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Susan Simonian, Ph.D.

Professor

Address: 55 Coming St., Office 102
Phone: 843.953.8271
E-mail: simonians@cofc.edu



Education

Ohio State University
Ph.D., ABPP


Research Interests

Effects of chronic illness on children and families, psychosocial care of hospitalized children, preventative health, early identification of mental health disorders in children, multi-disciplinary approaches to wellness and prevention of illness across the lifespan.

Teaching Interests

  • Diverse areas of child and adult health, psychosocial care and preventative health
  • Graduate MS in Child Life program coursework including psychosocial aspects of pediatric illness, family systems, and program development within the hospital and community settings
  • Child psychopathology
  • Behavior therapy (applied behavioral analysis)