Jason A. Lewis, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Psychologist III, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania
Associate Training Director- Clinical Psychology Internship Program, Department of Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Director- Mood, Anxiety, and Trauma Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
3440 Market Street, Room 240
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.A. (Psychology)
Cornell University, 1996.
Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology)
Fordham University, 2005.
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Selected Publications

Soffer SL, Lewis J, Lawrence OS, Marroquin YA, Doupnik SK, Benton TD: Assessing Suicide Risk in a Pediatric Outpatient Behavioral Health System: A Quality Improvement Report. Pediatric Quality and Safety 7(3), June 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1097/pq9.0000000000000571.

Lewis, J. and Fletcher, K.: Episode 117: Managing Anxiety in the Primary Care Setting. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Primary Care Perspectives: Podcast for Pediatricians January 2022.

Korin Miller: Parents flood social media with emotional back-to-school photos as kids return to classrooms: 'I am extremely losing it' Yahoo.com August 2021 Notes: https://news.yahoo.com/parents-emotional-back-to-school-photos-kids-return-classrooms-153514426.html.

Aparna Nathan: Going back to school in person may mean mental-health challenges for kids. Here’s how to prepare. The Philadelphia Inquirer July 2021 Notes: https://www.inquirer.com/health/kids-return-to-school-mental-health-tips-20210729.html.

Lewis, J: Social Distancing to Virtual Learning: Breaking Down COVID-19’s Impact on Mental Health Across Youth Developmental Stages, Third to Seventh Grade. Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia PolicyLab Blog May 2021 Notes: https://policylab.chop.edu/blog/social-distancing-virtual-learning-breaking-down-covid-19s-impact-mental-health-across-youth.

Benton, T., D., Muhrer, E., Jones, J. D., & Lewis, J. : Dysregulation and Suicide in Children and Adolescents. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America 30(2): 389-399, April 2021 Notes: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chc.2020.10.008.

Soffer, S. & Lewis, J: Suicide Risk in Children During the Pandemic. Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Center for Injury Research and Prevention Blog March 2021 Notes: https://injury.research.chop.edu/blog/posts/suicide-risk-children-during-pandemic?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ResearchInActionBlog+%28Research+in+Action+Blog%29.

Korin Miller: From Water-Bottle Sharing to Face Mask Issues, Here’s 6 Awkward Situations Your Kid Might Face- and How to Handle Them. Parade September 2020 Notes: https://parade.com/1086551/korinmiller/parenting-during-covid-how-to-talk-to-kids-awkward-situations/

Xanthopoulos M.S., Benton T., Lewis J., Case J.A., & Master C.L. : Mental Health in the Young Athlete. Current Psychiatry Reports. 22(11), September 2020 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s11920-020-01185-w.

Peg Quann: CHOP Docs Offer Back-to-School Advice. The Intelligencer July 2020 Notes: https://www.theintell.com/story/news/2020/07/27/chop-docs-offer-back-to-school-advice/42042773/

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