Alison R. Zisser, PhD

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

  • Education and Training

    Internship

    Clinical Psychology - Lurie Children's Hospital for Chicago, Chicago, IL

    Fellowship

    Child and Family Therapy - Kennedy Krieger Institute and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

    Undergraduate Degree

    MS in Clinical Child/Pediatric Psychology - University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

    Graduate Degree

    PhD in Clinical Child/Pediatric Psychology - University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Psychologist

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    2011

    Zisser, A.R. & Eyberg, S.M. (2011). Family issues: Temper tantrums and noncompliance. In A.M. La Greca & G. Koocher (Eds.) Parent’s guide to emotional first aid: Helping children and adolescents cope with predictable life crises. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

    2010

    Zisser, A.R. & Eyberg, S.M. (2010). Parent-child interaction therapy and the treatment of disruptive behavior disorders. In A.E. Kazdin & J.R. Weisz (Eds.) Evidence-based psychotherapies for children and adolescents, second edition. New York, NY: Guilford Press.

    2009

    Zisser, A.R. & Eyberg, S.M. (2009). Frequent tantrums: Oppositional behavior in a young child, psychotherapeutic perspective. In C.A. Galanter & P.S. Jensen (Eds.) DSM-IV TR casebook and treatment guide for child mental health. (pp. 380-383). Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.

    Papers

    2012

    Zisser, A.R., & Eyberg, S.M. (2012). Maternal ADHD: Parent-Child Interactions and Relations with Child Disruptive Behavior. Child and Family Behavior Therapy, 34, 33-52.

    Posters and Presentations

    2012

    Zisser, A.R., Eyberg, S.M. Marsiske, M., Boggs, S.R., & Bussing, R. (2012, August). Analysis of Change in Parent Perceptions of Barriers in Parent Child Interaction Therapy. Poster presented at the 2012 American Psychological Association conference, Orlando, FL.