Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research

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CMHPSR Accomplishments

March/April 2012

 

Rinad Beidas

 

Steve Berkowitz

  • The New York Times cited a 2010 study by Dr. Steven Berkowitz that reviewed a therapy program, called the Child and Family Traumatic Stress Intervention, which was used to treat traumatized children.
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Michael Blank

 

Jill Locke

Trevor Hadley

 

David Mandell

  • Dr. David Mandell to lead Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research as new director effective July 1, 2012.
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  • Dr. David Mandell keynote speaker first International Economics of Autism Summit, in Hong Kong (March 31, 2012).
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  • Dr. Zuleyha Cidav, Dr. Steven Marcus, and Dr. David Mandell investigate effect of autism on parental earnings:
    Cidav Z, Marcus SC, Mandell DS (2012). Implications of childhood autism for parental employment earnings. Pediatrics. 129(4):617-623

  • Population-based examination of homelessness and children’s use of mental health services:
    Park JM, Metraux S, Culhane D, Mandell DS (2012). Homelessness and children’s use of mental health services: A population-based study. Children and Youth Services Review. 34(1):261-265.

  • New autism diagnosis and state funding: Dr. David Mandell interviewed on American Public Media’s Marketplace:
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  • Rising cost of autism: Dr. David Mandell interviewed on WHYY’s Newsworks:
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Erica Reisinger