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Dr. Beckman received her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Marquette University in 2000 and completed postdoctoral fellowship training in Health Psychology at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. Research interests include psychological predictors of surgery outcome, as well as laughter and positive psychology. Clinical interests include working with patients on mind-body interactions, health behavior change, illness in an interpersonal context, and existential approaches to chronic illness. Dr. Beckman is licensed by the State of Wisconsin.


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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital, American Family Children's Hospital (primary)

Professional Certifications and Education

Education Marquette University
Fellowship University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, KS
Internship University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, KS

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