Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

The Child-Parent Psychotherapy HEALTH Study: Clinical Research Partnerships to Understand Early Life Adversity, Biological Embedding, and Its Reversibility

Nicole Bush, PhD
Associate Adjunct Professor
Depts.  of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences and UCSF School of Medicine

Ann Chu, PhD
Assistant Adjunct Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Miriam Hernandez Dimmler, PhD
Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand the goals of child-parent psychotherapy (CPP) and evidence supporting its effectiveness at relieving traumatic stress in young children and caregivers
  • Understand emerging evidence for enhanced wellness and reduction of symptoms among children and caregivers who receive CPP as measured through both psychometrics and biomarkers
  • Identify efforts to use a trauma informed lens to conduct research recruitment and data collection with a diverse population


Remote live streaming locations:

  • Parnassus: LP-190
  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland: OPC Room A


Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience only.

To qualify for CME credit for this event, participants must (1) attend in-person or at one of the approved live streaming locations listed above; and (2) sign in at their location.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, Room TBA
1001 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110