Jennifer Harman, PhD

Jennifer Harman, PhD

  • Staff Psychologist



Postdoctoral Training - Yale University, Child Study Center
APA Accredited Internship - Yale University, Child Study Center
PhD - University of Florida
MEd – University of Florida
BA – University of Memphis

Clinical Interests

  • Cognitive, social, emotional, and adaptive functioning
  • Family-centered care
  • Young child prevention and intervention services

Selected Publications

Peck K, Harman JL, Anghelescu DA. Family and peer-group substance abuse as a risk-factor: Opioid misuse behaviors from a young adult with cancer-related pain- a case study. Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology  2017.

Willard VW, Cox LE, Russell KM, Kenney A, Jurbergs N, Molnar AE, Harman J. Cognitive and psychosocial functioning of preschool-aged children with cancer. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 2017.

Allen JM, Graef D, Ehrentraut JH, Lightsey B, Crabtree VM. Sleep and pain in pediatric illness: A systematic review. CNS Neuroscience & Therapeutics 2016.

Ehrentraut JH, Chaves E, McCracken A, Thompson J, Ward WL. Do parents and youth rate psychosocial functioning and fatigue among overweight treatment-seeking youth similarly? Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings 2016 (in press.)

Snaman J, Baker JN, Ehrentraut JH, Anghelescu DL. Pediatric oncology: Controlling pain at the end of life. Pediatric Drugs 2016.

Peck KR, Ehrentraut JH, Anghelescu DL. A review of opioid misuse in adolescents and young adults treated for cancer-related pain. Journal of Opioid Management 2016.

Willard VW, Parris K, Jurbergs N, Crabtree VM, Ehrentraut JH. Brief group therapy for chronic pain in adolescents. Pediatric Pain Letter 2015.

Smith-Bonahue TM, Smith-Adcock S, Ehrentraut JH. “I won’t be your friend if you don’t!” Preventing relational aggression in preschool classrooms. Young Children 2015.

Ehrentraut JH, Kern KD, Long SA, Qi AA, Faughnan LG, Anghelescu DL. Opioid misuse behaviors in adolescents and young adults in a hematology/oncology setting. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 2014.

Conners-Burrow NA, McKelvey L, Sockwell L, Ehrentraut Harman J, Adams Skye. Whiteside-Mansell L. Beginning to ‘Unpack’ Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation: Types of Consultation Services and their Impact on Teachers. Infant Mental Health Journal 34:280–289, 2013. doi: 10.1002/imhj.21387

Anghelescu DL, Ehrentraut JH , Faughnan LG. Opioid Misuse and Abuse: Risk and Management in Patients with Cancer Pain. Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Aug 1;11(8):1023-31, 2013.

Harman JL, Smith-Bonahue TM. Adaptive behavior scale. In L. Weis & T. Oakland, (Eds.) Review of the Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development, Third Edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Publishing 2010.

Harman JL, Smith-Bonahue TM, Oakland T. Adaptive behavior assessment in young children. In E. Mpofu & T. Oakland (Eds.) Rehabilitation and health assessment: Applying ICF guidelines. New York, NY: Springer Publishing 2010.

Smith-Bonahue T, Laramore A, Harman J, Castillo M. (2009). Perceptions of parents and teachers of the social and behavior characteristics of children with reading problems. Learning Disabilities: A Contemporary Journal 2009.

Conroy M, Sutherland KS, Haydon T, Stormont M, Harman J. Preventing and ameliorating young children's chronic problem behaviors: An ecological classroom-based approach. Psychology in the Schools 2009.

Phaneuf RL, Barry A, Bose-Deakins JE, Margulies A, Sumara KM, Harman JL. Ecobehavioral analysis of two early childhood classrooms: Overall engagement and peer social interaction across settings. Journal of Research in Childhood Education 2009.

Harman J, Radbill L. Aggression. In C. R. Reynolds & E. Fletcher-Janzen (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Special Education: Third Edition (Vol. 3). Hoboken, NJ: John-Wiley and Sons. 2006

Last update: December 2017