KATE DADERKO
PhD, School Psychology, University of Washington (Year)
Cohort Two Fellow
katedaderkophd@gmail.com

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
University of Pennsylvania Health System

Areas of Expertise

Evidence-Based/Evidence-Informed ProgramsK-12 Education and School SystemsMental Health and Well-BeingSchool-aged Children; Trauma and Post-traumatic Stress; Anxiety and Depression; Behavior Problems; Parent Training and Support; Evaluation of Cognitive Ability, Learning Disabilities, and Attention and Executive Functioning Difficulties; Educational Consultation

BIOGRAPHY

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.