Education and Training

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Psychology - Boston University, Boston, MA

Titles and Academic Titles

Clinical Research Coordinator II

Departments and Services




Ahmed, A., Moore, T.M., Lewis, J., Butler, L., Benton, T.D., & Boyd, R.C. (2018).Psychometric Properties of Bully, Fighting, and Victimization Scales Among Clinically Referred Youth, Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, DOI:10.1080/10926771.2017.1420718

Butler, L., Boyd, R., Benton, T. (2017). Investigation of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5) Parent/Guardian-Rated Depression Measure As a Telephone Screen in an Outpatient Clinic. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Volume 56, Issue 10, S195 - S196. doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2017.09.132

Boyd, R.C., Butler, L., & Benton, T.D. (2017).  Understanding adolescents’ experiences with depression and behavioral health treatment.  The Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research.  Advanced online publication. PMID:  28488156

Xu, Y., Boyd, R.C., Butler, L., Moore, T.M., & Benton, T.D. (2017).  Associations of parent-adolescent discrepancies in family cohesion and conflict with adolescent impairment. Journal of Child and Family Studies. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1007/s10826-017-0825-2


Butler L, Boyd R, Benton T. Experiences and Treatment Survey for Adolescents with Depression. Poster session presented at: Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental & Related Disorders (LEND) Annual Research Symposia; 2015 May 20; Philadelphia, PA.


Benton T, Lynch KG, Douglas SD, Dubé B, Gettes DR, Spitsin S, Butler L, Tustin NB, Metzger DS, Flanagan D, Evans DL. Depression Decreases CD4 and Chemokine Receptor Expression in T-lymphocytes and Macrophages. Poster session presented at: American College of Neuropsychopharmacology Annual Meeting; 2013 Dec 9-11; Hollywood, FL.