Education: University of Maine, Ph.D.; National Institute
of Mental Health, Intra-mural Research Training Awardee
Specialties: assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders in children and adolescents
Clinic Location: Virginia Treatment Center for Children
Clinic Phone: 828-3137
Office Fax: 828-2645
Research Interests: vulnerability factors associated with development of anxiety disorders; pathophysiology of fear and anxiety; continuity-discontinuity of child-adult anxiety dysfunctions; integration of basic research with clinical practice
Address: 515 North 10th Street, PO Box 980489 Richmond, VA 23298-0489
Lau, J.Y.F., Lissek, S., Nelson, E.E., Lee, Y., Roberson-Nay,
R., Poeth, K., Jenness, J., Ernst, M., Grillon, C., & Pine,
D.S. (2008). Fear conditioning in pediatric anxiety disorders:
Results of a novel experimental paradigm. Journal of the American
Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 47, 94-102.
Roberson-Nay, R., Strong, D., Nay, W.T., Turner, S.M., &
Beidel, D.B. (2007). Development of an abbreviated Social Phobia
and Anxiety Inventory using item response theory: The SPAI-23.
Psychological Assessment, 19, 133-145.
Biel, M.G., Klein, R.G., Mannuzza, S., Roizen, E.R., Truong,
N.L. Roberson-Nay, R., & Pine, D.S. (2007). Does major depressive
disorder in parents predict specific fears and phobias in offspring?
Depression and Anxiety, 25, 379-382.
Dickstein, D., Rich, B. A., Roberson-Nay, R., Berghorst, L.,
Vinton, D., Pine, D.S., Leibenluft, E. (2007). Neural activation
during encoding of emotional faces in pediatric bipolar disorder.
Bipolar Disorders, 9, 679-692.
Perez-Edgar, K., Roberson-Nay, R., Guyer, A.E., Fox, N., Pine,
D.S. (2007). Attention alters neural response to evocative faces
in behaviorally inhibited adolescents. NeuroImage, 35, 1538-1546.
Vasa, R., Roberson-Nay, R., Klein, R.G, Mannuzza, S., Moulton,
J., L., Guardino, M., Merikangas, A., Carlino, A.R., & Pine,
D.S. (2007). Memory deficits in children with and at-risk for
anxiety disorders. Depression and Anxiety, 24, 85-94.
Roberson-Nay, R., McClure, E.B., Monk, C., Nelson, E., Guyer,
A.E., Fromm, S.J., Charney, D.S., Leibenluft, E., Blair, J.,
Ernst, M., & Pine, D.S. (2006). Increased amygdala activity
during successful memory encoding in adolescent major depressive
disorder: An fMRI study. Biological Psychiatry, 60, 966-973.
Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Medicine, Dept of Psychiatry
Last Update: August, 2012 according to departmental policy
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