Chavis A. Patterson, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Neonatology, 2 Main, Room 2NW59A
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1653
Fax: 215-590-3051
B.S. (Psychology)
Tufts University, 1985.
M.A. (Clinical Psychology)
American University, 1994.
Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology)
American University, 1996.
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Selected Publications

Psihogios A, Daniel L, Tarazi R, Smith-Whitley K, Patterson C, Barakat L: Family Functioning, Medical Self-Management, and Health Outcomes Among School-Aged Children With Sickle Cell Disease: A Mediation Model. Journal of Pediatric Psychology Page: 1-11, September 2017.

Geller P, Bonacquisti A, Patterson C: Maternal Experience of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Hospitalization: Trauma Exposure and Psychosocial Responses. Motherhood in the Face of Trauma, Pathways Towards Healing and Growth, New York, NY. Muzik M, Rosenblum K (eds.). Springer International Publishing, Page: 227-247, August 2017.

Steinberg Z, Patterson C: Giving Voice to the Psychological in the NICU: A Relational Model. Journal of Infant, Child, and Adolescent Psychotherapy 16(1): 25-44, March 2017 Notes:

Hall SL, Cross J, Selix NW, Patterson C, Segre L, Chuffo-Siewert R, Geller PA, Martin ML.: Recommendations for enhancing psychosocial support of NICU parents through staff education and support. Journal of Perinatology 1(35): S29-36, December 2016.

Antiel, R.A., Halpern, S.D., Stevens, E.M., Vrecenak, J.A., Patterson, C.A., Tchume-Johnson, T., Peranteau W. H., Flake, A.W., Barakat, L.P. : Acceptability of in utero hematopoietic cell transplantation for sickle cell disease (SCD): A study of parent’s decisions. Poster Presentation: Society of Medical Decision Making 2016 North American Meeting Lee B. Lusted Poster Presentation Confirmation, Vancouver, BC, Canada. October 2016.

Kuoiloi, C., Stevens, E., Ronan, L., Miller, J., Patterson, C., Barakat, L: Factors associated with routine and urgent healthcare utilization. American Public Health Association (APHA) 2016 Annual Meeting & Expo, Denver, CO October 2016.

Bonacquisti, A; Geller, P; Patterson, C: Psychological Responses and Treatment among Mothers in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Poster presented at the 2016 Annual Quality Congress, Vermont Oxford Network, Chicago, IL September 2016.

Stevens, E., Patterson, C., Antiel, R., Flake, A., Smith-Whitley, K. & Barakat, L. : The Importance of Understanding Prenatal Genetic Counseling and Associated Options. Platform Presentation,Sickle Cell Disease Association of America (SCDAA) 44rd Annual Convention, Baltimore, MD. September 2016.

Patterson, C, Geller, P, and Grunberg, V. : Parental Attachment, Distress, and Long-Term Outcomes: Empirical Examinations of the NICU Journey. Presented at 124th Annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Denver, CO. August 2016.

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