Publications & Presentations


 

Zoffness, R. "Limit-Setting without Guilt," and "Decoding Childhood Stress and Anxiety." Parent- training sessions at Parenting U, presented by SOS4Students and the Julia Morgan School for Girls. Oakland, CA. November 2017.

 

Zoffness, R. "Implementing CBT with kids and teens with chronic pain or illness: Strategies and concepts." Therapist training for the E Bay Pediatric Study Group. Oakland, CA. November 2017.

 

Zoffness, R. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Pediatric TBI and Post-concussive Syndrome." Presentation at the Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine and Sports Concussion Program, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital, San Francisco, CA. September 2017.

 

Zoffness, R. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Pediatric Pain and Illness.” Presentation at UCSF Pediatric Pain and Palliative Care Clinic (IP3), San Francisco, CA. June 2017.

 

Zoffness, R. “CBT, Migraines and the Brain.” Presentation at the UCSF Pediatric Brain Center, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital. San Francisco, CA. June 2017.

 

Zoffness, R. “CBT for Pediatric Pain and Illness.” Presentation at Children's Hospital Oakland, Department of Pediatric Neurology, Oakland, CA. January 2017.

 

Zoffness, R. “CBT for Headaches and Migraines in Children and Teens.” Presentation at the UCSF Pediatric Brain Center, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital. San Francisco, CA. March 2016.

 

Zoffness, R. “CBT for Pediatric Migraines and Headaches: How Pain Works.” Presentation at UCSF Pediatric Brain Center, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital. San Francisco, CA. August 2014, February 2015, June 2015. 

 

Zoffness, R. (2015). Working with Teens: How technology has changed the lives of teens and those who work with them. Interview with Lynn Ponton, M.D. Psychotherapy.net.

 

Zoffness, R. “CBT for Children and Adolescents.” Presentation at the Berkeley CBT Clinic. Berkeley, CA. 2012, 2013, 2014. 

 

Zoffness, R. “The Coping Cat: CBT for Children and Teens with Anxiety.” Presentation at the Berkeley CBT Clinic. Berkeley, CA. 2012, 2013, 2014. 

 

Zoffness, R. “Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) for Behavioral Problems and Parent-Child Relational Issues.” Presentation at the Berkeley CBT Clinic. Berkeley, CA. 2012, 2013, 2014.

 

Zoffness, R., Garland, A., Brookman-Frazee, L. & Roesch, S. (2009). Case management as a significant component of usual care psychotherapy for youths with disruptive behavior problems. Child Youth Care Forum, 38, 185-200.

 

Brookman-Frazee, L., Haine, R., Baker-Ericzen, M., Zoffness, R. & Garland, A. (2010). Factors associated with use of evidence-based practice strategies in usual care youth psychotherapy. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services, 37, 254-269.

 

Brookman-Frazee, L., Zoffness, R., Ganger, B., Garland, A. (2006). Examining Behavioral and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in “real world” youth mental health services: Consistencies with Evidence-Based Practices. Poster presented at the annual UCSD Department of Psychiatry Research Symposium. San Diego, CA.

 

Garland, A., Brookman-Frazee, L., Hurlburt, M., Accurso, E., Zoffness, R., Haine-Schlagel, R., & Ganger, W. (2010). Mental health care for children with disruptive behavior problems: A view inside therapists’ offices. Psychiatric Services, 61, 788-795.

 

 Brookman, L., Garland, A., Taylor, R. & Zoffness, R. (2009). Therapist attitudes towards psychotherapeutic strategies in community-based psychotherapy with children with disruptive behavior problems. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services, 36, 1-12.

 

Zoffness, R. (1999). Cast of characters: A brief guide to agents of infection. Natural History, 108, 44-45.

 

Zoffness, R. (1999). The world’s top ten infectious killers: Bacteria, viruses, fungi, prions and protists. Natural History, 108, 46-47.

 

Zoffness, R. (1999). Water wings. Natural History, 109, 82-83.

 

Zoffness, R. (1998). The role of anandamides and endogenous neurotransmitters in pain regulation: The pain gate. Thesis, Brown University. Providence, RI.