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Kenya Malcolm, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 279-7800

Fax: (585) 256-1901

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Biography

Dr. Malcolm is the Director of Infant and Early Childhood Initiatives for the Child and Adolescent Division. She specializes in evaluation, treatment and consultation with children (including preschoolers), adolescents, and their families. She integrates a cognitive-behavioral orientation with aspects of systems and developmental theories. She has many interests that fall into broad categories related to integrated primary care and school settings, early childhood mental health, and work with adults on behalf of children. She sees a limited number of patients for consultation and ongoing therapy through Pediatric Behavioral Health and Wellness though most of her time there is in training and supervision. Dr. Malcolm is also one of the clinical supervisors on the integrated behavioral health team through GCH General Pediatric Practice where she oversees training for psychology interns/ fellows and is the Healthysteps Program project lead.

Research

To date, Dr. Malcolm has worked with four large scale research projects involved with collecting and analyzing data from elementary and middle school- aged students. This work has involved all aspects of the research process including grant writing, building community partnerships, program development, and publication/ dissemination. She has also supervised teams of undergraduate students, mentors, and mental health professionals. Particular research interests include school- based program development and intervention. Detailed information regarding responsibilities and duties as well as a list of professional poster presentations is available upon request. Current scholarship endeavors focus on training and program implementation in outpatient and integrated primary care settings.

Credentials

Education

2009
PhD | University of Arkansas College of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

09/01/2009 - 07/31/2010
Fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at University of Rochester Medical Center

08/01/2008 - 07/31/2009
Internship in Psychology at University of Missouri-St. Louis

Publications

Journal Articles

2019
Malcolm, K. T., Taylor, K. K., Mitchell, J., Saile, M., Heatly, M., & Alpert-Gillis, L. J. "Why, What, and How: Training Community Clinicians on Evidence-Based Practice for Youth Mental Health." Training and Education in Professional Psychology. 2019; .

2012
Knack, J.M., Jacquot, C., Jensen-Campbell, L.A., & Malcolm, K.T. "The importance of having Agreeable friends in childhood (especially when you are not)." Journal of Applied Social Psychology. 2012; (in press).

2010
Elledge, L. C., Cavell, T. A., Ogle, N. T., Malcolm, K. T., Newgent, R. A., & Faith, M. A. "History of peer victimization and children's response to school-bullying." School Psychology Quarterly 25, 129-141. 2010; .

Books & Chapters

2010
Chapter Title: Selective identification for children potentially at-risk for peer victimization: A new model for identification utilizing receiver operating characteristics (ROC) analysis.
Book Title: Protecting Children from Violence: Evidence-Based Interventions
Author List: Newgent, R.A., Seay, A.D., Malcolm, K.T., Keller, E.A., & Cavell, T.A.
Edited By: J.M. Lampinen & K. Sexton-Radek
Published By: Routledge 2010

2007
Chapter Title: The anger and aggression relation. In T. A. Cavell & K.T. Malcolm (Eds.), Anger, Aggression, and Interventions for Interpersonal Violence. Erlbaum.
Book Title: Anger, Aggression, and Interventions for Interpersonal Violence.
Author List: Cavell, T.A., & Malcolm, K.T.
Edited By: Cavell, T.A., & Malcolm, K.T.
Published By: Erlbaum 2007

2007
Book Title: Anger, Aggression, and Interventions for Interpersonal Violence
Author List: Cavell, T.A., & Malcolm, K.T. (Eds.)
Published By: Erlbaum 2007

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