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Leela Morrow

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Hub for Clinical Collaboration
3501 Civic Center Blvd, Room 7568
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.S. (Psychology)
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 2002.
M.A. (Clinical Psychology/Child and Adolescent)
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL, 2005.
Psy.D. (Clinical Psychology/Child and Adolescent)
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL, 2008.
Post-Graduate Training
Psychology Assessment Extern, Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2004-2005.
Psychology Therapy Extern, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health, Mt. Sinai Hospital, Chicago, IL, 2005-2006.
Advanced Psychology Extern, Department of Psychiatry, Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL, 2006-2007.
Intern in Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Miami Children's Hospital, Miami, FL, 2007-2008.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Oncology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 2008-2010.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Restrictive Eating Disorders
Differences in Sexual Development
Turner Syndrome
Klinefelter Syndrome

Selected Publications

Niel, K., Morrow, L., Seltzer, M., Anderson, A.: Be Brave, Be United: An Update on Efforts to Support our Colleagues’ Anti-Racism utilizing Brave Space framework Poster presented at Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference April 2022.

Williams, C., Harowitz, J., Ball, M., Roscoe, N., Hobbs, R., Raman, H., Seltzer, M., Vo, L., Cagande, C., Alexander-Bloch, A., Glahn, D., Morrow, L.: Widening Racial Disparities during COVID-19 Telemedicine Transition: A Study of Child Mental Health Services at Two Large Children’s Hospitals. - accepted June 2022. Journal of Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2022.

Morrow, L.: Coping with a Dual Diagnosis HI Hope Newsletter https://www.chop.edu/news/coping-dual-diagnosis December 2021.

Morrow, L.: Psychologist Joins Adrenal Puberty Team. CHOP News. https://www.chop.edu/news/psychologist-joins-adrenal-and-puberty-center-team June 2021.

Morrow, L., Niel, K., Anderson, A., Burley, K., Davis, H.: Reaction and Reflection Process Groups during a Racial Pandemic: Supporting our Mental Health Colleagues Poster presented at Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Virtual April 2021.

Morrow, L.: Psychologist Joins HI Team CHOP News. HI Hope Newsletter https://www.chop.edu/news/psychologist-joins-hi-team March 2021.

Morrow, L.: How a Psychologist Can Help HI Families. HI Hope Newsletter https://www.chop.edu/news/how-psychologist-can-help-hi-families March 2021.

Morrow, L.: Dangerous TikTok trends go viral because we like to be liked. CNN October 2020 Notes: https://www.cnn.com/videos/business/2020/10/07/tiktok-dangerous-social-media-trends-orig-dp.cnn/video/playlists/business-social-media/

Alderfer, M, Logan, B., DiDonato, S. Jackson, L., Hayes, M, Sigmon, S.: Change across time in Cancer-Related Traumatic Stress Symptoms of Siblings of Children with Cancer: A Preliminary Investigation. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings 21(1): 48-53, April 2020 Notes: Name was previously Jackson. doi: 10.1007/s10880-019-09618-2.

Timko, A., Fitzpatrick, K.K., Goulazian, T., Kirby, D., Parks, E., Morrow, L., Scharko, A.M., & Peebles, R.: Conducting a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial on a Medical Inpatient Unit Utilizing Cognitive Remediation Therapy for Adolescents with Restrictive Eating Disorders: Protocol Updates and Reflections on Feasibility. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings 27(2): 226-234, February 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s10880-020-09704-w.

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