Stephen Lassen, Ph.D.

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• Associate professor

Clinical interests

Pediatric psychology • Clinical child psychology • Coping with chronic illness
• Impact of parental illness on children • Pediatric trauma

Education and training

Brigham Young University: Bachelor of science in psychology
University of Kansas: Master of arts in child clinical psychology
Children's Hospital Boston/Harvard Medical School: Pre-doctoral Fellowship 
University of Kansas: Ph.D. in child clinical psychology
Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle: Post-doctoral fellowship


  • Warm Heart Award — Palliative Care Team at KUMC
  • KU Clinical Child Psychology Program Award for Scholarly Contributions to Graduate Training in Clinical Child Psychology
  • KUMC Chair Award for Compassion and Caring


  • American Psychological Association
  • APA Division 53 (Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology)
  • APA Division 54 (Society for Pediatric Psychology)
Last modified: Apr 15, 2014

Stephen Lassen, Ph.D.


Stephen Lassen, Ph.D.

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