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Julie A Worley (nee Hess)

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Psychologist, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Center for Mental Health
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
354 Kempton Court
Souderton, PA 18964
Indiana State University, 2003.
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2005.
Louisiana State University, 2009.
Louisiana State University, 2012.
Post-Graduate Training
APA Pre-doctoral Internship, Kennedy Krieger Institute at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine., 2011-2012.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2012-2014.
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Selected Publications

Kerns, C.M., Rump, K., Worley, J., Kratz, H., McVey, A., Herrington, J., Miller, J.: The differential diagnosis of anxiety disorders in cognitively-able youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice 23(4), 2016.

Worley, J. A., Fodstad, J.C., & Neal, D.: Controversial treatments for autism spectrum disorders. Handbook of Early Intervention and Autism Spectrum Disorders. J. Tarbox, D. Dixon, P. Sturmey & J.L. Matson. (eds.). Springer New York, 2014.

Davis, T. E., III, Hess, J. A., Moree, B. N., Fodstad, J. C., Dempsey, T., Jenkins, W. S., & Matson, J. L.: Anxiety symptoms across the lifespan of people diagnosed with autistic disorder. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders 5: 112-118, 2011.

Worley, J.A., & Matson, J.L.: Psychiatric symptoms in children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders: An examination of gender differences. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders 5: 1086-1091, 2011.

Hess, J. A., Matson, J. L., Neal, D., Mahan, S., Fodstad, J. C., Bamburg, J. A., & Holloway, J.: A comparison of psychotropic drug side effect profiles in adults diagnosed with intellectual disabilities and autism spectrum disorders. Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities 3: 85-96, 2010.

Matson, J. L., Neal, D., Fodstad, J. C., Hess, J. A., Mahan, S., & Rivet, T. T.: Reliability and validity of the Matson Evaluation of Social Skills with Youngsters (MESSY). Behavior Modification 34: 539-558, 2010.

Fodstad, J. C., Matson, J. L., Hess, J. A, & Neal, D.: Social and communication behaviors in infants and toddlers with autism and pervasive developmental disorders-not otherwise specified. Developmental Neurorehabilitation 12: 152-157, 2009.

Stoops, R., Hess, J., Scott, T., Tolan, J., Gallucci, G., & Brierley-Bowers, P.: Training competency to stand trial in an individual with intellectual disability and behavioral health concerns. Mental Health Aspects of Developmental Disabilities 10: 47-52, 2007.

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