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Christopher Drescher, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor
  • Fellowship Director

Areas of Expertise: DBT for adolescents, DBT skills training for adolescents and their parents, ACT and CBT interventions with children and adolescents, psychological assessment of children and adolescents, and LGBTQ issues in adolescence.

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Christina Bancroft, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Areas of Expertise: Integrated pediatric primary care, psychological assessment, and CBT for children and adolescents.

Catherine (Katie) L. Davis, Ph.D.

  • Professor
  • Faculty, Georgia Prevention Institute

Areas of Expertise: Research focusing on health promotion and disease prevention in children, with regard to obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular risk, cognition and academic achievement, using randomized controlled trials.

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Lara M. Stepleman, Ph.D.

  • Professor
  • Psychology Division Chief

Areas of Expertise: Career guidance and coaching, sexual health and functioning, LGBT health disparities, gender-affirming care, and the intersection of chronic physical and mental illness.

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Amy House, Ph.D.

  • Professor
  • Director, Postdoctoral Training

Areas of Expertise: Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and other evidence-based interventions for suicide, substance abuse, traumatic stress, and severe emotion dysregulation.