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Jennifer Lindwall, Ph.D.

Jennifer Lindwall, Ph.D.

Jennifer Lindwall, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She is a Pediatric Psychologist with the Cystic Fibrosis Center, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, and the Child Psychiatry Consultation-Liaison Service, both at the Children’s Hospital Colorado. Dr. Lindwall provides consultation and intervention to promote positive psychosocial functioning in children with significant medical illness, and has worked with a number of pediatric populations including children diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, multiple sclerosis, cancer, sickle cell disease, and spinal cord injury. Dr. Lindwall’s clinical, teaching, and research interests are focused on psychosocial issues affecting children with chronic medical illness, including: social-emotional health; adjustment, stress, and coping related to medical illness; quality of life; family functioning; and factors contributing to resiliency while facing the challenges of chronic illness. At Children’s Hospital Colorado, Dr. Lindwall is particularly dedicated to working with pediatric patients with Cystic Fibrosis and Multiple Sclerosis, and creating integrated Psychology services for these patients and their families. Dr. Lindwall is also interested in strategies for partnering with families, schools, and the larger community to develop comprehensive health care for children.

Specialties

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Titles

Academic – Assistant Professor

Education & Training

Internships

Temple University / Shriners Hospitals for Children (Philadelphia) – (2010)

Graduate Schools

University of Wisconsin, Madison (2002)

Graduate Schools

University of Wisconsin, Madison – Psychology (2010)

Undergraduate Schools

Yale University – Public Health (1997)

Undergraduate Schools

University of Wisconsin, Madison – Psychology (2000)

Memberships

American Psychological Association (APA) – Member