Our Team

Our team consists of professors, postdoctoral fellows, research associates, Yale graduate students in clinical psychology, undergraduate research assistants, and administrative staff.

Core faculty/staff members include:

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Wendy Silverman, PhD, ABPP

Director of the Program for Anxiety Disorders

Alfred A. Messer Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Psychology

Director, Yale Child Study Center Program for Anxiety Disorders

Biography

Dr. Wendy Silverman is the Alfred A. Messer Professor of Child Psychiatry and Director of the Yale Child Study Center Program for Anxiety Disorders. Dr. Silverman has published many scientific papers and chapters in the area of child and adolescent anxiety disorders including five books. She has been the principal investigator of National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) research grants to develop and evaluate treatments for anxiety disorders in children and adolescents for the past two...

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Eli Lebowitz, PhD

Assistant Professor in the Child Study Center

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Michael Crowley, PhD

Assistant Professor in the Child Study Center

Biography

Michael J. Crowley, Ph.D. is a child psychologist whose work focuses on key questions in social and affective neuroscience. Dr. Crowley earned his doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2004, where he studied under Nathan Fox. At Maryland, Dr. Crowley’s training focused on child internalizing and externalizing disorders. He completed a child-focused clinical internship through the Brown University Clinical Psychology Training Consortium. Dr....

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Krista Basile, MHS, BA

Postgraduate Associate in the Child Study Center

Clinical Interests

Mental Health; Pediatrics; Psychiatry

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Kristin Koller

Postgraduate Associate in the Child Study Center

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Carla Marin, PhD

Associate Research Scientist in the Child Study Center

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Kaila Norman, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate in the Child Study Center

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Jimena Tuis-Elizalde, MD

Clinical Fellow in the Child Study Center