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Amanda Lowell, PhD

Associate Research Scientist


Research Interests

Child Guidance; Psychology, Child; Community Mental Health Services; Parent-Child Relations; Psychology, Clinical; Psychotherapy; Parenting; Substance-Related Disorders; Psychology, Developmental; Trauma and Stressor Related Disorders

Public Health Interests

Maternal & Child Health; Mental Health; Stigma and Discrimination; Substance Use, Addiction; Health Systems Reform

Selected Publications

  • Assessment and treatment of prenatally exposed infants and childrenLowell, A. & Mayes, L. (2019). Assessment and treatment of prenatally exposed infants and children. In A. Hauptman & J. Salpekar (Eds.), Pediatric neuropsychiatry: A clinical casebook. New York, NY: Springer.
  • Parental substance abuseBoris, N. W., Renk, K., Lowell, A., & Kolomeyer, E. (2018). Parental substance abuse. In C. Zeanah (Ed.), Handbook of infant mental health (Fourth edition). New York, NY: Guilford Press.
  • Are schools failing our children?Renk, K., Lauer, B., McSwiggan, M., Puff, J., Weaver, R., Middleton, M., White, R., & Lowell, A. (2012). Are schools failing our children? In M. Haines & A. Pearce (Eds.), Child and school psychology. Hauppage, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.