Darlene Atkins, PhD Adolescent Medicine Specialist

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • PHD, 1983
    University of Maryland at College Park
  • Internship Program, Psychology, 1983
    Children's Hospital of Boston
  • MA, 1980
    University of Maryland at College Park
  • BA, BA, 1978
    University of Maryland at College Park


Research & Publications

Research & Publications

A model for the group treatment of eating disorders

(1987) International Journal of Group Psychotherapy

A scale for adolescents eating behavior and parental eating patterns and childrearing practices

(1993) Scientific Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Clinical spectrum of anorexia nervosa in children

(0001) Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Eating disorders in young children

(1993) Tomorrow’s Child

Eating disorders of adolescents with spina bifida

(1999) International Journal of Eating Disorders

Evaluation of a pediatric preparation program for shortstay patients

(1987) Journal of Pediatric Psychology

Psychosocial preparation and followup for pediatric bone marrow transplant patients

(1987) American Journal of Orthopsychiatry

Testing the hypothesis of the multidimensional model of anorexia nervosa in adolescents

(0001) Adolescence

Treating anorexia nervosa Diagnostic dilemmas and therapeutic challenges

(1989) Casebook in Child and Pediatric Psychology

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