Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Psychiatry Grand Rounds take place the first Friday of each month October through June in Wright Auditorium, River Entrance, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle. Sessions begin at 8 a.m. and conclude at 9:20 a.m., except as noted in the schedule below. Visitors may park in Lot 1 (PDF).

For more information, see below or contact the Grand Rounds coordinator, Marya Felenchak.

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2018–2019 Schedule

October 5, 2018

Neuroscience-Based Approaches to ADHD Diagnosis and Treatment

Sandra Loo, PhD
Director, Pediatric Neuropsychology, Professor of Psychiatry, Semel Institute for Neuroscience, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

November 2, 2018

The Intersection of Neurology and Psychiatry: Mechanisms of Depression after Traumatic Brain Injury

Mark Wainwright, MD, PhD
Professor and Division Chief, Neurology and Child Neurology, University of Washington

December 7, 2018

Personalizing Evidence-based Youth Psychotherapy

John R. Weisz, PhD, ABPP
Professor, Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University; Professor, Harvard Medical School

January 4, 2019

Poverty and the Developing Brain

Christopher S. Monk, PhD
Professor, Psychology, University of Michigan

February 1, 2019

Concussion Rehabilitation and the Role of Fear-avoidance

Sara P. D. Chrisman, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics,

March 1, 2019

The Promises of Wearable Bio-sensing Technology for Youth with Autism

Matthew S. Goodwin, PhD
Director, Computational Behavioral Science Lab, Northeastern University; Interdisciplinary Associate Professor, Bouvé College of Health Sciences and College of Computer and Information Science; Visiting Associate Professor, Biomedical Informatics,
Harvard Medical School

April 5, 2019

Assessment and Treatment of Transgender Youth: Guidelines, Controversies, and Practical Recommendations

Laura Edwards-Leeper, PhD
Associate Professor, School of Graduate Psychology, Pacific University

May 3, 2019

Etiological Complexity of Impulsive Behavior from Preschool to Adolescence for Boys versus Girls: Neurodevelopmental Considerations

Theodore P. Beauchaine, PhD
Professor of Psychology, Nisonger Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, and Joan N. Huber Social and Behavioral Sciences Faculty Fellow, The Ohio State University

June 7, 2019

Seattle/UW Cultural Adaptations of Mental Health Interventions, and Panel Discussion about Awareness of How to Adapt Interventions with Consideration of Cultural Needs

Panel discussion with University of Washington faculty who are adapting empirically supported interventions with underserved populations.
Moderator: Roberto Montenegro, MD, PhD
Acting Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington 

2017–2018 Schedule

October 6, 2017

The Developmental Pathways Project – Lessons Learned While Conducting a 17-Year Cohort Study of Depression and Conduct Problems in Seattle Adolescents

Ann Vander Stoep, PhD
Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences/Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Medicine/School of Public Health

November 3, 2017

Leveraging Implementation Science to Optimize Behavioral Health Services in Schools 

Aaron Lyon, PhD
Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine; Director, School Mental Health, Assessment, Research and Training (SMART) Center

December 1, 2017

The Dynamic Brain: Leading-Edge Approaches From Human Neuroscience to Brain Functional Differences in ADHD, Autism and Neurodevelopmental Differences

Nina de Lacy, MD, MBA
Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington; Co-Director, Developmental Neuropsychiatry Program, Neurodevelopmental Medicine; Wilson’s Disease Center of Excellence Psychiatrist

January 5, 2018

Long-Term Follow-Up of the MTA Study Cohort 

James Swanson, PhD
Professor, Pediatric Epidemiology, University of California, Irvine

February 2, 2018

Using Implementation Science to Inform Interventions for Child Welfare–Involved Populations 

Lisa Saldana, PhD
Senior Scientist, Oregon Social Learning Center

March 2, 2018

Early Childhood Mental Health: Addressing Adversity and Promoting Resilience 

Mary Margaret Gleason, MD
Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences/Pediatrics, Tulane University School of Medicine

April 6, 2018

Global Mental Health of Children

Pamela Collins, MD
Director, Global Mental Health Program; Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences/Global Health, University of Washington

May 4, 2018

Adolescent Suicidality: CARES Study – Initial Findings and Influences on Clinical Care

Molly Adrian, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine; AHRQ Patient-Centered Outcomes Research K12 Scholar

Marsha Linehan, PhD, ABPP
Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Washington; Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington

Elizabeth McCauley, PhD, ABPP
Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine; Interim Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine

Hilary Mead, PhD
Supervising Clinical Psychologist, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Seattle Children’s Hospital; Clinical Instructor, Department of Psychology, University of Washington

Kathy Melman, PhD
Clinical Director, Outpatient Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Director, DBT Program, Co-Director, Mood and Anxiety Program (MAP)

Angela Wood, LMHC, ATR
Mental Health Therapist, Outpatient Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Seattle Children’s Hospital

June 1, 2018

Clinical Trials of DBT for Pre-Adolescent Children in Residential and Outpatient Settings

Francheska Perepletchikova, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry; Founding Director, Youth-Dialectical Behavior Therapy Program; Director, Outpatient Adolescent DBT Program; Weill Cornell Medicine and New York-Presbyterian Hospital

2016–2017 Sessions

October 7, 2016

Early Identification and Intervention of Psychoses: Moving Forward in Washington State

William R. McFarlane, MD
Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Tufts University School of Medicine, Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Department of Psychiatry

Barry Boatman, PsyD, LMFT
Director, Early Intervention and Prevention Services for Ventura County, California, Telecare Corporation for Ventura County Behavioral Health System

November 4, 2016

Parent Training to Address Problem Behaviors of Youth With Autism

Karen Bearss, PhD
University of Washington, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Acting Assistant Professor, Seattle Children’s Autism Center

December 2, 2016 

Helping Parents of Adolescents: Stringing Pearls from Developmental Science, Family Systems Theory and Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Laura S. Kastner, PhD
Clinical Professor, University of Washington, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

January 6, 2017

Innovations for Promoting Positive Mental Health in School Settings: Integrating and Advancing the Evidence Base

Catherine P. Bradshaw, PhD, MEd
Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development, Curry School of Education, University of Virginia

February 3, 2017

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES) Among Washington State’s Children: Implications for Mental Health Intervention

Paula S. Nurius, PhD 
Grace Beals-Ferguson Scholar, Professor and Associate Dean, Transdisciplinary Scholarship, University of Washington School of Social Work

Laura Porter
Former Director, Washington State Family Policy Council and Learning Institute, Foundation for Healthy Generation, Co-founder of ACE Interface, LLC

March 3, 2017

Pediatric Research in Complementary and Integrative Health  

Wendy Weber, ND, PhD, MPH
Chief, Clinical Research in Complementary and Integrative Health Branch, Division of Extramural Research, National Center for Complementary Integrative Health, National Institutes of Health

April 7, 2017

Research Advances in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders From Around the World 

Heather Carmichael Olson, PhD
Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington; Investigator, Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, Seattle Children’s Research Institute

May 5, 2017

Facilitating Difficult Conversations Across Cultural Boundaries – From Theory to Practice
Part 1Part 2Part 3 

Lee Mun Wah, MS, MA
Chinese American documentary filmmaker, author, poet, Asian folkteller, educator, community therapist and master diversity trainer, StirFry Seminars and Consulting

June 2, 2017

Promoting Early Detection and Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorder in Washington State Communities 

Wendy L. Stone, PhD
Professor of Psychology, Director, READi Lab, Research in Early Autism Detection and Intervention, University of Washington