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Child Development

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Jillian Childres, PhD

Jillian Childres, PhD

Assoc Professor, College of Medicine Pediatrics

Contact Info

  • 13101 N Bruce B Downs Blvd.
    Tampa FL 33612
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  • Academic Phone: (813) 974-1189
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  • EdS, School Psychology, USF College of Education, 2010
  • PhD, School Psychology, University of South Florida, 2009
  • CAS, School Psychology, Towson University, 2006

Recent Publications

  • Childres J, & Shaffer-Hudkins E. Neurodevelopmental outcomes for infants treated with whole body cooling after hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy with and without clinical seizures: Retrospective chart review. Research in Pediatrics & Neonatology. 2(3) , 2018.
  • Ogg J Shaffer-Hudkins E Childres J Feldman M Agazzi H and Armstrong K. Attendance and Implementation of Strategies in a Behavioral Parent Training Program: Comparisons between English and Español Programs. Infant Mental Health Journal. , 2014.
  • Williams J Agazzi H & Armstrong K. Evaluating outcomes of a behavioral parent training program for caregivers of young children: Waitlist-control vs. immediate treatment. Journal of Early Childhood and Infant Psychology. 7: 25-44, 2011.
  • Williams J Armstrong K Curtiss H & Bradley-Klug K. Helping Our Toddlers, Developing Our Children’s Skills (HOT DOCS): A Parenting Intervention to Prevent and Address Challenging Behavior in Young Children. Journal of Early Childhood and Infant Psychology. 6: 1-20, 2010.
  • Agazzi H Salinas A Williams J Chiriboga D Ortiz C and Armstrong K. Adaptation of a behavioral parent training curriculum for Hispanic caregivers: HOT DOCS Español. Infant Mental Health Journal. 32: 182-200, 2010.