Affiliated Faculty

Kristen Mackiewicz Seghete, PH.D.


Kristen received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Colorado Boulder in 2011. She completed her internship at the Institute for Juvenile Research/Department of Child Psychiatry at the University of Illinois Medical Center. Prior to coming to OHSU, Kristen's research focused on alterations in brain mechanisms related to cognitive control in individuals with a history of childhood trauma and across normative development. Her current research interests are focused on developmental cognitive and affective neuroscience in at-risk adolescent populations, including those with a family history of alcoholism or history of trauma. Kristen's primary clinical interests are in childhood trauma and pediatric neuropsychology.