Dr. Roland Fleck

College of Letters and Sciences
Psychology

Dr. John Roland Fleck

Licensure:

Licensed Psychologist (PSY 5502), California Board of Medical Quality Assurance, Psychology Examining Committee, July 3, 1978. Specialization: Clinical/Counseling Psychology.

Certification:

Certificate of Proficiency in the Treatment of Alcohol and other Psychoactive Substance Use Disorders, American Psychological Association, April 1, 2005.

Book Chapter

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2013). A person-centred approach to addiction treatment. In M. Cooper, A. Bohart, M. O’Hara & P, Schmid (eds.), Handbook of person-centred psychotherapy and counseling (2nd ed.) (pp. 371-390). Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.

Journal Publications

Ansarra, R., Colwell, K., Anisman, C., Hines, A., Fleck, R., Kondor, S., & Cole, L. (2011). Augmenting ACID with affective details to assess credibility. European Journal of Psychology Applied to the Legal Context, 3(2). 141-158.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2013). Religious-spiritual issues in couples and family therapy: A developmental perspective. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 3(4), 1-7.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2013). The immigrant family: Parent-child dilemmas and therapy considerations. American International Journal of Contemporary  Research, 3(8), 13-17.

Conference Presentations

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2005, March). Stages of change and motivational interviewing in treating domestic violence. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Memphis, TN.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2005, April). Stages of change and motivational interviewing: A user friendly approach for beginners. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the California Psychological Association, Pasadena, CA.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2005, April). A motivational interviewing clinical supervision model. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Western PsychologicalAssociation, Portland, OR.

Fleck, J. R. (2005, August). The integration of psychology and theology: An unconsummated union? Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2006, April). Religious-spiritual issues in couples therapy: A developmental perspective. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Austin, TX.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2006, April). A developmental model of religious-spiritual identity formation: Client and therapist roles. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Palms Springs, CA.

Fleck, J. R. & Parker, J. (2007, January). Motivational interviewing: Skills for counselors. Paper presented at the 28th Annual Training Institute on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Clearwater, FL.

Parker, J. & Fleck, J. R. (2007, January). Ethics for clinicians. Paper presented at the 28th Annual Training Institute on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Clearwater, FL.

Fleck, J. R. & Parker, J. (2007, April). Ethics for clinicians: Part 1. Paper presented at the 21st National Conference on the Family in Stress and Crisis, Santa Fe, NM.

Parker, J. & Fleck, J. R. (2007, April). Ethics for clinicians: Part 2. Paper presented at the 21st National Conference on the Family in Stress and Crisis, Santa Fe, NM.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2007, August). Cross-cultural marriage: Challenges, complexities and 43 years of reflection. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2008, April). The immigrant family: Parent-child dilemmas. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, CA.

Fleck, D. T. & Fleck, J. R. (2008, April). Supervision case study: An integrative- collaborative model. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, CA.

Fleck, J. R. & Parker, J. (2008, May). Motivational interviewing: Advanced applications. Paper presented at the 21st Annual Northwest Conference on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Seattle, WA.

Fleck, J. R. & Parker, J. (2008, May). Ethics for clinicians. Paper presented at the 21st Annual Northwest Conference on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Seattle, WA.

Parker, J. & Fleck, J. R. (2008, May). Ethics for clinicians: Boundary violations. Paper presented at the 21st Annual Northwest Conference on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Seattle, WA.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (2008, August). Cross-cultural marriage therapy: Complexities, Challenges and Personal Reflections. Poster session accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

Fleck, J. R. (2008, September). The immigrant family: Parent-child dilemmas and therapy considerations. Second National University faculty Research and Scholarship Conference. La Jolla, CA.

Fleck, J. R. (2009, January). Motivational interviewing: User friendly advanced applications. Paper presented at the 30th Annual Training Institute on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Clearwater, FL.

Fleck, J. R. & Parker, J. (2009, January). Law and ethics for the clinician in the 21st century. Paper presented at the 30th Annual Training Institute on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Clearwater, FL.

Parker, J. & Fleck, J. R. (2009, January). Ethical therapeutic relationships; Boundaries and limits. Paper presented at the 30th Annual Training Institute on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Clearwater, FL.

Fleck, J. R. & Parker, J. (2009, September, 2009). Motivational interviewing: User friendly advanced applications for the treatment of sexual compulsivity. Paper presented at the SASH Conference, San Diego, CA.

Fleck, J. R. & Parker, J. (2010, January). Ethics for clinicians: Exploring boundary violations and more. 31st Annual Training Institute on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders. Clearwater, FL.

Parker, J. & Fleck J. R. (2010, January). Ethics and boundary issues for clinicians: Case studies and applications. 31st Annual Training Institute on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders. Clearwater, FL.

Fleck, J. R. (2010, June). Ethics for clinicians: Critical ethical considerations. 23rd Annual Northwest Conference on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders. Seattle, WA.

