Richard Gallagher

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Richard Gallagher

Associate Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry;Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Director of Parenting Institute NYU Child Study Center

Contact Info

Address
1 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016

646/754-5043


Education

1981 — Temple Univ, Medical Education

Research Summary

A study of the neuropsychological characteristics of children with AD/HD and their correlation to their use of skills to organize their time, their actions, and their supplies needed to meet goals in school and at home. A pilot test of an intervention strategy for teaching organizational skills to children with AD/HD to determine its impact on school functioning, home functioning, and general adjustment.

Research Interests

Neuropsychological characteristics of children with psychiatric conditions; impact of interventions or family education programs on children's mental health, adjustment, and involvement in risky behaviors.

Remediating organizational functioning in children with ADHD: Immediate and long-term effects from a randomized controlled trial
Abikoff, Howard; Gallagher, Richard; Wells, Karen C; Murray, Desiree W; Huang, Lei; Lu, Feihan; Petkova, Eva. Remediating organizational functioning in children with ADHD: Immediate and long-term effects from a randomized controlled trial. Journal of consulting & clinical psychology. 2013 Feb;81(1):113-128 (217752)

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder predominantly inattentive type
Gallagher, Richard; Rosenblatt, Jennifer L. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder predominantly inattentive type IN: Neuropsychological assessment and intervention for youth: An evidence-based approach to emotional and behavioral disorders. Washington, DC : American Psychological Association; US, 2013. p.155-176 (264212)

Biologic markers of sun exposure and melanoma risk in women: pooled case-control analysis
Olsen, Catherine M; Zens, Michael S; Green, Adele C; Stukel, Therese A; Holman, C D'Arcy J; Mack, Thomas; Elwood, J Mark; Holly, Elizabeth A; Sacerdote, Carlotta; Gallagher, Richard; Swerdlow, Anthony J; Armstrong, Bruce K; Rosso, Stefano; Kirkpatrick, Connie; Zanetti, Roberto; Bishop, Julia Newton; Bataille, Veronique; Chang, Yu-Mei; Mackie, Rona; Osterlind, Anne; Berwick, Marianne; Karagas, Margaret R; Whiteman, David C. Biologic markers of sun exposure and melanoma risk in women: pooled case-control analysis. International journal of cancer. 2011 Aug;129(3):713-723 (951522)

Addiction and emergency
Gallagher, Richard. Addiction and emergency IN: Clinical addiction psychiatry. New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010. p.?-? (Cambridge medicine) (5747)

Engaging adolescents withisruptive behaviorisorders in therapeutic change
Gallagher, Richard; Kurtz, Steven; Blackwell, Sasha Collins. Engaging adolescents withisruptive behaviorisorders in therapeutic change IN: Elusive alliance: Treatment engagement strategies with high-risk adolescents. Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, 2010. p.77-81 (5324)