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Stephen P. Whiteside, Ph.D., L.P.

  1. Psychologist
  • Assessment and treatment of child and adolescent anxiety disorders
  • Development of intensive treatments of childhood OCD
  • Neuroimaging of OCD and the effects of behavior therapy
  • Development of electronic tools to enhance cognitive behavior therapy for anxiety disorders
  1. 2003
    ResidentMedical Psychology, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2003
    Post-doctoral Fellowship - Child and Family Medical PsychologyMayo Clinic in Rochester
  3. 2001
    Internship - APA Accredited Clinical Psychology Internship in Pediatric PsychologyGeisinger Medical Center
  4. 2001
    PhD - APA Accredited Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology. Dissertation: Validation of the UPPS Impulsivity Scale: A Four Factor Model of Impulsivity. Advisor: Donald R. Lynam, Ph.D.University of Kentucky
  5. 1998
    MA - APA Accredited Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology. Masters Thesis: Using Impulsive Behavior in Laboratory Tasks to Identify Psychopaths, Extraverts, and Introverts. Advisor: Donald R. Lynam, PhD.University of Kentucky
  6. 1995
    BA - Psychology. Honors Thesis: Categorization Process and Competing Categories. Advisor: Douglas Medin, Ph.D.Northwestern University


  1. 2005
    Clinical Child and Adolescent PsychologyAmerican Board of Professional Psychology

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    Launchpad for Enterprise Innovation Immersion CohortMayo Clinic, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology
  2. 2003
    Howard P. Rome Fellows Writing AwardDepartment of Psychiatry & Psychology
  3. 2000
    Outstanding Scientist-Practitioner AwardDepartment of Psychology, University of Kentucky
  4. 1995
    Graduated with Honors in PsychologyNorthwestern University

Professional memberships

  1. 2016 - present
    Subject Matter ExpertDepartment of Psychiatry and Psychology; Provider Content Design
  2. 2016 - present
    Grant ReviewerNIMH
  3. 2016 - 2017
    MemberGreen Committee
  4. 2015 - 2017
    Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Annual Meeting
  5. 2014 - present
    ChairDepartment of Psychiatry and Psychology; Convergence Child Specialty Council
  6. 2011 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  7. 2009 - 2010
    MemberDepartment of Psychiatry and Psychology; Financial Workgroup
  8. 2009 - 2017
    Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
  9. 2007 - 2017
    MemberMinnesota Psychological Association
  10. 2003 - present
    MemberInternational Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation
    MemberAnxiety Disorders Association of America
    MemberDivision 53 - Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, American Psychological Association
    MemberAssociation for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
    MemberEducation and Training Committee, Minnesota Psychological Association


Research activities

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