Lauren Krivitzky, Ph.D.

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Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
35th and Civic Center Blvd
Buerger Building- 10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2155907064
B.A. (Biological Basis of Behavior and Psychology)
University of Pennsylvania, 1997.
M.A. (Clinical and Health Psychology)
MCP-Hahnemann University, 1999.
Ph.D. (Clinical and Health Psychology)
MCP-Hahnemann University, 2002.
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Selected Publications

Olson D'Achille, E., DeLine, H., Krivitzky, L., Johnson-Kerner, B., Levy, T.J., on behalf of the Pediatric Stroke Task Force, of the Stroke Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group, American Congress of Rehabilitation. Medicine (ACRM).: Returning to School After Pediatric Stroke. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Page: 1-5, April 2023 Notes: Published as an Information and Education Page,

Krivitzky, L.S., Westmacott, R., Boada, R., Sepeta, L., Reppert, L., Mrakotsky, C.: Recent Advances in Neuropsychological Outcomes and Intervention in Pediatric Stroke. Stroke 53(12): 3780-3789, December 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.122.037294. Epub 2022 Oct 11.

Hamner, T., Shih, E., Ichord, R., Krivitzky, L.: Children with perinatal stroke are at increased risk for autism spectrum disorder: Prevalence and cooccurring conditions within a clinically followed sample. The Clinical Neuropsychologist 36(5): 981-992, July 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1080/13854046.2021.1955150. Epub 2021 Jul 24.

Richard Boada Ph.D., Christine Mrakotsky, Ph.D., Leigh Sepeta, Ph.D., Robyn Westmacott, Ph.D., Lauren Krivitzky, Ph.D. : Common Data Elements for neuropsychological outcome studies in pediatric stroke Poster presented at the International Pediatric Stroke Organization (IPSO) Conference in Vienna, Austria April 2022.

Krivitzky, L, Leaffer, E. & Levy, T. : The role of neuropsychology in an intensive bimanual therapy program for childhood hemiparesis Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the International Neuropsychology Society (INS), Denver, Colorado. February 2020.

Krivitzky, L., Bosenbark, D.D., Ichord, R., Jastrzab, L., & Billinghurst, L: Brief report: Relationship between performance testing and parent report of attention and executive functioning profiles in children following perinatal arterial ischemic stroke. Child Neuropsychology 25(8): 1116-1124, November 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1080/09297049.2019.1588957. Epub 2019 Mar 25.

Whitaker, A.M., Thomas, N.H., Krivitzky, L.S., Ficicioglu, C.H.: Neuropsychological implications of Cobalamin C (CblC) disease in Hispanic children detected through newborn screening. Applied Neuropsychology-Child 7(2): 143-149, Apr-Jun 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1080/21622965.2016.1270211. Epub 2017 Jan 10.

Bosenbark, D.D., Krivitzky, L., Ichord, R., Jastrzab, L., Billinghurst, L.: Attention and executive functioning profiles in children following perinatal arterial ischemic stroke. Child Neuropsychology 24(1): 106-123, Jan 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1080/09297049.2016.1225708. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Krivitzky, L., Bosenbark, D.: Behavioral and Emotional Functioning in Children with Stroke. Pediatric Stroke Rehabilitation: An Interprofessional and Collaborative Approach. H.L. Atkinson, K. Nixon-Cave, S.E. Smith (eds.). Slack Publishing, 2018.

Bosenbark, D.D., Krivitzky, L., Ichord, R., Vossough, A., Bhatia, A., Jastrzab, L.E., Billinghurst, L.: Clinical predictors of attention and executive functioning outcomes in children after perinatal arterial ischemic stroke. Pediatric Neurology 69: 79-86, Apr 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2017.01.014. Epub 2017 Jan 25.

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