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Courtney Pierce Keeton, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
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  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Centers & Institutes

  • Anxiety Disorders Clinic at Johns Hopkins Bayview


Anxiety Disorders, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Childhood Anxiety, Psychiatry, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Psychologist


  • English
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    • University of Massachusetts at Amherst (Amherst MA) (2005)


    • Johns Hopkins Hospital Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science / Child Psychology (Baltimore MD) (2006)
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    Selected Publications

    1. Keeton, C.P., Ginsburg, G.S., Drake, K.D., Sakolsky, D., Kendall, P., Birmaher, B., Albano, A., March, J., Rynn, M., Piacentini, J., and Walkup, J. (in press). Benefits of Child-focused Anxiety Treatments for Parents and Family Functioning. Depression and Anxiety.
    2. Keeton, C.P. (in press). Selectve Mutism. In R. Vasa and A. Roy (Eds.), Pediatric Anxiety Disorders: A Clinical Guide. Humana Press.
    3. Keeton, C.P., & Crosby Budinger, M. (2012). Social Phobia and Selective Mutism. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 21, 621-641.
    4. Keeton, C.P. & Walkup, J.T. (2010). Common Adolescent Anxiety Disorders: Identification and Management in Primary Care. Adolescent Health Update, 22, 1-10.
    5. Keeton, C.P. & Walkup, J.T. (2009). Separation Anxiety, Generalized Anxiety, and Social Phobia. In B. Sadock, V. Sadock, and P. Ruiz (Eds) Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry, 9th edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
    6. Keeton, C.P. & Walkup, J.T. (2009). Pharmacological Treatment of Selective Mutism. In C. Galanter and P. Jensen (Eds.) DSM-IV-TR Casebook and Treatment Guide for Child Mental Health. pp. 67-70.
    7. Keeton, C.P., Kolos, A.C., & Walkup, J.T. (2009). Pediatric Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Epidemiology, Assessment, and Management. Pediatric Drugs, 11(3), 171-183.
    8. Keeton, C.P. & Ginsburg, G.S. (2008). Combining and Sequencing Medication and Cognitive-behavior Therapy for Childhood Anxiety Disorders. International Review of Psychiatry, 20, 159-164.
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    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    600 N. Wolfe Street
    Sheikh Zayed Tower
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: 410-614-5174
    Appointment Phone: 410-955-1925
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    • Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences - Child Psychiatry

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