|Title||Assistant Professor of Psychology|
Jennifer Blossom, PhD is a Clinical Child Psychologist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Maine at Farmington. Dr. Blossom teaches at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. At the undergraduate level, Dr. Blossom teaches Abnormal Psychology, Crisis Intervention, and special topics within the field of developmental psychopathology. Additionally, Dr. Blossom teaches Research Methods, Crisis Intervention, and special topics in UMF’s MA in Counseling Psychology program and UMS’ Trauma and Emergency Management program. Dr. Blossom has clinical expertise in youth internalizing problems, including anxiety, depression, and suicidality and maintains an active research program related to improving service delivery, efficiency, and access for youth with such concerns. In particular, Dr. Blossom’s research evaluates the effectiveness and implementation of evidence-based interventions (EBIs) within pediatric primary care and community settings with the ultimate goal of realizing a public health impact of EBIs for common youth mental health concerns.