Featured Alumna: Elizabeth Reynolds, Ph.D. (2011, Clinical Psychology)
Liz Reynolds is an assistant professor in the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Reynolds received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from University of Maryland, College Park in 2011. She completed her predoctoral internship training at Alpert Medical School of Brown University Clinical Psychology Training Consortium. She serves as the primary behavioral consultant within the Johns Hopkins Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Inpatient and Day Hospital Services. Research and clinical interests focus on 1) patient safety, quality, and behavioral programming within youth psychiatric acute care and 2) social-contextual and self-regulatory factors associated with adolescent health risk behaviors. She has lead efforts to develop, implement, and disseminate Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports to reduce the use of seclusion, restraint, and PRN use in acute psychiatric care settings. She is currently part of Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Leadership Academy.
Johns Hopkins quoted Dr. Reynolds in their article, “Reducing Restraints for High-Risk Youths.”