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Karen L. Steinberg, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-1410
Phone: 800-535-6232
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B.A.Rutgers College, Rutgers UniversityNot Applicable
M.A.State University of New York at BuffaloPsychology
Ph.D.State University of New York at BuffaloPsychology (Clinical)

Post-Graduate Training
InternshipInstitute of LivingPsychology
PostdoctoralUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicinePsychology, Alcohol Research Center

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Career Development Award (K23)NICHD
Mark. Diamond Foundation Research GrantState University of New York at Buffalo
Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Department of Interdisciplinary SciencesState University of New York at Buffalo
Graduate Research Assistantship, Research Center for the Study of Children and YouthState University of New York at Buffalo, Child Clinical/Law Program
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Connecticut Society for Psychoanalytic PsychologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20182020
European Journal of PsychotraumatologyProfessional/Scientific JournalReviewerExternalInternational20182020
Office of Early Childhood (OEC) Internal Review Board (IRB)Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20172020
Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs (JSAD)Professional/Scientific JournalAssistant Field EditorExternalInternational20162019
Nurturing Families Network, CQI CommitteeOtherRegional representative, program managersExternalState20162019
Attachment Network of ConnecticutProfessional/Scientific OrganizationFounding memberExternalState20142020
Connecticut Association for Infant Mental HealthProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20072020
UConn Parenting Program (formerly Nurturing Families Network) Advisory BoardAdvisory CommitteeProgram DirectorUConn HealthState20072020
American Psychological AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19972020

Journal Articles


Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Attachment, Caregiver Sensitivity, and Aggression, Whiting, Psychology Grand Rounds, 5/30/19TalkWhiting Forensic Hospital2019Middletown
Intergenerational transmission of caregiving patterns: The role of object representations in moderating the impact of trauma on caregiving sensitivityPosterInternational Society for Traumatic Stress Studies2019Boston