CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSJennifer C. West, Ph.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersOffice: (585) 275-3607Fax: (585) 273-1117A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocationsPediatric GI Clinic (585-275-2647 for Appointments)Ambulatory Care Center1st FloorRochester, NY 14642Pediatric Pulmonary Clinic (585-275-2464 for Appointments)Ambulatory Care Center1st Floor, Suite 2 (Peds Specialty)Rochester, NY 14624Faculty AppointmentsAssociate Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Psychiatry , Child & Adoles Serv (SMD) BiographyProfessional BackgroundDr. West has extensive experience in the clinical treatment of children, adolescents, and families. She specializes in the assessment and therapeutic treatment of children with acute and chronic medical conditions, especially asthma, vocal cord dysfunction, Type I diabetes, craniofacial anomalies, abdominal pain, and encopresis. She also has expertise in the treatment of anxiety, mood disorders, and adjustment disorders in children and adolescents. Dr. West is the Director of the Child and Adolescent Track of the Psychology Doctoral Internship Program. Dr. West's' current research focus is on the measurement of implementer fidelity and competence, the relationship of these constructs to intervention outcomes, and the implications for training interventionists. Dr. West is a member of the American Psychological Association and the Genesee Valley Psychological Association.CredentialsEducation2001MA, PhD | University of DenverPost-doctoral Training & Residency9/1/01 - 8/31/02Internship in Adolescent Health/Psychology at URMC/Strong Memorial Hospital9/1/02 - 8/31/03Fellowship in Pediatric Psychology at URMC/Strong Memorial HospitalAwards2012Emerald Literati Network Award2009Award for Excellence in Teaching2005Award for Excellence in TeachingLocation: Department of Psychiatry, URMC2001Psychology Internship Predoctoral Training Award for ExcellenceLocation: Department of Psychiatry, URMC1997 - 2000National Research Service AwardSponsor: NIMH1995 - 1997Colorado Graduate FellowshipLocation: University of Denver1995Teaching Assistantship (merit based)Location: University of Denver1992Sarah Williston PrizeSponsor: Mount Holyoke CollegeLocation: Mount Holyoke College1992Alumnae Scholar Athlete AwardSponsor: Mount Holyoke Alumanae AssociationLocation: Mount Holyoke College1992Sigma Xi Scientific Honor Society1991Phi Beta KappaLocation: Mount Holyoke College1991Psi Chi Honor SocietyLocation: Mount Holyoke CollegeVIEW ALL expand_morePublicationsJournal Articles2015Cross, W., West, J., Wyman, P.A., Schmeelk-Cone, K., Xia, Y., Tu, X., Teisl, M., Brown, CH., & Forgatch, M. "Observational measures of implementer fidelity for a school-based preventive intervention: development, reliability and validity." Prevention Science. 2015; 16(1): 122-132.2011Cross, W.; West, J. "Examining implementer fidelity: Conceptualizing and measuring adherence and competence". Journal of Child Services. 2011; 6(1): 18-33.10/2009Wyman PA, Gaudieri PA, Schmeelk-Cone K, Cross W, Brown CH, Sworts L, West J, Burke KC, Nathan J. "Emotional triggers and psychopathology associated with suicidal ideation in urban children with elevated aggressive-disruptive behavior." Journal of abnormal child psychology.. 2009 Oct 0; 37(7):917-28. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Jennifer C. West, Ph.D.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Jennifer C. West, Ph.D. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.