Our Team

Meet our faculty, research collaborators, and staff

Program Director

Victor G. Carrión, M.D.

  • John A. Turner, M.D. Professor
  • Director, Early Life Stress & Pediatric Anxiety Program  


Program Leadership and Administration

Ryan Matlow, Ph.D.

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Director of  Community Research Programs

Helen Wilson, Ph.D.

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Director of GIRLTALK: We Talk
  •  

John Rettger, Ph.D.

Director of Mindfulness Program

Selma Tanovic, M.D.

Cue-Centered Therapy Training Coordinator

Robert Borah

ELSPAP Lab Manager

Elizabeth Reichert, Ph.D.

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Director of Pediatric Anxiety- Clinical Faculty

Hilit Kletter, Ph.D.

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Director of Trauma Programs- Clinical Faculty

Flint Espil, Ph.D.

  • Research Associate
  • Anxiety Outcomes  

Travis Bradley, MPP

  • Director of Social Emotional Learning
  •  

Elizabeth Santana

ELSPAP Administrator

Clinical Faculty and Fellows

Anne Benham, Ph.D.

  • Clinical Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Anxiety Clinic

Anita Kishore, Ph.D.

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Anxiety Clinic

Christina Khan, M.D. Ph.D.

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Research Programs

Health and Wellness

Jannet E. Lara

Research Assistant

Alejandro Nuñez

Research Assistant

Yamilka Alsina

Research Assistant

Tyler Harvey

Research Assistant

Tipping Point Partnership

Veronica Alvarez

Wellnes Educator

Cynthia Yee

Wellnes Educator

Cristina Cortez

Wellnes Educator

Cue-Centered Therapy Study- fNIRS

Cynthia Miranda

  • Clinical Research Coordinator, CCT

Andrea Samayoa-Sosa

Research Assistant

Sofia Schachner

Research Assistant

Shannon Litke

Research Assistant

Mindfulness Program

Kristina Mendez

Intern

Nicole Ward

Intern

Positive Psychology

Stephanie Evans, Ph.D.

 Positive Psychology Coordinator

Steven Michael Crane 

Positive Psychology Assistant

 

 

Special Projects

Susan Mirbach  

Special Projects and Outreach Coordinator

Janis Developmental Trauma Special Interest Group

Research Collaborators

Judith A. Cohen, M.D.

Professor of Psychiatry Allegheny Health Network

 

Vinod Menon,  Ph.D., M.D.

  • Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Stanford University, School of Medicine

Daryn Reicherter, M.D.

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Stanford University, School of Medicine

 

Carl Weems, Ph.D.

Chair, Iowa State University Department of Human Development and Family Studies

Lisa Medoff, Ph.D.

  • Health Learning, Healthy Living
  • Education Specialist, Stanford University

 

Ruth O'hara, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Stanford University,  School of Medicine

 

Alan L. Reiss, M.D.

  • Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and
  • Professor, Radiology
  • Stanford University, School of Medicine  

 

Susana de Cruylles, M.F.T.

International Partnership