Joseph C Blader, Ph.D.
Meadows Foundation and Semp Russ Professor of Child Psychiatry Research
Dr. Blader is a child and adolescent clinical psychologist who received his undergraduate education at Tufts University and obtained his doctoral degree in psychology at Queen's University in Ontario, Canada. He completed clinical training at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario in Ottawa. He has held clinical and faculty positions North Shore - Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New York University School of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
- 2004 - MS - Epidemiology/Clinical Research - Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- 1988 - Clinical Fellowship - Clinical Child Psychology - Institute of Living
- 1987 - Internship - Clinical Child Psychology - Childrena??s Hospital of Eastern Ontario
- 1987 - PhD - Clinical Psychology - Queen's University
- 1983 - MA - Clinical Psychology - Queen's University
- 1981 - BS - Psychology/Political Science (magna cum laude) - Tufts University
- 5/2015 - Meadows Foundation and Semp Russ Professor of Child Psychiatry - University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Psychiatry, San Antonio
- 9/2013 - Associate Professor - The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Psychiatry, San Antonio
- 8/2003 - Senior Psychologist - Hillside Hospital & Schneider Children's Hospital, North Shore-LIJ Health System, Psychiatry, New Hyde Park
Instruction & Training
- 3/2014 - Present, Child Adolescent - Clarity Child Guidance Center, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
- 9/2004 - Present, Ph.D. Dissertations Directed, Stony Brook SUNY, Dept of Psychology
Research & Grants
Funding Agency Texas Health and Human Services Commission Title Primary Care Optimization for Excellence in Interventions Managing ADHD (PROXIMA) Status Active Period 6/2013 - 5/2016 Role Principal Investigator Grant Detail Project Director, Texas Healthcare Transformation and Quality Improvement Program. Implement and evaluate a collaborative-care model for children?s mental health within primary pediatric settings throughout Bexar County
Blader JC. Disruptive mood dysregulation, and other disruptive or aggressive disorders in ADHD. In: Daviss WB. Moodiness in ADHD: A Clinician?s Guide. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Nature; 2018. p. 73-92. Blader JC, Roybal DJ, Sauder CL, Carlson GA. Bipolar disorder. In: Beauchaine TP, Hinshaw SP. Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (3rd ed). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons; 2017. p. 706-744. Blader JC, Connor DF. Aggression in children: An integrative approach. In: Martin A, Volkmar FR, Bloch MH. Lewis?s Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: A Comprehensive Textbook (5th ed). Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer; 2017. p. 399-410. Blader JC, Carlson GA. Bipolar disorder. In: Beauchaine TP, Hinshaw SP, eds. Child and Adolescent Psychopathology, 2nd Edition. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons; 2013. p. 613-648. Blader JC, Jensen PS. Aggression in children: An integrative approach. In: Martin A, Volkmar F, eds. Lewis` Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: A Comprehensive Textbook, 4th edition. Baltimore: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2007. p. 467-483.
Blader JC. Suicidal thoughts and behaviors increased among young adults Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2018 Jan;57(1):18-19. Correll CU,Blader JC. Antipsychotic use in youth without psychosis: A Double-edged sword JAMA Psychiatry 2015 Jan;72(9):859-860. Blader JC. Not just another antipsychotic-beat-placebo trial for conduct problems Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2014 Jan;.
Faraone SV, Rostain AL, Blader JC, Busch B, Childress A, Connor DF, Newcorn J. Emotional dysregulation in ADHD: Implications for clinical recognition and intervention Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 2018 Jan;. Blader JC, Pliszka SR, Kafantaris V, Sauder C, Posner J, Foley CA, Carlson GA, Crowell JA, Margulies DM. Prevalence and treatment outcomes of persistent negative mood among children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and aggressive behavior Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology 2016 Feb;26(2):164-173. Avenevoli S, Blader JC, Leibenluft E. Irritability in youth: An update Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2015 Jan;54(11):881-883. Blader JC. "Executive Functions: What They Are, How They Work, and Why They Evolved" by Russell A. Barkley (in press) Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology 2014 Aug;24(6):362-363. Blader JC, Pliszka SR, Kafantaris V, Foley CA, Crowell JA, Carlson GA, Sauder C, Margulies J, Sinha C, Sverd J, Matthews TL, Bailey BY, Daviss WB. Callous-unemotional traits, proactive aggression, and treatment outcomes of aggressive children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2013 Dec;52(12):1281-1293. Mattison RE
Blader JC. What affects academic functioning in secondary special education students with serious emotional and/or behavioral problems? Behavioral Disorders 2013 Jan;34(4):201-211. Blader JC, Kafantaris V. Pharmacological treatment of bipolar disorder among children and adolescents Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics 2007 Mar;7(3):259-270. Blader JC. Longitudinal assessment of parental satisfaction with children's psychiatric hospitalization Administration and Policy in Mental Health 2007 Mar;34(2):108-115. Blader JC. Which family factors predict children's externalizing behaviors following discharge from psychiatric inpatient treatment? Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 2006 Nov;47(11):1133-1142. Blader JC. Can keeping clinical trial participants blind to their study treatment adversely affect subsequent care? Contemporary Clinical Trials 2005 Jun;26(3):290-299.
Blader JC, Foley CA. Milieu-based treatment: Inpatient and partial hospitalization, residential treatment 2017 Jan;:856-864.