Overview

Our work is focused on finding effective individual and group treatments for children/youth who have significant physical symptoms with a component of somatization.

Publications

Making Sense of "somatization": A Systematic Review of its Relationship to Pediatric Pain
Journal of Pediatric Psychology
Boerner, K.E. and Green, K. and Chapman, A. and Stanford, E. and Newlove, T. and Edwards, K. and Dhariwal, A.
DOI: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsz102
2020

Developing a Clinical Pathway for Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders in Pediatric Hospital Settings
Hospital Pediatrics
Patricia Ibeziako and Khyati Brahmbhatt and Andrea Chapman and Claire De Souza and Lisa Giles and Shanti Gooden and Finza Latif and Nasuh Malas and Lisa Namerow and Ruth Russell and Petra Steinbuchel and Maryland Pao and Sigita Plioplys
DOI: 10.1542/hpeds.2018-0205
02/2019

Formal psychiatry resident rotations with a clinical pharmacy specialist: Preliminary experience at BC children’s hospital
Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Elbe, D. and Chapman, A.
2019

Research

Current Projects
We conduct research on a group treatment for pediatric somatization called the Mind Body Connection Group.