Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Steven Jay Berkowitz

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Steven Jay Berkowitz

Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Director, Center for Youth and Family Traumatic Stress Recovery
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Pennsylvania Hospital-Hall Mercer MHC
245 South 8th Street
Philadelphia, PA 08033
Office: 215--829-5383
Fax: 215--829-5376
Education:
BA (Liberal Arts)
ST. John's College, Annapolis, MD, 1982.
cert. (Post Baccalaureate Program)
Bryn Mawr College, 1985.
M.D. (Medicine)
Hahnemann University, College of Medicine, 1989.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident General Psychiatry , Yale University, School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry, 1989-1993.
Resident Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Yale University, School of Medicine Child Study Center, 1993-1995.
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Selected Publications

Stover, C., Hahn, H., Im, J., Berkowitz, S., : Agreement of parent and child reports of trauma exposure impact and symptoms in the early aftermath of trauma. Psychological Trauma: Theory Research Practice and Policy june 2010.

Valentino, K; Berkowitz, S; Stover,C.: Parenting Behaviors and Posttraumatic Symptoms in Relations to Children’s Symptomatology following a Traumatic Event. The International Journal of Traumatic Stress. Wiley, June 2010.

Valentino K, Berkowitz SJ, Stover: Parenting Behaviors and Posttraumatic Symptoms in Relations to Children's Symptomatology following a Traumatic Event. The International Journal of Traumatic Stress 2010.

Berkowitz S, Bryant R, Brymer M, Jacobs A, Layne C, Macy R, Pynoos R, Ruzak J, Steinberg A, Watson P: Skills for Psychological Recovery. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) and the Federal Emergency Management Authority (FEMA) 2010 Notes: Washington, DC.

Stover C, Hahn H, Im J, Berkowitz S: Agreement of Parent and Child Reports of Trauma Exposure Impact and Symptoms in the Early Aftermath of Trauma. Psychological Trauma: Theory Research Practice and Policy 2010.

Wilson H, Stover C, Berkowitz SJ, Wilson H, Stover C: The Relationship Between Childhood Violence Exposure and Juvenile Antisocial Behavior: A Meta-Analytic Review. Journal of Psychology and Psychiatry 50(7): 769-779, 2009.

Berkowitz SJ, Marans SR, Barbieri L, Hahn H: Disaster and Terrorism Response: A Guide to Managing Fear. Book 2008 Notes: State of Connecticut, Department of Emergency Management Services.

Ko SJ, Ford JD, Kassam-Adams NL, Berkowitz SJ, Wilson C, Wong M, Brymer MJ, Layne CM: Creating Trauma-informed Child-Serving Systems: Child Welfare, Education, First Responders, Health Care, Juvenile Justice. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice 39(4): 396-404, 2008.

Harpaz-Rotem I, Berkowitz SJ, Marans S, Murphy R, Rosenheck R: Out-of-Home Placement of Children Exposed to Violence. Children & Society February 2007 Notes: Online early articles.

Harpaz-Rotem I, Murphy RA, Berkowitz SJ, Marans S, Rosenheck RA: Clinical Epidemiology of Urban Violence: Responding to Children Exposed to Violence in Ten Communities. Journal of Interpersonal Violence 22(11): 1479-1490, 2007.

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