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Joseph Woolston, MD

Albert J. Solnit Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Pediatrics

Contact Information

Joseph Woolston, MD

Mailing Address

  • Child Study Center

    PO Box 207900, 230 South Frontage Road

    New Haven, CT, 06520-7900

    United States

Research Summary

My research interests are the development, implementation and evaluation of effective treatments for childhood onset mental disorders. Current active projects include

  1. Implementation and evaluation of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and ç management training (PMT) in our Outpatient Clinic;
  2. Development, implementation, and evaluation of state-wide network of Intensive, In-home Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Service (IICAPS).

Specialized Terms: Child and adolescent psychiatry; Inpatient child psychiatry; Intensive home-based treatment; Empirically based practice; Implementation of empirically based practice

Coauthors

Research Interests

Adolescent Psychiatry; Child Psychiatry; Inpatients; Psychiatry

Selected Publications

  • Defining Dropout: How Definitions Shape the Prevalence and Predictors of Attrition.Warnick E, Gonzalez A, Weersing VA, Scahill L, and Woolston J. (In Press). Defining Dropout: How Definitions Shape the Prevalence and Predictors of Attrition. Child and Adolescent Mental Health.
  • In-Home Care as a Treatment Option: A New Paradigm for Children with Serious Psychiatric Illness.Woolston, J.L., Adnopoz, J., Berkowitz, S., In-Home Care as a Treatment Option: A New Paradigm for Children with Serious Psychiatric Illness. New Haven: Yale Press. In Press
  • In-home Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Service (IICAPS) Treatment Manual.Woolston, J.L., Adnopoz, J., Berkowitz, S., Intensive, In-home Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Service (IICAPS) Treatment Manual. New Haven: Yale Press. 2007.