Child Study Center Faculty

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Fred Volkmar

Chair

Irving B. Harris Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Pediatrics, of Psychiatry and of Psychology

Clinical Interests

Autistic Disorder; Developmental Disabilities

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Jean Adnopoz

Coordinator of Community Programs

Clinical Professor in the Child Study Center

Director of In-Home Clinical Services

Research Interests

Psychiatry and Psychology; Health Care

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Laurie Cardona-Wolenski

Co-Director, Yale Child Study Center Pediatric Consulation-Liaison Service

Associate Research Scientist in the Child Study Center and Assistant Clinical Professor of Nursing

Chief of Psychology, Yale Child Study Center Psychology Training Program

Co-Director, Yale Child Study Center Pediatric Consultation-Liaison Service

Clinical Interests

Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity

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Katarzyna Chawarska

Director, Developmental Disabilities Clinic for Infants and Toddlers

Associate Professor in the Child Study Center and of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)

Director, Toddler Developmental Disabilities Clinic

Research Interests

Mental Disorders; Human Development

Clinical Interests

Autistic Disorder; Developmental Disabilities

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Christine Dauser

Director, Outpatient Clinic

Associate Research Scientist in the Child Study Center

Director of the Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic

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Walter Gilliam

Director, The Edward Zigler Center in Child Development Social Policy

Associate Professor in the Child Study Center and of Psychology

Associate Professor of Psychology

Director, The Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy

Research Interests

Child Behavior Disorders; Child Development; Developmental Disabilities; Child Rearing; Consultants; Education; Parents; Primary Prevention; Mental Disorders Diagnosed in Childhood; Resilience, Psychological

Clinical Interests

Pediatrics

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Michele Goyette-Ewing

Director, Psychology Training

Associate Research Scientist in the Child Study Center

Director, Psychology Training

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Steven Marans

Director, National Center for Children Exposed to Violence at the Yale Child Study Center

Harris Professor in the Child Study Center

Director, National Center for Children Exposed to Violence/Childhood Violent Trauma Center at the Yale Child Study Center

Director, Trauma Service

Professor of Psychiatry

Research Interests

Mental Disorders

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Andres Martin

Director, Medical Studies Yale Child Study Center

Riva Ariella Ritvo Professor, Yale Child Study Center

Deputy Chair and Director of Medical Studies, Yale Child Study Center

Medical Director, Children's Psychiatric Inpatient Service at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital

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Maysa Akbar

Associate Research Scientist in the Child Study Center

Research Interests

Psychiatry and Psychology