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Karen L. Steinberg, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychiatry
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Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-1410
Phone: 800-535-6232
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 OrganizationMember, Conference committeeExternalState20182022
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 memberExternalState20142022
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
Preventing prenatal alcohol exposure: Enhancing EHR capabilities using multiple clinical decision support tools, Poster presented at the 44th Annual Convention of the Society for Behavioral MedicinePoster2023Phoenix, Arizona
Integrated treatment for addressing perinatal mood and anxiety disorders: All is not lost in translation, Poster presented at the Annual convention of the American Psychological AssociationPoster2023Washington, DC
Implementing evidence-based SBIRT Services: Does training format impact brief intervention performance rates? Poster presented at the 44th Annual Convention of the Society for Behavioral MedicinePoster2023Phoenix
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