Dr. Kathy Silver Katz, PhD

Dr. Kathy Silver Katz, PhD

Dr. Kathy Silver Katz, PhD

Languages: English
Phone: 202-944-5395
Fax: 202-944-5402

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Specialties
  • Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics
About the Provider

Kathy S. Katz, PhD, is a pediatric psychologist, with a joint appointment between the Department of Psychiatry and the Department of Pediatrics. Dr. Katz has a specialty in providing evaluation and treatment of young children and their families. She has a particular interest in assessment and intervention with children with developmental risks. Dr. Katz works with families to improve problems with sleeping, eating, toileting, and tantrums. She also provides therapy for school age children to help them better manage anxiety and regulation of emotions.

Dr. Katz has been active on Task Forces of the American Psychological Association to promote national policies towards early intervention for children with mental health problems. She has conducted community-based research to improve outcomes for high-risk infants and their families. Dr. Katz completed her PhD in Clinical Psychology at Rutgers University. She did her internship at the Judge Baker Center of Harvard Medical School and a Post-doctoral Fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Education
  • Fellowship Program: Boston Childrens Hospital (1975)
Insurance
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Practice Locations
  • 2115 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest
    Suite 200
    Washington, DC 20007
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    Phone: 202-944-5400
    Fax: 202-944-5404

Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital