Jennifer Allen, PhD

Jennifer Allen, PhD

  • Staff Psychologist



Postdoctoral FellowshipSt. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
APA Accredited Internship – Center for Behavioral Medicine, Kansas City, MO
PhD – Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
MS – Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
BA – University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric pain and somatic concerns
  • Opioid misuse and abuse
  • Eating behavior

Selected Publications

Allen JM, Graef DM, Ehrentraut JH, Tynes BL, Crabtree VM. Sleep and Pain in Pediatric Illness: A conceptual review. CNS Neuroscience & Therapuetics 22:880-893, 2016.

Pashak TJ, Hagen JW, Allen JM,  Selley RS. Developmental assets: Validating a model of successful adaptation for emerging adults. College Student Journal 2:243-248, 2014.

Last update: February 2017