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Child Mental Health Forum

Child Mental Health Forum: 2015-2016

  • September 30, 2015

“Co-creating the Infrastructure to Optimize the Use of Research Evidence in Children's Mental Health”

Allison Metz, Ph.D.

Co-Director, National Implementation Research Network
Senior Scientist, FPG Child Development Institute, UNC Chapel Hill

  • November 4, 2015

“Mental health, Violence, and Resilience among young Somali refugees: When community engagement is not a method but an answer"

Heidi Ellis, Ph.D.

Director of the Refugee Trauma and Resilience Center, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School

  • December 2, 2015

“Culturally Informed Child and Adolescent Mental Health Care”

Andres J. Pumariega, M.D. 

Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry, 
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and Cooper Health System, Camden, NJ

  • January 6, 2016 

“Adolescent Substance Use: New Strategies for Screening and Early Prevention”

John Rogers Knight, Jr., M.D. 

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School Boston Children’s Hospital Chair in Developmental Medicine

  • February 3, 2016

“Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People”

Mahzarin R. Banaji, Ph.D.

Richard Clarke Cabot Professor of Social Ethics, Department of Psychology

Harvard University

  • March 2, 2016

"Organizational Readiness: A Critical Step in Implementing Programs, Policies, or Practices"

Abraham Wandersman, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology, University of South Carolina-Columbia

  • April 6, 2016

“Partnership to Promote Workforce Readiness for Evidence-Based Practice: Providers Influencing Graduate Curricula”

Elisabeth Cannata, Ph.D.

Vice President, Community- Based Family Services and Practice Innovation
Wheeler Clinic, Plainville CT

  • May 4, 2016

“Self-regulation in Children: From Research to Practice to Prevention”

Jane Holmes Bernstein Ph.D.

Senior Associate in Psychology/Neuropsychology
Boston Children's Hospital

Jennifer Turek Queally, Ph.D.

Neuropsychology Staff
Boston Children’s Hospital

Enrico Mezzacappa, M.D.

Senior Associate in Psychiatry
Boston Children's Hospital