Director of Field Training
University at Albany, State University of New York
Dr. Kostelnik joined the faculty in 2015. Prior to that, she was on the faculty at Alfred University and most recently completed risk assessments and expert court testimony for the New York State Office of Mental Health, Division of Forensic Services. Currently, Dr. Kostelnik serves as the university supervisor for second year students completing the practicum experience and third year students completing their internships and school field placements. She also teaches courses in social-emotional assessment and social psychology. Dr. Kostelnik’s major research interests include parental involvement in education, juvenile sex offenders, resiliency, and training issues in school psychology.