Niki Jurbergs, PhD

Niki Jurbergs, PhD

Clinical Psychologist

Department

Psychology


Contact Information

Niki Jurbergs, PhD
Psychology
MS 101, Room BP034
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105-3678
Email: niki.jurbergs@stjude.org
Phone: (901) 595-3776
FAX: (901) 595-2854


Education

BA – University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
MA – Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
PhD – Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA


Clinical Interests


Selected Publications

Jurbergs N, Palcic J, Kelley ML. School-home notes and teacher feedback: Increasing attention and productivity in low-income, African-American children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Child and Family Behavior Therapy 2010 (in press).

Palcic J, Jurbergs N, Kelley ML. A comparison of teacher and parent delivered consequences: Improving classroom behavior in African American children with ADHD. Child and Family Behavior Therapy 31:117-133, 2009.

Phipps S, Jurbergs N, Long A. Symptoms of post-traumatic stress in children with cancer: Does personality trump health status? Psycho-Oncology 18:992-1002, 2009.

Jurbergs N, Long A, Ticona L, Phipps S. Symptoms of posttraumatic stress in parents of children with cancer: Are they elevated relative to parents of healthy children? Journal of Pediatric Psychology 34:4-13, 2009.

Jurbergs N, Russell KM, Long A, Phipps S. Adaptive style and differences in parent and child-report of health-related quality of life in children with cancer. Psycho-Oncology 17:83-90, 2008.

Jurbergs N, Long A, Hudson M, Phipps S. Self-report of somatic symptoms in survivors of childhood cancer: Effects of adaptive style. Pediatric Blood and Cancer49:84-89, 2007.

Jurbergs N, Palcic J, Kelley ML. School-home notes with and without response cost: Increasing attention and academic performance in low-income children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. School Psychology Quarterly 22:358-379, 2007.