Francheska Perepletchikova, PhD

Research Interests

Adolescent Psychiatry; Child Psychiatry; Emotions; Suicide; Mindfulness

Research Organizations

Connecticut Mental Health Center

Research Summary

Dr. Perepletchikova is currently examining preliminary feasibility and efficacy of Dialectical Behavior Therapy adapted for pre-adolescent children exposed to trauma, and exhibiting suicidality and/or self-harm behaviors. Further, she is also evaluating efficacy of this intervention for children with severe emotional and behavioral dysregulation in residential care.

Specialized Terms: trauma, pediatric suicidality and self-injury, emotion regulation, mindfulness, Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Selected Publications

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