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Jennifer Weller, PhD

Assistant Professor

Jennifer Weller

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School of Medicine
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
Arizona Health

Jennifer Weller, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department

Psychiatry (Phoenix)

Position

Assistant Professor

Articles

  • American Journal of Forensic Psychology
    Levitt, G., Weller, J. COVID-19 and the Impact on Forensic Interviewing
    39(1), p. 27-37 2021
  • Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care
    Weller, J., Levitt, G., Myers, R., Riley, A., Gesmundo, C-K Challenges in Obtaining HIV Testing in an Acute Involuntary Inpatient Psychiatric Setting
    27(5), p. 648-653 2016
  • Arizona Attorney Magazine
    Levitt, G., Weller, J., Mozell, J. Mental health power of attorney and guardianship: Efficacy and barriers.
    201606, p. 54-62 2016
  • Military Behavioral Health
    Levitt, Gwen A., Weller, Jennifer; Koster, Felicitas; Palmer, James Still in Uniform: Treating Active Military Members in a Civilian Psychiatric Facility
    4(4), p. 351-355 2016
  • Pediatrics Digest
    Klein, M., Klaehn, R., Weller, J. Is It “Just” ADHD?
    Spring 2015, p. 22-23 2015
  • Academic Psychiatry
    Tomisato, S., Venter, J, Weller, J., Drachman, D. Evaluating the Utility, Reliability, and Validity of a Resident Performance Evaluation Instrument.
    38, p. 458-463 2014

Publications

  • American Journal of Forensic Psychology
    Weller, J. A., Levitt, G. A., Hand, S. P., Shankar, C. Conundrum: Balancing treatment and community risk in not competent and not restorable defendants.
    36(2), p. 5-18 2018

Presentations

  • Levitt G and Weller J (2021). COVID-19 in an Inpatient Psychiatric Setting. Power Point presentation for the virtual Annual Arizona Psychiatric Society Conference (May 22, 2021). Phoenix, AZ 2021
  • Weller J, Levitt G, and Theut, B. Eighteen Candles:  Transitioning into the Adult Mental Health System. Arizona Psychological Association Annual Convention (AzPA), Phoenix, AZ. 2019
  • Weller J and Levitt G. Practical Cognitive Screening for Patients with HIV. 2019 STI & HIV 2019 World Congress (Joint Meeting Representing the 23rd ISSTDR Congress and the 20th IUSTI World Congress). Vancouver, Canada. 2019
  • Weller J and Levitt G. How Does Use of Interpreters Affect Psychiatric Treatment in Non-English-Speaking Latinx Inpatients? Southwest Latinx Psychology Conference, Phoenix, AZ. 2019
  • Tomisato S, Weller J, and Mathieson K (2019). A Novel Intervention to Raise Scores on the Child Psychiatry Resident-In-Training Examination (C-PRITE). 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training (AADPRT), San Diego, CA. 2019
  • Placido V, Sollars C, Ramos GM, Weller J, and Mathieson K. Life Events Checklist and Adolescent Inpatient Risk. 22nd Annual Academic Excellence Day at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ. 2018
  • Molina C, Weller J, and Kang P. Self-Reported Depression, Anxiety, and Educational Experiences in Youth Ages 7-18. Student Research Symposium, University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix Campus (March 7, 2018). Phoenix, AZ. 2018
  • Tomisato S, Weller J, and Drachman D (2017). How Does Viewing Webcam Footage in Case Conference Affect Diagnostic Consensus? Poster presentation for the 46th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training (AADPRT) (March 9-11, 2017). San Francisco, CA. 2017
  • Levitt G, Weller J, Hand S, and Shankar C (2016). Barriers Faced by Not Competent/Not Restorable Inpatients. Research-in-Progress Oral Presentation for the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (AAPL) (October 30, 2016). Portland, OR. 2016
  • Levitt G and Weller J (2016). Psychosis with Butane Hash Oil and a Question of Competency. Poster presentation for the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (AAPL) (October 29, 2016). Portland, OR. 2016
  • Levitt G and Weller J (2016). Early Presentation of Psychosis with the Use of Butane Hash Oil: A Dabbing Case Series. Poster presentation for the Annual Meeting of the Arizona Psychiatric Society (APS) (April 30, 2016). Phoenix, AZ. 2016
  • Levitt G and Weller J (2015). Issues with Mental Health Power of Attorney & Guardianship. Poster presentation for the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (AAPL) (October 22-25, 2015). Ft. Lauderdale, FL. 2015
  • Tomisato S and Weller J (2016). Viewing Webcam Footage in Case Conference: Does it Change Psychiatric Diagnostic Impressions or Confidence in those Impressions? Poster presentation for the 45th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training (AADPRT) (March 3-5, 2016). Austin, TX. 2015
  • Venter J, Weller J, Albasha, H (2014). Effects of Comorbid Internalizing Disorders on Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Poster presentation for the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) (October 20-25, 2014). San Diego, CA.. 2014
  • Kowalik J, Weller J (2014). Perception of Psychiatry and Individual Learning Experience: A Survey of Medical Students' Opinions. Poster presentation for the Annual Meeting of the Association of Directors of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry (ADMSEP) (June 12-14, 2014). Keystone, CO. 2014
  • Levitt G, Koster F, Palmer J, Weller J (2014). Still in Uniform: Mental Health Disorders Among Active Military Service Members Compared to Veterans. Poster presentation for the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) (May 3-7, 2014). New York, NY. 2014
  • Palmer J, Levitt G, Koster F, Weller J (2014). Up at Night: Is Sleep Disturbance a Symptom or a Separate Disorder in Active Military Service Members? Poster presentation for the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) (May 3-7, 2014). New York, NY. 2014
  • Koster F, Levitt G, Palmer J, Weller J (2014). Are We Maximizing or Minimizing the Treatment of Alcoholism in Active Military? Poster presentation for the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) (May 3-7, 2014). New York, NY. 2014
  • Weller J, Levitt, G (2014). Attending and Resident Views on Flu Vaccination. Poster presentation for the University of Arizona College of Medicine 2014 Scholarly Teaching Symposium (April 9, 2014). Phoenix, AZ. 2014
  • Kowalik J, Weller, J (2014). Perception of Psychiatry and Individual Learning Experience: A Survey of Medical Students’ Opinions. Poster presentation for the University of Arizona College of Medicine 2014 Scholarly Teaching Symposium (April 9, 2014). Phoenix, AZ. 2014
  • Cobourn L, Weller J, Cost M (2014). Development and Inter-Rater Reliability Testing of a 10-item Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy Session Observation Rating Form. Poster presentation for the University of Arizona College of Medicine 2014 Scholarly Teaching Symposium (April 9, 2014). Phoenix, AZ. 2014
  • Weller J, Venter J, & Albasha H (2014). Do Internalizing Disorders Change Performance on Measures of Cognition and Emotion in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? Poster presentation for the Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society (INS) (February 12-15, 2014). Seattle, WA. 2014

Awards

  • Research Mentor Award
    Creighton University Child Psychiatry Fellowship Program
  • Exemplary Leadership Award
    MIHS Child Psychiatry Fellowship Program
  • Special Recognition Award
    MIHS Child Psychiatry Fellowship Program