Deborah A. King, Ph.D.

Deborah A. King, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-3612
Fax: (585) 273-1082


The biographical information for Deborah A. King, Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Rita P. Underberg Award for Excellencein Teaching in the Psychology Training Program 2008
Clinical Mentorship Award, Society of Clinical Geropsychology, American Psychological Association 2007 - 2007
Mary Lou Meyers, MD Award for Outstanding Medical Student Teaching, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester 2006 - 2006
Fellow, Society of Clinical Psychology (Division 12), American Psychological Association 2005 - 2005
1984-85 NIMH Fellow in Geropsychology and Neuropsychology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry 1984 - 1985
NIMH Fellowship Awards in Psychology and Geropsychology 1982 - 1985
Honors Research Grant, Department of Women's Studies, Indiana University 1980 - 1980
Phi Beta Kappa 1977 - 1977
Graduation Honors in Psychology, Indiana University 1977 - 1977
NIMH U.S. Public Health Traineeship in Psychology, Indiana University 1977 - 1978

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 53 available »

Lane, G., Podgorski, C., Norohna, D. & King, D. "The hidden caregiver: Kinship caregivers and lessons learned from dementia family caregiving". Clinical Geropsychologist. 2012; 35: 195-203.
Van Orden, K.A., Bamonti, P.M., King, D.A. & Duberstein, P.R. "Does perceived burdensomeness erode meaning in life among older adults?". Aging and Mental Health,. 2012; 16: 855-860.
Van Orden, K.A., Talbot, N. & King, D. "Use of the interpersonal theory of suicide to inform interpersonal psychotherapy with a suicidal older adult." Clinical Case Studies. 2012; 11.: 333-347.
Boyle, LL., Lyness, J.M., Duberstein, P.R., Karuza, J., King, D.A., Messing, S., Tu X. "Trait neuroticism, depression, and cognitive function in older primary care patients". American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2010; 18: 305-312.
Boyle, L.L., Porsteinsson, A.P., Cui, X., King, D.A., Lyness, J.M. "Depression predicts cognitive disorders in older primary care patients". Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 2010; 71: 74-79.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Psychiatry, Geriatric/Psychiatry (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Clinical Psychology | Indiana University1983
BA | Psychology | Indiana University1977

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Geropsychology and Neuropsychology at University of Rochester09/01/1984 - 06/30/1985
Fellowship in Adult Clinical Psychology at University of Rochester09/01/1982 - 06/30/1984
Internship in Clinical Psychology at University of Rochester09/01/1981 - 06/30/1982