Clinical Focus

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Infant and Young Child Assessment and Treatment
  • Play Therapy
  • Children with Medical Illness and Medical PTSD
  • Children Experiencing Death of a Parent
  • Adoption

Honors & Awards

  • Award for Excellence in Teaching, Graduating Fellows, Stanford University School of Medicine, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (June 21, 2014)
  • Distinguished Fellow, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Professional Education

  • Residency:Bronx Municipal Hospital Ctr (1977) NY
  • Internship:Bronx Municipal Hospital Ctr (1975) NY
  • Internship:Montefiore Medical Center - Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1973) NY
  • Board Certification: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1983)
  • Board Certification: Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1980)
  • Medical Education:Columbia University (1972) NY

2019-20 Courses

All Publications

  • The Need for Infant Mental Health Training for All Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists. Academic psychiatry : the journal of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training and the Association for Academic Psychiatry Benham, A. L., Leikauf, J. E., Romanowicz, M. 2017

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  • Videotaping as a therapeutic tool in psychodynamic infant-parent therapy INFANT MENTAL HEALTH JOURNAL Zelenko, M., Benham, A. 2000; 21 (3): 192-203