PhD, School Psychology, University of Washington
Cohort Two Fellow

Academic Mentor
Todd Herrenkohl
Professor, School of Social Work, University of Washington

Policy Mentor
Anne Nicoll
Evaluation Research Consultant, Downs Group L.L.C.

Current Institutional Affiliation
Seattle Psychology: Clinical Associate Licensed Psychologist

Areas of Expertise
Mental Health and Well-Being, Evidence-Based/Evidence-Informed Programs, School-aged Children


Kate Daderko, PhD, is a licensed psychologist who works with children, adolescents, and their parents. Dr. Daderko specializes in providing treatment to youth who have experienced traumatic events. She also provides treatment for anxiety, depression, and related mood disorders. In addition, Dr. Daderko assesses children and adolescents for cognitive ability, learning disabilities, and attention and executive functioning difficulties. Her primary theoretical orientation is cognitive behavioral.

Dr. Daderko completed her doctorate in school psychology at the University of Washington; her clinical internship at Sarah Reed Children’s Center, a residential treatment facility for children and adolescents with significant behavioral issues, in Erie, PA; and her post doctoral fellowship at the Penn Center for Youth and Family Response and Recovery, a clinic for youth who have experienced traumatic events, in Philadelphia, PA.