Fleck, J. R. (2010, June). Ethics for clinicians: Critical legal considerations. 23rd Annual Northwest Conference on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders. Seattle, WA.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. T. (August, 2010). Cross-cultural collaborative marriage therapy: Complexities, challenges & personal reflections. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, San Diego, CA.

Fleck, R., & Parker, J. (2011, May). Using motivational interviewing with sexual compulsivity. The 25th National Conference on The Self and Family. Santa Fe,  NM.

Fleck, R., & Parker, J. (2011, May). Ethics for clinicians: Critical legal issues for clinical practice. The 25th Conference on The Self and Family. Santa Fe, NM.

Parker, J., & Fleck, R. (2011, May). Ethics for clinicians 2: Key ethical considerations for clinicians. The 25th National Conference on The Self and Family. Santa Fe, NM.

Fleck, R. (2013, May). A case study approach to law and ethic for clinicians. The 26th Annual Northwestern Conference on Health and Addictive Disorders. Seattle, WA.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. (2014, April). A person-centered collaborative approach to addiction treatment. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, OR.

Fleck, J. R. & Fleck, D. (2014, August). Cross-Cultural marriage: Reflections & partner death after 48 years. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

Fleck, J. R. (2016, January). A collaborative person-centered approach to addiction treatment. 60-minute workshop at the 2016 Carl Rogers Annual Conference, San Diego, CA.

Fleck, J. R. (2017, April). The immigrant family: Parent-Adolescent challenges and therapy considerations. 90-minute workshop presented at the 15th Annual Conference on Adolescents and Young Adults, Las Vegas, NV.

Fleck, J. R. (2017, April). A collaborative person-centered approach to addiction treatment in adolescents and young adults. 90-minute workshop presented at the 15th Annual Conference on Adolescents and Young Adults, Las Vegas, NV.

Fleck, J. R. (2017, May). A collaborative person-centered approach to addiction treatment. 90-minute workshop presented at the 30th Annual Northwest Conference on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Seattle, WA.

Parker, J. & Fleck, J. R. (2017, June). Law and ethics: A case study approach to ethical considerations. 90-minute workshop presented at the 30th Annual Northwest Conference on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Seattle, WA.

Fleck, J. R. & Parker, J. (2017, June). Law and ethics: A case study approach to legal considerations. 90-minute workshop presented at the 30th Annual Northwest Conference on Behavioral Health and Addictive Disorders, Seattle, WA.

Publications: Books

Fleck, J. R. & Carter, J. D. (Eds.). (1981). Psychology and Christianity: Integrative readings. Nashville: Abingdon Press.

Publications: Book Chapters

Fleck, J. R. (1976). Dimensions of personal religion: A dichotomy or trichotomy? In W. J. Donaldson, Jr. (Ed.), Research in mental health and religious behavior: An introduction to research in the integration of Christianity and the behavioral sciences. Atlanta: The Psychological Studies Institute.

Fleck, J. R. (1978). Research on adolescent religiosity. In R. Zuck and W. Benson (Eds.), Youth education in the church. Chicago: Moody Press.

Journal Publications

Ballard, S. N. & Fleck, J. R. (1975). The teaching of religious concepts: A three stage model. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 3, 164-171.

Fleck, J. R. (1972). Cognitive styles in children and performance on Piagetian conservation tasks. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 35, 747-756.

Fleck, J. R. (1972). Note on the Concept Assessment Kit—Conservation. Psychological Reports, 31, 118.

Fleck, J. R. (1976). A review of the Tennessee Self-Concept Scale. In C. W. Ellison (Ed.), Self Esteem. Oklahoma City: Christian Association for Psychological Studies.

Fleck, J. R., Ballard, S. N. & Reilly, J. W. (1975). The development of religious concepts and maturity: A three stage model. Journal of Psychology and Theology. 3, 156- 163.

Fleck, J. R., Fuller, C. C., Malin, S. Z., Miller, D. H. & Acheson, K. R. (1980). Father psychological absence and heterosexual behavior, personal adjustment and sex- typing in adolescent girls. Adolescence, 15, 847-860.

Fleck, J. R., McThomas, A. R., Nielsen, L. F. & Shumaker, D. G. (1973). Self-concept change in ministers and missionaries. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 1, 28- 34.

Musser, J. M. & Fleck, J. R. (1983). The relationship of paternal acceptance and control to college females’ personality adjustment. Adolescence, 18, 907-916.

Nielsen, L. F. & Fleck, J. R. (1981). Defensive repressors and empathic impairment. Psychological Reports, 48, 615-624.

Smith, D. S. & Fleck, J. R. (1980). Personality correlates of conventional and unconventional glossolalia. The Journal of Social Psychology, 114, 209-217.

Wickstrom, D. L. & Fleck, J. R. (1983). Missionary children: Correlates of self-esteem and dependency. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 11, 222-235.

Wiebe, K. & Fleck, J. R. (1980). Personality correlates of intrinsic, extrinsic, and nonreligious orientations. Journal of Psychology, 105, 181-187.

