I believe in a collaborative, family oriented and strength-based approach. My hope is to partner with families and engage interdisciplinary care providers in an open and trusting environment to promote resilience and positive outcomes.
Dr. Silver is a licensed clinical psychologist at the UC Davis MIND Institute. Her interests include diagnostic assessment of neurodevelopmental and mental health concerns in children. She also has specialized training in providing evidenced based therapy with at risk youth including those with a history of trauma.
Child Development and Behavior
B.A., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI 2002
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Suffolk University, Boston MA 2008
UC Davis CAARE Center, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2007-2008
UC Davis CAARE Center, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2008-2009
Graduate Student Publication Award, Suffolk University, 2008
Certificate of Merit, Division 18 (Psychologists in Public Service) of the American Psychological Association,
Samaritan Award, Suffolk University Counseling Services,
James B. Angell Scholar, University of Michigan, 2001, 2002
Silver C, Harkins D. Labeling, Affect, and Teachers' Hypothetical Approaches to Conflict Resolution: An Exploratory Study. Early Education and Development. 2007;18:4, 625-645. doi:10.1080/10409280701681854.
Washburn J, Mcmahon S, King C, Reinecke M, Silver C. Narcissistic Features in Young Adolescents: Relations to Aggression and Internalizing Symptoms. J Youth and Adolescence. 2004;33:247-260. doi:10.1023/B:JOYO.0000025323.94929.d9.