Joseph W. Hatcher, PhD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Joseph W. Hatcher, PhD

Joseph W. Hatcher, PhD

Contact Information

495 E. Main St.
Suite A
Columbus, OH 43215 [ map ]
PH: (614) 355-8008
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  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Clinical Interests

  • Psychological Assessment
  • Parenting
  • Disruptive Behavior in Young Children

Education and Training

Undergraduate School

  • University of Tennessee
    Date Completed: 08/23/1975

Graduate School

  • Virginia Tech
    Date Completed: 07/23/1982


  • University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences
    Date Completed: 08/31/1982


  • Behavioral Health Services

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 03/17/1997

Professional Experience


  • Nisonger Center, The Ohio State University


  • Associate Professor of Psychology & Pediatrics, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science


  • Hatcher JW, Richtsmeier AJ, Westin S. "Anxiety in parents seeking pediatric care." J Pediatr Psychol. 1989 Sep;14(3):335-40. PubMed ID: 2795395
  • Hatcher JW, Powers LL, Richtsmeier AJ. "Parental anxiety and response to symptoms of minor illness in infants." J Pediatr Psychol. 1993 Jun;18(3):397-408. PubMed ID: 8340847
  • Hatcher JW, Richtsmeier AJ. "Parent anxiety and satisfaction with a pediatric visit." Med Care. 1990 Oct;28(10):978-81. PubMed ID: 2232927
  • Richtsmeier AJ, Hatcher JW. "Parental anxiety and minor illness." J Dev Behav Pediatr. 1994 Feb;15(1):14-9. PubMed ID: 8195432
  • Osborne RB, Hatcher JW, Richtsmeier AJ. "The role of social modeling in unexplained pediatric pain." J Pediatr Psychol. 1989 Mar;14(1):43-61. PubMed ID: 2723955

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • Member, Association for Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
  • Member, American Psychological Association Association for Behavioral & Cognitive Therapy
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