Garden City, NY (PRWEB) September 24, 2013
Jane Timmons-Mitchell, Ph.D., is senior research associate, Begun Center for Violence Prevention Education and Research, Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, working on researching and disseminating evidence based practices for children, youth and families.
An associate clinical professor of psychology in the department of psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and a member of the adjunct faculty, Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Dr. Timmons-Mitchell has attained the highest level of membership to the National Association of Professional Women as a VIP Woman of the Year and has been recognized for outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession.
Dr. Timmons-Mitchell has been in the mental health field for more than 30 years. In 2001, she opened her practice, Junction Psychological Services Corporation, where she provides evidence based treatment for children, youth and families in their homes. Her work has been associated with child abuse, juvenile justice and substance abuse in clinical work and research projects over the years. Dr. Timmons-Mitchell's clinical effectiveness trial of Multisystemic Therapy (MST), published in June, 2006 in The Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology was the first independent replication of MST with juvenile offenders in the U.S.
Beginning in 2009, Dr. Timmons-Mitchell’s biography has been included in Marquis Who’s Who in the U.S.; in 2010, in Who’s Who in the World, and in 2011, Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare. Together with Dr. Tatiana Falcone, Cleveland Clinic, she recently published a booklet on educating parents about mental health issues in pediatric epilepsy.
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