Faculty Profile: Rebecca Laptook, PhD

Rebecca Laptook
Rebecca Laptook, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Human Behavior(clinical)
Bio Med Psychiatry & Human Behavior
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Biography

Dr. Laptook received her doctorate in clinical psychology from the State University of NY at Stony Brook. She completed her internship at NY Presbyterian-Columbia University Medical School and subsequent child postdoctoral fellowship at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System. Dr. Laptook is a staff psychologist at the Hasbro Children's Partial Hospital Program where she provides individual and family therapy to children and adolescents presenting with combined medical and psychiatric illnesses. Dr. Laptook also works with children and families in the outpatient clinic of the Department of Child and Family Psychiatry and has a particular interest in childhood anxiety, child temperament, and parent-child interactions.