CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSPUBLICATIONSKenneth D. Shamlian, Psy.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersAppointment: (585) 276-3000A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocationsUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterSchool of Medicine and Dentistry601 Elmwood Ave, Box 671Rochester, NY 14642Additional LinksNew LinkFaculty AppointmentsAssistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics , Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics (SMD) BiographyDr. Shamlian's professional training is in the use of behavioral and cognitive-behavioral approaches with children with an autism spectrum disorder, intellectual and developmental disorders, & clinical presentations of common developmental concerns (e.g. potty training, sleep, and parent-child interactions). His approach to working with families emphasizes the careful consideration of parent concerns and challenges as they try to help their child develop to their fullest potential. A major aim is to help families develop methods to interact with their child in ways that support healthy development, in addition to being feasible for the family to use.Professional BackgroundDr. Shamlian is a licensed pediatric psychologist and a licensed, doctoral-level board-certified behavior analyst in New York. He is currently the Director of the Behavioral Treatment Program in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics and the Director of the Crisis Intervention Program at UR. He has over 20 years of experience in mental and behavioral health in school and community outpatient programs, university centers, and medical centers. Over 15 years of this time has included specialty training and experience in working with children with autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders.ResearchDr. Shamlian's research interests have concentrated on the benefits of integrated behavioral health in primary care settings, sleep disorders in pediatric populations with neurodevelopmental disorders, physiological effects of parenting children with challenging behaviors, and the assessment and treatment of severe behavior disorders.CredentialsSpecialtiesBehavioral Analyst - Behavior Analyst Certification BoardPsychology, Cognitive and Behavioral - American Board of Professional PsychologyEducation2012PSYD | University of Southern MainePost-doctoral Training & Residency07/01/2014 - 06/30/2015Fellowship at University of Nebraska Medical Center08/12/2012 - 08/12/2013Residency in Psychology at Nova Southeastern University College of Medical GMEPublicationsJournal Articles10/2017Borgen JG, Charles Mace F, Cavanaugh BM, Shamlian K, Lit KR, Wilson JB, Trauschke SL. "A method to establish stimulus control and compliance with instructions." Journal of applied behavior analysis.. 2017 Oct; 50(4):830-842. Epub 2017 Sep 20. 7/2016Nevin JA, Mace FC, DeLeon IG, Shahan TA, Shamlian KD, Lit K, Sheehan T, Frank-Crawford MA, Trauschke SL, Sweeney MM, Tarver DR, Craig AR. "Effects of signaled and unsignaled alternative reinforcement on persistence and relapse in children and pigeons." Journal of the experimental analysis of behavior.. 2016 Jul; 106(1):34-57. Epub 2016 Jun 10. 6/2016Shamlian KD, Fisher WW, Steege MW, Cavanaugh BM, Samour K, Querim AC. "Evaluation of multiple schedules with naturally occurring and therapist-arranged discriminative stimuli following functional communication training." Journal of applied behavior analysis.. 2016 Jun; 49(2):228-50. Epub 2016 Jan 21. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Kenneth D. Shamlian, Psy.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. Kenneth D. Shamlian, Psy.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.