Elizabeth A McGuier, PhD

Elizabeth A McGuier, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics

Contact Details

3811 O'Hara St.

Education & Training

Clinical Psychology, Pennsylvania State University
Clinical Psychology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh

Professional Affiliations

Member, American Psychological Association
Member, Society for Implementation Research Collaboration

Selected Honors & Awards

Fellow, Implementation Research Institute, National Institute of Mental Health

Research Interests

Implementation science; Children's mental health services; Child maltreatment
Selected Research Publications & Products
  1. McGuier EA, Kolko DJ, Stadnick NA, Brookman-Frazee L, Wolk CB, Yuan CT, Burke CS, & Aarons GA. (2023). Advancing research on teams and team effectiveness in implementation science: An application of the Exploration, Preparation, Implementation, Sustainment (EPIS) framework. Implementation Research and Practice, 4, 26334895231190856. doi:10.1177/26334895231190855
  2. McGuier EA, Aarons GA, Byrne KA, Campbell KA, Keeshin B, Rothenberger SD, Weingart LR, Salas E, & Kolko DJ. (2023). Associations between teamwork and implementation outcomes in multidisciplinary cross-sector teams implementing a mental health screening and referral protocol. Implementation Science Communications, 4(1), 13. doi:10.1186/s43058-023-00393-8
  3. McGuier EA, Kolko DJ, Pedersen SL, Kipp HL, Joseph HM, Lindstrom RA, Bauer DJ, Subramaniam GA, & Molina BSG. (2022). Effects of training on use of stimulant diversion prevention strategies by pediatric primary care providers: Results from a cluster-randomized controlled trial. Prevention Science, 23(7), 1299-1307. doi:10.1007/s11121-022-01411-2
  4. McGuier EA, Rothenberger SD, Friedman A, & Kolko DJ. (2021). An equivalence analysis of provider education in youth mental health care. Health Services Research. doi:10.1111/1475-6773.13659
  5. Miller EA & Azar ST. (2019). Additive contributions of social information processing factors and economic stress to maltreatment risk in disadvantaged rural fathers. Child Maltreatment, 24(2), 169-180. doi:10.1177/1077559518815616

Clinical Interests

Integrated primary care services; Treatment for children who experience maltreatment
Selected Clinical Publications & Products
  1. McGuier EA, Kolko DJ, & Dubowitz H. (2022). Public policy and parent-child physical aggression: Considerations for reducing and preventing physical punishment and abuse. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 65, 101635. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2021.101635

Education Interests

Selected Education Publications & Products
  1. Miller EA, Hee PJ, Bonner BL & Cherry AS. (2019). Training psychologists in integrated primary care and child maltreatment: Trainee and supervisor perspectives on lessons learned. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings, 27(3), 541-552. doi:10.1007/s10880-019-09648-w