Abby Demianczyk, PhD

Abby Demianczyk, PhD

Abby Demianczyk, PhD, is a Psychologist in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

Education and Training

Internship

Child Clinical/Pediatric Psychology - Department of Psychiatry at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville PA

Fellowship

Pediatric Psychology - Division of Behavioral Health at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Psychology - Arcadia University, Glenside, PA

Graduate Degree

PhD in Clinical Psychology - Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

MA in Clinical Psychology - Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Psychologist

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2014

Demianczyk, A. C., Jenkins, A. L., Henson, J. M., & Conner, B. T. (2014). Psychometric evaluation of BIS/BAS in a diverse sample of undergraduates. Journal of Personality Assessment, 96(5), 485-494.

Books

Chapters

Hampton, A. S., Seelbach, A. C., Morrison, A. S., Conner, B. T., Urada, D., & Longshore, D. (2010). The role of motivation in drug treatment completion. In Criminal Justice Treatment Study (pp. 53-63). Los Angeles, CA, US: UCLA.

Posters and Presentations

2016

Demianczyk, A. C., Noeder, M., Ryan, J., Sood, E. (2016, August). Psychosocial Risk Factors Associated with Delayed Cardiac Care for Children with Congenital Heart Disease. Poster submitted to the 2016 Convention of the American Psychological Association.

2014

Demianczyk, A. C., Gadow, K. D., & Drabick, D.A. (2014, April). Impact of Perinatal HIV infection and Family Environment on Impairment among Youth. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Society of Pediatric Psychology, San Diego, California.

Demianczyk, A. C., & Drabick, D.A. (2014, November). Psychological Outcomes Associated with the Experience of Microaggressions. Poster presented at the 48th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

2013

Conner B. T. & Seelbach, A. C. (2013, November). Sensation Seeking and Emotion Dysregulation Predict Engagement in Health Risk Behaviors During High School. Poster presented at the 47th Annual Convention of the Associations for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapists, Nashville, Tennessee.

Seelbach, A. C., Hampton, A. S., Shields, B. J., & Drabick, D.A. (2013, May). Parental responses to children’s negative emotions moderate the relation between emotion regulation and aggression. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, Washington.

Hampton, A. S., Seelbach, A. C., Steinberg, L., & Drabick, D.A. (2013, May). Psychopathy and intelligence: Predictors of juvenile aggressive and income offending during a three-year follow-up period. Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, Washington.

Awards and Honors

2016, APA Convention Student Poster Award, Society of Pediatric Psychology
2012, Faculty Commendation of Excellence, Temple University
2012, College of Liberal Arts Travel Award, Temple University
2011, Early Career Travel Award, National Institute of Drug Abuse/National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
2011, College of Liberal Arts Travel Award, Temple University
2010, Faculty Commendation of Excellence, Temple University
2010, College of Liberal Arts Travel Award, Temple University
 

Editorial and Academic Positions

2017, SPP Annual Conference Student Poster Award, Reviewer
2016, APA 2016 Convention submissions to Division 54, Reviewer
2015, Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology, Ad-hoc Reviewer
2010, Association for Psychological Science Student Caucus Student Grant Competition, Grant Reviewer

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

National

2016 – present, Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Outcomes Collaborative (CNOC)
2014 – present, Society of Pediatric Psychology (SPP; APA Division 54)
2014 – present, Pennsylvania Psychological Association (PDA)
2009 – present, American Psychological Association (APA)

Academic and Institutional Committees

2017 – present, CHOP Cardiac Center Psychosocial Committee
2016 – present, National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative
2015 – present, Society of Pediatric Psychology Cardiology Special Interest Group