Jennifer C. West, Ph.D.

Jennifer C. West, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-3607
Fax: (585) 273-1117

Professional Bio

Dr. 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 anomolies, 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.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Psychiatry, Child & Adoles Serv (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Child Psychology | University of Denver2001
MA | Child Psychology | University of Denver1997
BA | Psychology | Mount Holyoke College1992

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Psychology at URMC/Strong Memorial Hospital09/01/2002 - 8/31/03
Internship in Adolescent Health/Psychology at URMC/Strong Memorial Hospital09/01/2001 - 8/31/02