Fallon Cluxton-Keller, PhD
Faculty Associate, Johns Hopkins School of Education, Counseling and Human Development
PhD , Texas Woman's University
MA , Southern Methodist University
As a clinician-researcher, my interests include the development of family-centered prevention strategies and brief family therapeutic interventions for underserved populations.
I am a co-investigator on two federally funded studies that focus on family support program impacts on parenting and mental health outcomes. I also conduct research on the implementation of evidence-based mental health interventions for underserved families.
Ph.D., Family Therapy
M.A., Clinical and Counseling Psychology
Clinical Training/Previous Employment: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Department of Psychiatry
Professional Licenses in Maryland:Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist; Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor; and Approved Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor Supervisor.
Honors and Awards
2010-2012 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, NIMH NRSA Child Mental Health Services and Service Systems Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
2012-2013 Fellow, NIMH Child Intervention, Prevention and Services
2012-2013 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, AHRQ NRSA Family Health Services Research, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Family Therapy; Mental Health; Home Visiting; Attachment; Parenting; Implementation Science
Eisbach S, Cluxton-Keller F, Harrison JN, Hayat M, Krall JR, & Gross D. (in press). Temper tantrums in preschoolers with Disruptive Behavior Disorder: Characteristics of tantrums in a clinic setting. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services.
Cluxton-Keller F, Burrell L, Crowne SS, McFarlane E, Tandon SD, Leaf PJ, & Duggan AK. (2013). Maternal relationship insecurity and depressive symptoms as moderators of home visiting impacts on child outcomes. Journal of Child and Family Studies. [Epub ahead of print]. NIHMS509140. Publ.ID: 2013-07-24_0006.
Tandon SD, Cluxton-Keller F, Colon L, Vega, P, & Alonso A. (2013). Improved adequacy of prenatal care and healthcare utilization among low-income Latinas receiving group prenatal care. Journal of Women’s Health. [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed PMID: 24117000.
McFarlane E, Burrell L, Crowne SS, Cluxton-Keller F, Fuddy L, Leaf PJ, & Duggan AK. (2013). Maternal relationship security as a moderator of home visiting impacts on maternal psychosocial functioning. Prevention Science, 14(1), 25-39.
Harrison JN, Cluxton-Keller F, & Gross D. (2012). Antipsychotic medication prescribing trends in children and adolescents. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 26(2), 139-145.
Harrison JN, Cluxton-Keller F, & Gross D. (2012). Pharmacology continuing education posttest. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 26(2), 146–148.
Tandon SD, Cluxton-Keller F, Leis J, Le HN, & Perry DF. (2011). A comparison of three screening tools to identify perinatal depression among low-income African American women. Journal of Affective Disorders, 136(1-2), 155-162.