Faculty Profile

Dr. Rahil D. Briggs, Psy.D.

Rahil D. Briggs, Psy.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics (Academic General Pediatrics)

Areas of Research: Integration of behavioral health services into primary care pediatrics. Toxic stress, early childhood brain development, Adverse Childhood Experiences, and the importance of prevention and dyadic, two-generation work.

Professional Interests

Early Childhood Development, Infant Mental Health, Parent-Child Relationships.

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Dr. Rahil Briggs argues in a USA Today op-ed that mental health screenings should be a part of student checkups.

Time.com interviews Dr. Rahill Briggs about a new study which found 10 percent of low-functioning children with autism may "bloom," or outgrow, their most severe disabilities by adolescence.

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