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Lisa Ulmer, PsyD

"My role at CHKD is focused on performing assessments with children to provide diagnostic clarity and treatment recommendations."

Lisa Ulmer, PhD

(757) 668-7473

Doctorate: Virginia Commonwealth University

Postdoctoral training: Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children


After receiving her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from VCU, Ulmer completed further training in developmental psychology at VCU. 

Ulmer completed a pre-doctoral internship accredited by the American Psychological Association at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, where she also completed the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) program.

Ulmer also completed her post-doctoral fellowship in pediatric psychology.

Clinical Interests
  • Early childhood assessment and treatment
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Feeding difficulties
  1. Sullivan, T.N., Sutherland, K.S., Lotze, G.M., Helms, S.W., Wright, S.A., & Ulmer, L.J. (2013). Problem situations experienced by urban middle school students with high incidence disabilities that impact emotional and behavioral adjustment. Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, 1-14. doi:  0.1177/1063426614528243.
  2. Van Eck, K., Evans, S.W., & Ulmer, L.J. (2007). From evidence-based to best practices: What does it mean? Emotional and Behavioral Disorders in Youth, 7(2), 35-39. 
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