Conference Presentations

Carter, J. D., Duvall, N. S. & Fleck, J. R. (1978, April). Integration of psychology and Christianity: A short course—theory, research and therapy. Workshop presented at the meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies, Chicago.

Carter, J. D. & Fleck, J. R. (1975, April). An evaluation of Gothard’s implicit theory of personality. Paper presented at the meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies, Oklahoma City.

Entner, P. D. & Fleck, J. R. (1976, June). Religious orientation and mental health. Paper presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles.

Fleck, J. R. (1972, January). Cognitive controls in children and performance on Piagetian conservation tasks. Paper presented at the Second Annual UAP Conference—Piagetian Theory and the Helping Professions, Los Angeles.

Fleck, J. R. (1975, April). The integration of psychology and theology in the classroom. Symposium presented at the meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies, Oklahoma City.

Fleck, J. R. (1975, April). The development of religious concepts: A three stage model. Paper presented at the meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies, Oklahoma City.

Fleck, J. R. (1976, January). Dimensions of personal religion: A dichotomy or trichotomy? Paper presented at a national conference on Research in Mental Health and Religious Behavior, Atlanta.

Fleck, J. R. (1976, April). Dimensions of personal religion: A dichotomy or trichotomy? Preliminary research findings. Paper presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles.

Fleck, J. R. (1976, June). Dimensions of personal religion: a review of the literature. Paper presented at the joint meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies and Western Association of Christians for Psychological Studies, Santa Barbara, CA.

Fleck, J. R. (1977, October). Dimensions of personal religion: A trichotomous view. Paper presented at the meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, Chicago.

Fleck, J. R. (1978, April). The importance of research in the Christian helping profession. Workshop presented at the meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies, Chicago.

Fleck, J. R. (1978, April). Dimensions of personal religion: A trichotomous view. Paper presented at the meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies, Chicago.

Fleck, J. R. (1979, April). The interface of psychology and religion: Theory, research, and practice. Symposium presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, San Diego.

Fleck, J. R. (1979, April). Interface of psychology and religion: Three-dimensional theological research model. Paper presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, San Diego.

Fleck, J. R. & Brittell, L. (1978, August). Personal religion: Parental antecedents, intrapersonal and interpersonal functioning. Paper presented at the meeting of the American Psychological Association, Toronto.

Fleck, J. R., Coffey, C., Malin, S., Miller, D & Acheson, K. (1978, April). Father psychological absence and heterosexual behavior, sex-typing, and personal adjustment in adolescent girls. Paper presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, San Francisco.

Fleck, J. R., Day, L. G. & Reilly, J. W. (1974, April). Concept of God and parental images as a function of age of Christian conversion experience. Paper presented at the meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies, Atlanta.

Fleck, J. R., Day, L. G. & Reilly, J. W. (1974, December). Concept of God and parents, and perceived parental religious orientation as a function of age of Christian conversion experience. Paper presented at the meeting of the Interamerican Society of Psychology, Bogota, Colombia.

Fleck, J. R., Egli, D., Free, K. & Malin, S. (1978, February). The child’s conception of heaven, hell and death. Paper presented at the Eighth Annual UAP Interdisciplinary International Conference on Piagetian Theory and the Helping Professions, Los Angeles.

Fleck, J. R., Horner, A. & Castillo, N. (1979, October). Personal religion and psychological schemata: A cross cultural perspective. Paper presented at the meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, San Antonio, TX.

Fleck, J. R. & Nielsen, L. (1979, April). Defensive repressors and empathic impairment. Paper presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, San Diego.

Fleck, J. R. & Reilly, J. W. (1975, March). A Piagetian model for the development of religious maturity. Paper presented at the meeting of the California Psychological Association, Anaheim, CA.

MacRae, D. R. & Fleck, J. R. (1976, June). The effect of Maslovian needs on God concept and religious perceptions: Preliminary findings. Paper presented at the joint meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies and Western Association of Christians for Psychological Studies, Santa Barbara, CA.

MacRae, D. R. & Fleck, J. R. (1977, October). The relationship of psychological needs to God concept and religious perceptions. Paper presented at the meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, Chicago.

Reilly, J. W. & Fleck, J. R. (1975, April). Similarity of God and parental concepts as a function of ego and superego control. Paper presented at the meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies, Oklahoma City.

Reilly, J. W. & Fleck, J. R. (1979, October). Ego identity status and religious orientation. Paper presented at the meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, San Antonio, TX.

Smith, D. & Fleck, J. R. (1978, April). Glossolalia: The personality correlates of convention and unconventional subgroups. Paper presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, San Francisco.

Wickstrom, D. & Fleck, J. R. (1979, October). Self esteem and dependency in early, late, and non-boarding missionary children. Paper presented at the meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, San Antonio, TX.

Wiebe, K. & Fleck, J. R. (1979, April). Religious orientation, religious affiliation, and personality. Paper presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, San Diego.

Contact Details

College of Letters and Sciences
rfleck@nu.edu
(858) 642-8577