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Yaniz Cristina Padilla Dalmau, PhD

Yaniz Cristina Padilla Dalmau, PhD

Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

On staff since September 2016

Overview

Medical/Professional School

University of Iowa College of Education, Iowa City, Psychology
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Pediatric Psychology and Development, Iowa City

Fellowship

Kennedy Kreiger Institute, Baltimore

Clinical Interests

Assessment and treatment of challenging behavior (e.g., aggression, self injurious behavior, property destruction, noncompliance, disruptive behavior) with children with developmental disabilities utilizing a behavior analytic approach

Research Description

: Assessment and treatment of challenging behavior, development and evaluation of novel service models to deliver behavior analytic services to underserved populations such as with the use of telehealth and evaluation of cultural variables (e.g., language) within behavioral assessment and treatment.