Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Matthew Zarantonello, PhD, is full-time faculty at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry. He previously worked for over three decades as a clinical psychologist at the Battle Creek VA Medical Center, where he held general clinical privileges as member of Medical Staff as well as specialty privileges in neuropsychology.
Dr. Zarantonello was awarded his Master’s Degree and Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Loyola University of Chicago. He is a fully licensed psychologist in Michigan and Indiana, and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Assessment Psychology.
Dr. Zarantonello was a consulting editor for the journal Psychological Assessment for over a decade. He has also authored and co-authored scholarly research pertaining to psychology and neuropsychology in peer reviewed journals of the American Psychological Association (APA). He was a recipient of the Professional Service Award from the Association of VA Psychology Leaders (AVAPL), a national award for excellence in the therapeutic care of veterans that is awarded to a single psychologist annually in the VA System.
- American Board of Psychological Specialties
Education and Training
- PhD 1984, Clinical Psychology, Loyola University-Chicago
- MA 1980, Clinical Psychology, Loyola University-Chicago
- BS 1977, Psychology, Loyola University-Chicago
- Clinical Psychology
Zarantonello M., Munley P., Milanovich J. Predicting wechsler adult intelligence scale‐revised (WAIS‐R) IQ scores from the luria‐nebraska neuropsychological battery (form I) Journal of Clinical Psychology. 1993;49:225-233.
Munley P., Zarantonello M. A comparison of MMPI profile types with corresponding estimated MMPI‐2 profiles Journal of Clinical Psychology. 1990;46:803-811.
Munley P., Zarantonello M. A comparison of MMPI profile types across standard and contemporary norms Journal of Clinical Psychology. 1989;45:229-239.
Zarantonello M. Comparability of the WAIS and the WAIS-R: A Consideration of Level of Neuropsychological Impairment Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology. 1988;56:295-297.
Zarantonello M. Expectations for reinforcement from alcohol use in a clinical sample Journal of Studies on Alcohol. 1986;47:485-488.
Zarantonello M., Slaymaker F., Johnson J., Petzel T. Effects of anxiety and depression on anagram performance, ratings of cognitive interference, and the negative subjective evaluation of performance Journal of Clinical Psychology. 1984;40:20-25.
Zarantonello M., Johnson J., Petzel T. The effects of ego‐involvement and task difficulty on actual and perceived performance of depressed college students Journal of Clinical Psychology. 1979;35:285-288.