Caroline E. Murphy, PhD

Caroline Murphy

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Caroline Murphy, PhD is a Clinical Child Psychologist at the Nationwide Children's Hospital Child Development Center and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University. She specializes in psychological assessment of children with intellectual and developmental disabilities. She has a specific interest in rural children's mental health and is leading an initiative to develop and expand telehealth services to increase access to and utilization of specialty care services for youth and families in underserved regions. Dr. Murphy is the primary preceptor for graduate student training at the Child Development Center, and is actively involved in medical education in the Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics department. She provides assessment services in the Developmental Disabilities Clinic, Child Development Center, and Southeastern Ohio Interdisciplinary Assessment Team.

Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Child Development Center Teaching Award, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2011
  • Nominee, The Distinguished Student Practice Award, The Society of Clinical Psychology (APA, Division 12), 2005
  • William U. Snyder Memorial Scholarship, Ohio University, 2003
  • Distinction Scholar, Otterbein College, 2000
  • Member, Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies
  • Member, American Psychological Association Division 33, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Member, American Psychological Association Division 53, Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
  • Member, Ohio Psychological Association

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 12/29/2017

Fellowship Ohio University Date Completed: 03/31/2007
Graduate School Ohio University Date Completed: 08/27/2005
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Psychiatry and Behavioral Health