Kathleen Rein, PsyD

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Kathleen Rein, PsyD, is a psychologist in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and with the Autism Integrated Care Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Evaluation and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Developmental disabilities, Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)
Locations: Center for Advanced Behavioral Healthcare
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training


Pediatric Psychology - Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE


Early Childhood/Autism - Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Psychology - The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ

Graduate Degree

PsyD in Clinical Psychology - Loyola University, Baltimore, MD

MS in Clinical Psychology - Loyola University, Baltimore, MD

Titles and Academic Titles


Departments and Services

Research Interests

Caregiver stress and coping following the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder


Posters and Presentations


Davis, K.A. The Relationship between Adaptive Functioning and Social Responsiveness in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Caregiver Quality of Life (QoL). Poster Presentation at International Meeting for Autism Research, Salt Lake City, Utah. May 2015.


Davis, K.A. Pilot Study of Caregiver Support Group: My Child Was Recently Diagnosed With an Autism Spectrum Disorder, Now What? Poster Presentation at the 2013 Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, Washington. April 2013.


Davis, K.A. Ethical entrepreneurism: Developing, maintaining, and closing a practice. In J.E. Barnett (Chair), The ethical businessperson: Oxymoron or essential values of the profession? Symposium presented at the 120th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Orlando, Florida. August 2012

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

Society of Pediatric Psychology, APA Division 54

Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, APA Division 53