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Kathleen M. Myers, MD

Kathleen M. Myers, MD

Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

On staff since September 2001

Children's Title: Clinical Program Director, Consultation/Liaison Service; Program Director, Telepsychiatry and Behavioral Health

Academic Title: Professor

Research Center: Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development

Recommendations

  • Scott Kennewick, WA 04.09.13

    Dr Meyers was outstanding, just as she was highly recommended to us. She was very professional, excellent in obtaining a pertinent history and teaching, and very personable and empathetic. It was well worth the trip to Seattle.

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Medical/Professional School

University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu

Residency

Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle

Fellowship

Public Health, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle

Clinical Interests

Telepsychiatry; rural psychiatry; mood disorders (depressive disorders and bipolar disorders); psychotic disorders; consultation-liaison psychiatry

Lab URL

http://www.seattlechildrens.org/research/child-health-behavior-and-development/myers-lab/

Research Focus Area

Behavioral / Mental Health

Awards and Honors

Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
Seattle Magazine Top Doctor - 2013 Seattle Magazine 2013

Publications

  • Palmer NB, Myers KM, Vander Stoep A, McCarty CA, Geyer JR, Desalvo A
    Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and telemental health.
    Current psychiatry reports , 2010 Oct. : 409-17
  • Myers KM, Vander Stoep A, McCarty CA, Klein JB, Palmer NB, Geyer JR, Melzer SM
    Child and adolescent telepsychiatry: variations in utilization, referral patterns and practice trends.
    Journal of telemedicine and telecare , 2010 : 128-33
  • Myers KM, Valentine JM, Melzer SM
    Child and adolescent telepsychiatry: utilization and satisfaction.
    Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association , 2008 Mar. : 131-7
  • Myers KM, Valentine JM, Melzer SM
    Feasibility, acceptability, and sustainability of telepsychiatry for children and adolescents.
    Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) , 2007 Nov. : 1493-6
  • Winters NC, Collett BR, Myers KM
    Ten-year review of rating scales, VII: scales assessing functional impairment.
    Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry , 2005 Apr, : 309-38; discussion 339-42
  • Myers KM, Sulzbacher S, Melzer SM
    Telepsychiatry with children and adolescents: are patients comparable to those evaluated in usual outpatient care?
    Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association , 2004 : 278-85
  • Collett BR, Ohan JL, Myers KM
    Ten-year review of rating scales. VI: scales assessing externalizing behaviors.
    Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry , 2003 Oct. : 1143-70
  • Collett BR, Ohan JL, Myers KM
    Ten-year review of rating scales. V: scales assessing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
    Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry , 2003 Sept. : 1015-37