Julia LaMotte, PhD

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Julia LaMotte, PhD, is a psychology fellow with the Fontan Rehabilitation, Wellness, Activity and Resilience Development (FORWARD) Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), Motivational interviewing, Acceptance and commitment therapy, Mindfulness
Locations: Main Hospital; Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training


Pediatric Psychology/Integrated Behavioral Health Predoctoral Internship - Dell Children’s Medical Center/Texas Child Study Center/The University of Texas, Austin, TX

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Psychology, Child Concentration - Bridgewater State University, Bridgewater, MA

Graduate Degree

MS in Clinical Psychology - University of Georgia, Athens, GA
PhD in Clinical Psychology - University of Georgia, Athens, GA

Titles and Academic Titles

Psychology Fellow

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Promoting resiliency
Executive functioning (e.g., planning, organization, etc.) intervention
Mental health screening
Anxiety & depression
Adolescent health
Healthcare transition readiness
Healthy lifestyle (e.g., sleep, nutrition, exercise) interventions
Quality of life