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Our Staff

Dr. Sue Woodward
Director of Clinical Services
Dr. Woodward is the Director of Clinical Services at Judge Baker Children's Center.  She is responsible for oversight of the Center for Effective Child Therapy, NEXT STEP: College Success & Independent Living Program, and the Summer Enrichment Institute. Dr. Woodward graduated from Stanford University with a B.A. in Human Biology and received her Ph.D. in Psychology from Harvard University. She completed practicum and internship training at the Cambridge Youth Guidance Center and the Full Bio...
Dr. Daniel Cheron
Director of Training; Assistant Director of the Center for Effective Child Therapy
Dr. Dan Cheron is the Director of Training at Judge Baker Children’s Center and the Assistant Director at The Center for Effective Child Therapy. He is a licensed psychologist and is Board Certified in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. He graduated from Boston College with a B.A. in Psychology. Dr. Cheron received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Boston University, where he worked extensively researching and treating anxious children and adolescents at the Center for Anxiety and Full Bio...
Suzannah Blass
Undergraduate Volunteer
Suzannah Blass is an Undergraduate volunteer from Tufts in the Center for Effective Child Therapy. She is currently a senior pursuing a B.S. in Clinical Psychology and Child Study/Human Development. Suzannah currently assists in coordinating the intake and assessment process for families at the CECT, and also helps with office operations. After graduation Suzannah intends to pursue her masters in clinical social work, with a specific focus on empowerment of adolescent girls.
Shana Gleason
Psychology Intern
Shana Gleason is a psychology intern at the Center for Effective Child Therapy at Judge Baker Children’s Center. She received her undergraduate degree in Political Science at the University of New Hampshire and is currently a fourth year doctoral student in the School Psychology program at William James College. Ms. Gleason has broad experience working with children and families in numerous settings. Most recently, she held a leadership role as a school psychologist and team chairperson in Full Bio...
Stephanie Hughes
Psychology Intern
Stephanie Hughes is a pre-doctoral psychology intern at the Center for Effective Child Therapy and the Manville School. She graduated from the College of Wooster with a B.A. in Psychology. She graduated from William James College with a M.A. in Professional Psychology and a C.A.G.S. in School Psychology. She is currently a fourth year advanced-standing doctoral student in the School Psychology Psy.D. program at William James College. Ms. Hughes is a Nationally Certified School Psychologist and Full Bio...
Rachel Kim
Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr. Rachel Kim is a postdoctoral fellow at Judge Baker Children’s Center at the Center for Effective Child Therapy and the Implementation and Quality Improvement Department. Dr. Kim graduated magna cum laude from Tufts University with her B.A. in clinical psychology and Spanish. She received her Ph.D. in Psychology with a clinical concentration from the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Kim completed her clinical internship at Pacific Clinics, a community mental health agency in the Full Bio...
Olivia Riccardi
Co-operative Education Student
Olivia Riccardi is the Co-operative Education Student at the Center for Effective Child Therapy. She is currently a fourth year student at Northeastern University pursuing a B.S. in behavioral neuroscience. Olivia assists in coordinating the intake and assessment process for families at the CECT. She also helps with office operations. After graduation, Olivia aspires to pursue a graduate degree in clinical psychology.
Chelsey Robinson
Staff Social Worker
Chelsey Robinson is a Staff Social Worker at the Center for Effective Child Therapy and a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker. She received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology at the University of New Hampshire. Chelsey earned her master’s degree at Wheelock College with a concentration in Early Education where she completed her clinical placement at Boston Children’s Hospital. Chelsey specializes in the clinical treatment of the Early Education population. Her career experience Full Bio...
Gemma Stern
Program Assistant; Research Assistant
Gemma Stern is the Program Assistant for the Center for Effective Child Therapy as well as a Research Assistant here at Judge Baker Children’s Center. She graduated from Tufts University with a B.S. in Psychology and minored in child development. Gemma currently coordinates the intake process for families at CECT and manages office operations. She also works with Dr. Cheron on a multi-site investigation of the training and dissemination of evidence-based treatments to youth mental health Full Bio...
Lindsey Sweitzer
Practicum Student Clinician
Lindsey Sweitzer is a Staff Clinician at the Center for Effective Child Therapy at Judge Baker Children’s Center. She received her undergraduate degree in psychology at Boston College and her master’s degree in professional psychology at William James College. She is currently a third year doctoral student in the Clinical Psychology program at William James College with a concentration in Military and Veteran populations. Ms. Sweitzer has experience working with children and adolescents with Full Bio...

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