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Susan M. Panichelli Mindel, PhD, Assistant Professor, Director of Clinical Research

Dr. Susan Panichelli Mindel is a core faculty member of the PsyD program in Clinical Psychology. Dr. Mindel received her BA in psychology from Brandeis University and her MA and PhD in clinical psychology from Temple University. She completed her internship at the APA accredited Behavioral Therapy Service of the Institute of Pennsylvania Hospital. She teaches doctoral courses in Learning Theories, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy, Professional Development Seminar, Research Methods/Dissertation Seminar, Clinical Practicum, among others. Dr. Mindel teaches informally through the supervision and mentoring of students in their clinical and research work.

Dr. Mindel is a licensed clinical psychologist with extensive experience in the delivery of cognitive-behavioral evidence-based treatments in children and adolescents. She has served as a therapist trainer and supervisor at Temple University's Child and Adolescent Anxiety Disorders Clinic, participated as a member of the treatment development staff at the Center for Psychotherapy Research at the University of Pennsylvania and served as a research consultant and clinical coordinator for the Cannabis Youth Treatment Cooperative Agreement, an NIMH multi-site funded project. She is dedicated to quality care, and maintains a private practice working with children and adolescents experiencing a variety of difficulties, with a specialization in anxiety disorders.

Dr. Mindel's research interests include issues in clinical child psychology, with an emphasis on the prevention and treatment of anxiety disorders, and diagnostic differences and treatment of subtypes of ADHD. Furthermore, her interests branch out to broader areas including child psychopathology as related to parenting variables, comorbidity, social behavior patterns, coping, and treatment responsiveness. She has served as an ad-hoc reviewer for the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, Journal of Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Therapy and Research, and as Notes and Announcements editor for Cognitive Therapy and Research.

 

Professional Membership:

American Psychological Association
Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies
Pennsylvania Psychological Association

 

Recent Publications and Presentations:

DiTomasso, R. A., Cahn, S. C., Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., and McFillan, R. (2013). Specialty Competencies in Clinical Psychology. Oxford: Oxford University Press

Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Tyler, J., Bosacker, C., Klinkhoff, C., Moran, B., Binns, K., Sperrazza, C., Kritzstein, A., & Harmon, L. (November 2014). A School-Based Group CBT Intervention for Inner City Latino Youth. Poster presented at the 48th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Tyler, J., Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Binns, K., Sperrazza, C., & Kritzstein, A. (November 2014). Maladaptive Perfectionism and Anxiety in Latino Youth. Poster presented at the 48th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Felgoise, S. H., Zahn, B. S., Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Gingras, R., & Potts, E. (January, 2014). Introduction and Reinforcement of Advocacy and Social Justice as Core Competencies in the Curriculum of the Psy.D. Program in Clinical Psychology. Poster presented at the Mid-Winter Conference of The National Council of Schools and Programs in Professional Psychology, New Orleans, LA.

Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Bosacker, C, Tyler, J., Moran, B. & Klinkhoff, C. (November 2013). A Pilot Study of a School Based Intervention for Inner City Middle School Students. Poster presented at the 47th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral Cognitive Therapies, Nashville, TN.

Panichelli-Mindel, S. M. (November 2008). Graduate Training Clinics Serving the Community: How We Integrate Science and Practice. Chair of symposium at the 42nd annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, FL.

Panichelli-Mindel, S. M. & Messing, M. (November 2008). Integrating Science and Practice in an Urban, Child-Focused, Community Mental Health Clinic. Presenter at a symposium at the 42nd annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, FL.

Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Brereton, J., Miller, R., Egbert, L., Raimo, S., & Popick, V. (November 2008) Treatment Retention and Attrition in an Urban Community Based Mental Health Clinic: Why Do They Stay and Why Do They Leave? Poster presented at the 42nd annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, FL.

Scarth, E., Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Anghelone, S., & Miller, R. (November 2008). Discrepancies in Parent and Child Ratings of Child's Depression and Anxiety: Does Parent's Anxiety or Depression have a Moderating Effect? Poster presented at the 42nd annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, FL.

Vanderbeek, C., Armstrong, S. L., Lawson, C., & Panichelli-Mindel, S. M. (August 2008). Relationships between Autism Spectrum Disorder, Theory of Mind and Language. Poster presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Anghelone, S., Foran, K. F., Walters-Bugbee, S., & Miller, R. H. (November, 2007). Maternal and Paternal Internalizing Symptomatology, Child Psychopathology, and Level of Parental Involvement in a Clinic-Referred Sample. Poster presented at the 41st annual meeting of the Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Brereton, J., Booker, G., Messing, M., & Panichelli-Mindel, S.M. (November, 2007). The Relationship Between Children's Social Perceptions, Social Skills, and Treatment Outcome. Poster presented at the 41st annual meeting of the Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Musico, J. A., Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Spinell, J. S., & McDuffie, M. S. (November, 2007). Interpretation Biases of Social Events in (Socially) Anxious Adolescents. Poster presented at the 41st annual meeting of the Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Napier, K., Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Leff, S., & McClure, K. S. (November, 2007). Parent's Attitudes towards Relational Aggression. Poster presented at the 41st annual meeting of the Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Diamond, G., Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Shera, D., Dennis, M., Tims, F., & Ungemack, J. (2006). Psychiatric syndromes in adolescents with marijuana abuse and dependency in outpatient treatment. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, 15, 37-54.

Panichelli-Mindel, S. M., Flannery-Schroeder, E., Kendall, P. C., & Angelosante, A. G. (2005). Disclosure of distress among anxiety disordered-youth: Treatment outcome differences. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 19, 403-422.

Last Updated: 12/12/14