Faculty

Jayne Bellando, Ph.D. (Texas Tech, 1988) Pediatric Psychology. Areas of interest include: diabetes adherence, adjustment; psychological and educational testing; social skills and anxiety issues with children with Asperger’s/High Functioning Autism and ADHD.


Mark Edwards, Ph.D. (Virginia Tech., 1990) Pediatric Psychology. Areas of interest include: parent training, behavioral assessment and treatment, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, pediatric headache disorders, recurrent abdominal pain, and pediatric behavioral medicine, program development and evaluation.


Larry Evans, Psy.D. (Central Michigan University, 1988; School Psychology Doctorate) Pediatric Psychology. Areas of interest include: psychoeducational assessment, learning disabilities, assessing the hearing impaired, school behavior problems, academic therapy, and behavior therapy.


Shari Gaudette, Ph.D. (University of Utah, 2006) Pediatric Psychology. Areas of interest include: psychoeducational assessment, treatment of anxiety disorders, and behavioral management and emotional support of overweight youth.


Nicholas Long, Ph.D. (University of Georgia, 1985) Pediatric Psychology. Director of Pediatric Psychology. Areas of interest include: Parent education, parent training, parental divorce, and prevention of child behavior problems.


Elizabeth Pulliam, Psy.D. (Nova Southeastern University, 2004). Pediatric Psychology. Areas of interest include: feeding disorders in young children, psychological and educational evaluation, treatment of emotional, behavioral, and adherence concerns in children with medical and/or developmental challenges.


Jeff Snow, Ph.D. (University of Georgia, 1983) Pediatric Psychology. Areas of interest include: neuropsychology, developmental and learning disorders.


Wendy L. Ward, Ph.D. (University of North Carolina—Greensboro, 1996). Pediatric Psychology. Areas of interest include: behavioral management and emotional support of overweight youth, sleep disorders, adjustment to chronic illness, medical crisis and loss/grief, PTSD in response to acute illness/injury.


Janine Watson, Ph.D. (University of Canterbury, 1987) Pediatric Psychology. Areas of interest include: feeding disorders in young children, failure to thrive, and developmental effects of drug exposure.


Brandi Whitaker, Ph.D. (Washington State University 2011). Pediatric Psychology. Training Director. Areas of interest: health-related quality of life, adherence to treatment and treatment outcomes, chronic pain, obesity, cystic fibrosis, and working with patients with medically complex patients and their families.