Educational Services

The Division of Pediatric Neuropsychiatry highly emphasizes educational services for a variety of mental health disciplines including child and adolescent Psychiatry Fellows, clinical and school psychology doctoral candidates, and other students from mental health disciplines. Foremost in our teaching philosophy is fostering a supportive environment where the trainee can be exposed to a variety of training opportunities.

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As a teaching university, working with graduate students in clinical and school psychology on research and clinical work is an important component of our program. Drs. Storch, Lewin, and Horng offer a variety of experiences in both research and clinical domains for doctoral candidates in clinical and school psychology from the University of South Florida.

If interested, please contact Dr. Storch ( or Dr. Lewin (

Sample publications by graduate students:

Rojas, A., & Storch, E. A. (2010). Psychological complications of obesity. Pediatric Annals, 39, 174-180.

Reid, J. M., Arnold, E., Rosen, S., Mason, G., Larson, M. J., Murphy, T. K., & Storch, E. A. (in press). Hoarding behaviors among nonclinical elderly adults: Correlations with hoarding cognitions, obsessive-compulsive symptoms, and measures of general psychopathology. Journal of Anxiety Disorders.

Reid, J. M., Storch, E. A., Murphy, T. K., Bodzin, D., Morgan, J., Lehmkuhl, H., Aman, M., & Goodman, W. (2010). Development and Psychometric Evaluation of the Treatment-Emergent Activation and Suicidality Assessment Profile. Child and Youth Case Forum.

Morgan, J., Storch, E. A., Woods, D., Bodzin, D., & Murphy, T. K. A Comprehensive Analysis of Skin-picking in Prader-Willi Syndrome. Child Psychiatry and Human Development.

Jordan, L. M., Jordan, C., Sulkowski, M. L., Reid, A., Geffken, G. R., & Storch E. A.  (2009).  Hairstylists’ experience with chronic hair pulling. Psychology, Health, and Medicine, 14, 680-688.

Duke, D. C., Bodzin, D., Tavares, P., Geffken, G. R., & Storch, E. A. (2009). The phenomenology of hairpulling in a community sample. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 23, 1118-1125.

Hayes, S. L., Storch, E. A., & Berlanga, L. (2009). Skin Picking Behaviors: An Examination of the Prevalence and Severity in a Community Sample. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 23, 314-319.

Keeley, M., & Storch, E. A. (2009). Anxiety disorders in youth. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 24, 26-40.

Christian, L.M., & Storch, E. A. (2009). Cognitive-behavioral therapy for postpartum onset obsessive-compulsive disorder with aggressive obsessions. Clinical Case Studies, 8, 72-83.   

Keeley, M. L., & Storch, E. A. (2008). The Nature, Assessment, and Treatment of Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Psicologia Conductual, 16, 533-548.