Work Information
Teaching

Teach the Following Core Courses in the UW-La Crosse Graduate School Psychology Program

Intelligence Lab

School Psychology Practicum I, II & III

Cognitive-Behavior Interventions

Consultation in the Schools

Internship I & II

Thesis

Undergraduate Educational Psychology & Psychological Measurement

 

Research

     Dixon, R.J. (2008, March). Getting the School Ready for Adolescents:
Designing RtI Practices at the Secondary Level
. Presented at the Minnesota School Psychologists Association Mid-Winter Conference, St. Paul, MN.

     Dixon, R.J. & Juve, D. (2008, February). Implementing RtI in a High School: First Steps and Beyond. Paper presented at the annual meeting for the National Association of School Psychologists, New Orleans, LA.

     Dixon, R.J. (2007, October). Response to Intervention: Application to the High School. Presented at the Wisconsin School Psychologists Association Fall Conference, Madison, WI.

     Dixon, R.J. (2007). Response to Intervention: Applications to Students in the
Middle. Presented at the Wisconsin Association of Middle Level Educators Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI.
     

     Dixon, R.J. (2007, April). Responsive to Secondary Students: RtI from the High School Perspective. Paper presented at the annual meeting for the National Association of School Psychologists, New York, NY.

     Dixon, R.J. (2005, April). ABCs of DVDs for the SB5: Enhancing training for school psychologists. Paper presented at the annual meeting for the National Association of School Psychologists, Atlanta, GA.

     Wilson, C., Cary, M., Dixon, R.J., & Cerbin, W. (2004, May). Lesson study & psychology: Eastern elementary meets western post-secondary education. Presented at the 5th Annual Enhancing the Teaching of Psychology Conference, Green Bay, WI.

     Dixon, R.J. (2004, May). IDEA: Discussing the changes for school psychology. Presented at the 27th Annual School Psychology Roundtable, La Crosse, WI.

     Dixon, R.J. (2004, March). Intelligence assessment: Examiner errors across multiple measures. Poster session presented at the annual meeting for the National Association of School Psychologists, Dallas, TX.

     Dixon, R.J. (2002, March). Emotional Disturbance: Is there a positive side to this disability. Paper presented at the annual meeting for the National Association of School Psychologists, Chicago, IL.

      Dixon, R.J., Larson, J., Knesting, K., Miller, B. (2002, February). School violence and crisis management: Differing perspectives on pre-service training. Symposium presented at the annual meeting for the National Association of School Psychologists, Chicago, IL.

     Dixon, R.J. (2001, April). Interpersonal development of future school psychologists. Poster session presented at the annual meeting for the National Association of School Psychologists, Washington, DC.

     Dixon, R.J. (2000, March). Crisis, Crisis, Where’s the next crisis? School Crisis Management Planning. Paper presented at the annual meeting for the National Association of School Psychologists, New Orleans, LA.

     Dixon, R.J. (2000, March). Data, Data, Data!  Using computers to help reach responsible conclusions.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting for the National Association of School Psychologists, New Orleans, LA.

     Flicek, M., Dixon, R.J., Blackwell, S. (1997, April). The role that schools should have in preventing and managing anti-social behavior. Paper presented at the Least Restrictive Environment Conference, Casper, WY.

     Dixon, R.J. (1997, April). Negative mood regulation and coping preferences in early adolescence. Poster session presented at the annual meeting for the National Association of School Psychologists, Anaheim, CA. 

Service

President, Wisconsin School Psychologists Association. (2006-2007)

Committee Member, National Association of School Psychologists’ Workshop Review Board. (2004 to present).

Reviewer, National Association of School Psychologists’ Program Review Board. (2002 to Present)

Committee Chair, Continuing Professional Development, Wisconsin School Psychologists Association (2003 to Present)

Program Coordinator, Fall 2003 Wisconsin School Psychologists Association’s Convention

President, Coulee Region Association of School Psychologists (2002-2004)

Member, Graduate Council at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse(2002-2006, 2007 to Present)

Senator, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (2002-2005)