Colleen Lukens, PhD

Colleen Lukens, PhD, is a psychologist in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Internship

    Nemours / Alfred I DuPont Hospital, Wilmington, DE

    Fellowship

    Nemours / Alfred I DuPont Hospital, Wilmington, DE

    Undergraduate Degree

    BA, Psychology - Bucknell University

    Graduate Degree

    PhD, Clinical Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
    MA, Clinical Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
    MS Ed, Psychological Services, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Psychologist

  • Departments and Services
  • Research Interests

    Pediatric feeding disorders
    Program evaluation

  • Publications

    Books

    Lukens, C. T. What are special challenges of managing obesity in the child with autism? In J. S. Huang (Ed.) Curbside Consultation in Pediatric Obesity: 49 Clinical Questions. SLACK Incorporated, Thorofare, NJ, 2014.

    Maqbool, A., Lukens, C. T. Feeding disorders and eosinophilic esophagitis in C. Liacouris and J. Markowitz (Eds.) Eosinophilic Esophagitis, Springer, New York, NY, 2012, pp 361-373.

    Lukens, C. T. Behavioral assessment of pediatric feeding problems in V. R. Preedy, R. R. Watson, & C. R. Martin (Eds.) Handbook of Behavior, Food and Nutrition, Springer, New York, NY, 2011, pp. 3437-3452.

    Papers

    2014

    Lukens CT, Silverman AH. Systematic review of psychological interventions for pediatric feeding problems. J Pediatr Psychol. 2014 Sep;39(8):903-17.

    2013

    Hendya HM, Seiverling L, Lukens C, Williams KE. Brief Assessment of Mealtime Behavior in Children: Psychometrics and Association With Child Characteristics and Parent Responses. Children's Health Care, 42(1), 2013

    Sharp WG, Jaquess DL, Lukens C T. Multi-method assessment of feeding problems among children with autism spectrum disorders. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 7: 56-65, 2013.