Parker L. Huston, PhD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Parker Huston, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist and Clinical Director of the On Our Sleeves Program at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. He is also the Population Health Clinical Lead for Behavioral Health. He also works part-time in the Comprehensive Pediatric Feeding Clinic.

On Our Sleeves is the movement to transform children's mental health at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, one of the largest pediatric hospitals and research networks in the country. Dr. Huston's passion is rooted in providing education and opening doors so that children and their families can achieve their maximum potential and feel like they have agency in their lives.

In his role with the On Our Sleeves movement, Dr. Huston works on population mental health initiatives. He develops, manages and shares mental health content and advocates for children's mental health on a local, regional, and national level. He also provides education and programming to families, schools and companies on how to discuss mental health and improve mental wellness and access to services in their community.

Academic and Clinical Areas
  • Pediatric Psychology
    Physician Team
  • Primary Department
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
  • Primary Section
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Public Education Committee, North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition, 2019 - Present
  • Member, International Association for Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing, 2019 - Present
  • Member, Ohio Psychological Association, 2016 - Present
  • Member, American Psychological Association, 2011 - Present

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 11/30/2016

Fellowship Akron Children's Hospital Date Completed: 07/01/2013
Internship Allegheny Valley Date Completed: 05/31/2012
Professional Experience

2016 - Present Nationwide Children's Hospital, Pediatric Psychologist

2013 - 2016 Helen DeVos Children's Hospital, Pediatric Psychologist

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Psychiatry and Behavioral Health