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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
34th and Civic Center Blvd, 9NE91
Philadelphia, PA
Education:
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

Consultation-Liaison
Restrictive Eating Disorders

Selected Publications

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, 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, 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s10880-020-09704-w.

Lantzouni, E., Chuang, J., Peebles, R., Morrow, L., Weaver, L., Simon, S., Mariotz, A., Smith, M., Waiters, B., Higgins, B., Timko, A., Geddes, K.: Reducing Length of Stay for Children and Adolescents Admitted with Malnutrition. Poster presented at CHOP Annual Safety Day, Philadelphia, PA May 2019.

Jackson, L., Weaver, L., Campbell, K.: Insights in Eating Disorder Programming: An Innovative Integrated Care Model. Poster presented at the Association of Psychologists in Academic Health Centers Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA February 2015.

Jackson, L., Weaver, L., Riegel, M., Cheek, C., Liebman, R., Peebles, R.: Systems based family treatment of early onset eating disorder: A quality assessment case series. The Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA March 2014 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Alderfer, M.A., Hayes, M.J., Jackson, L., Logan, B.A., Lodis, C., Sigmon, S.A.: Changes across time in cancer related traumatic stress symptoms in siblings of pediatric cancer patients. The Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities Annual Research Symposium, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA May 2013 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Alderfer, M.A., Hayes, M.J., Jackson, L., Logan, B.A., Lodis, C., Sigmon, S.A.: Changes across time in cancer-related traumatic stress symptoms in siblings of pediatric cancer patients. National Conference in Pediatric Psychology, New Orleans, LA April 2013 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Marsac, M., Hildenbrand, A., Clawson, K., Jackson, L., Kohser, K., Barakat, L., Kassam-Adams, N., Aplenc, R., Vinsel, A., Alderfer, M.: Acceptability and feasibility of family use of the The Cellie Cancer Coping Kit. Supportive Care in Cancer 20(12): 3315-33324, 2012 Notes: Name was previously Jackson.

Marsac, M, Hildenbrand, A., Kohser, K., Banerjee, L., Barakat, L., Alderfer, M.: Promoting adjustment to pediatric cancer: Initial development of an innovative, developmentally sensitive tool. In Kassam-Adams, N. (Chair), Traumatic stress, coping, and health outcomes in children facing medical events. Symposium conducted at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD November 2011 Notes: Oral Presentation.

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