13438-Sullivan, Paula

Paula D. Sullivan, PhD, HSPP

Associate Professor Emeritus of Clinical Pediatrics

PC 3120
Indianapolis, IN


Dr. Sullivan is an Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics. She has been involved as the clinical psychologist for the Developmental Behavioral Pediatric Fellowship program and then the RRC mandated Developmental Behavioral Pediatric rotation since 1987 and as a senior clinical psychologist for the Riley Child Development Center Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Program since 1992. As a preceptor at the MSA 1 resident continuity clinics, she has promoted developmental and mental health screening and focused on increasing residents' interviewing and counseling skills.

Titles & Appointments

  • Associate Professor Emeritus of Clinical Pediatrics
  • Education
    1978 PhD Purdue University
    1975 MS Purdue University
    1973 BA Gettysburg College
  • Research

    Promoting pediatric/adolescent mental health competency in residency training; developmental and mental health screening for children and adolescents; adolescents' perceptions of their health care experience

  • Clinical Interests

    Promoting mental health competency through teaching and supervision; motivational Interviewing; mindfulness in resident clinical encounters; psychoeducational assessment of children and adolescents; developmental behavioral pediatrics. Provider Clinics: Riley Children's Hospital (Riley Child Development Center, MSA 1, MSA2), PCC.

  • Awards
    Org: Indiana University School of Medicine
    Desc: Indiana University Trustees' Teaching Award
    Scope: University
    Date: 2016-04-21

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