workshop.  Immaculata, PA.

Martinson, D. & Bellwoar, V. (November, 2013).  Using continuous client feedback to inform psychotherapy.  Co-sponsored by Associates of Springfield Psychological and the Philadelphia Society of Clinical Psychologists.  Philadelphia, PA.

Martinson, D., Spitz, K., & Stinchfield, T. (March, 2013).  Using feedback in clinical supervision.  Counseling Psychology Supervision Workshop.  Immaculata University Graduate Psychology Department. Immaculata, PA.

Martinson, D. (February, 2013).  Using continuous feedback instruments in clinical supervision.  5th Annual UCF Counseling Conference. University of Central Florida  Teaching Academy, Orlando, FL.

Martinson, D. (January, 2013). Trauma focused PTSD & addiction and criminal behavior.  At  Risk Behavior Symposium – Prevention and Intervention. Chester County Intermediate Unit – CCIU Division of Teaching and Learning. Coatesville, PA.

Caudill, C., Gold, J., Martin, J., Martinson, D., McAllister, T., & Neill, J. (October, 2011). Developing an identity as a researcher. Association of Counselor Education and Supervision ACES National Conference.  Nashville, TN.

Huggins, T. & Martinson, D. (September, 2008). Client- and evidence-based practice:  What it means for practitioners to use true client collaboration.  EffektiviseringsNettverk – K8 Psykisk Helse. Lillehammer, Norway.

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