Sharon E. Williams PhD

Clinical Associate Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Professional Education

University of Cincinnati (1995) OH

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1997) CA

Internship: VA Medical Center (1994) CA

PhD, University of Cincinnati, Clinical Psychology (1995)

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Impact of Pivotal Response Training Group Therapy on Stress and Empowerment in Parents of Children With Autism
Minjarez, M. B., Mercier, E. M., Williams, S. E., & Hardan, A. Y. (2013). Impact of Pivotal Response Training Group Therapy on Stress and Empowerment in Parents of Children With Autism. JOURNAL OF POSITIVE BEHAVIOR INTERVENTIONS, 15(2), 71-78.

Brief Cognitive-Behavioral Intervention for Maternal Depression and Trauma in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: A Pilot Study
Bernard, R. S., Williams, S. E., Storfer-Isser, A., Rhine, W., Horwitz, S. Mc., & Shaw, R. J. (2011). Brief Cognitive-Behavioral Intervention for Maternal Depression and Trauma in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: A Pilot Study. JOURNAL OF TRAUMATIC STRESS, 24(2), 230-234.

Pivotal Response Group Treatment Program for Parents of Children with Autism
Minjarez, M. B., Williams, S. E., Mercier, E. M., & Hardan, A. Y. (2011). Pivotal Response Group Treatment Program for Parents of Children with Autism. JOURNAL OF AUTISM AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS, 41(1), 92-101.

Is Child Psychiatric Service Different When Provided by Attendings Versus Clinicians-in-Training?
Williams, S. E., Martin, J. L., Dyer-Friedman, J., & Huffman, L. C. (2008). Is Child Psychiatric Service Different When Provided by Attendings Versus Clinicians-in-Training?. ACADEMIC PSYCHIATRY, 32(5), 400-404.

Pre-bereavement meaning and post-bereavement distress in mothers of children who underwent haematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Wu, L., Bonanno, G., DuHamel, K., Redd, W. H., Rini, C., & Manne, S. (2008). Pre-bereavement meaning and post-bereavement distress in mothers of children who underwent haematopoietic stem cell transplantation. BRITISH JOURNAL OF HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY, 13, 419-433.

Social support from family and friends as a buffer of low spousal support among mothers of critically ill children: A multilevel modeling approach
Rini, C., Manne, S., DuHamel, K., Austin, J., Ostroff, J., & Redd, W. H. (2008). Social support from family and friends as a buffer of low spousal support among mothers of critically ill children: A multilevel modeling approach. HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY, 27(5), 593-603.

Optimism and life events as predictors of fear appraisals in mothers of children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
DuHamel, K. N., Rini, C., Austin, J., Ostroff, J., Parsons, S., & Manne, S. (2007). Optimism and life events as predictors of fear appraisals in mothers of children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY, 16(9), 821-833.

Amantadine treatment following traumatic brain injury in children
Williams, S. E. (2007). Amantadine treatment following traumatic brain injury in children. BRAIN INJURY, 21(9), 885-889.

Maternal perspectives on children's health-related quality of life during the first year after pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant
Parsons, S. K., Shih, M.-C., DuHamel, K. N., Ostroff, J., Mayer, D. K., & Manne, S. (2006). Maternal perspectives on children's health-related quality of life during the first year after pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC PSYCHOLOGY, 31(10), 1100-1115.

Functional MRI of working memory in paediatric head injury
Williams, S. E., Rivera, S., & Reiss, A. L. (2005). Functional MRI of working memory in paediatric head injury. BRAIN INJURY, 19(7), 549-553.

Mothers' perceptions of benefit following pediatric stem cell transplantation: A longitudinal investigation of the roles of optimism, medical risk, and sociodemographic resources
Rini, C., Manne, S., DuHamel, K. N., Austin, J., Ostroff, J., & Redd, W. H. (2004). Mothers' perceptions of benefit following pediatric stem cell transplantation: A longitudinal investigation of the roles of optimism, medical risk, and sociodemographic resources. ANNALS OF BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE, 28(2), 132-141.

Changes in mothers' basic beliefs following a child's bone marrow transplantation: The role of prior trauma and negative life events
Rini, C., Manne, S., DuHamel, K. N., Austin, J., Ostroff, J., & Redd, W. H. (2004). Changes in mothers' basic beliefs following a child's bone marrow transplantation: The role of prior trauma and negative life events. JOURNAL OF TRAUMATIC STRESS, 17(4), 325-333.

Practitioners' attitudes toward the use of treatment progress and outcomes data in child mental health services
Huffman, L. C., Martin, J., Botcheva, L., Williams, S. E., & Dyer-Friedman, J. (2004). Practitioners' attitudes toward the use of treatment progress and outcomes data in child mental health services. EVALUATION & THE HEALTH PROFESSIONS, 27(2), 165-188.

Anxiety, depressive, and posttraumatic stress disorders among mothers of pediatric survivors of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Manne, S., DuHamel, K., Ostroff, J., Parsons, S., Martini, D. R., & Redd, W. H. (2004). Anxiety, depressive, and posttraumatic stress disorders among mothers of pediatric survivors of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. PEDIATRICS, 113(6), 1700-1708.

Cognitive processing among mothers of children undergoing bone marrow/stem cell transplantation
DuHamel, K. N., Manne, S., Nereo, N., Ostroff, J., Martini, R., & Redd, W. H. (2004). Cognitive processing among mothers of children undergoing bone marrow/stem cell transplantation. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, 66(1), 92-103.

Perceived partner critical and avoidant behaviors as predictors of anxious and depressive symptoms among mothers of children undergoing hemopaietic stem cell transplantation
Manne, S., DuHamel, K., Winkel, G., Ostroff, J., Parsons, S., & Redd, W. H. (2003). Perceived partner critical and avoidant behaviors as predictors of anxious and depressive symptoms among mothers of children undergoing hemopaietic stem cell transplantation. JOURNAL OF CONSULTING AND CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY, 71(6), 1076-1083.

Coping and the course of mother's depressive symptoms during and after pediatric bone marrow transplantation
Manne, S., DuHamel, K., Ostroff, J., Parsons, S., Martini, D. R., & Redd, W. H. (2003). Coping and the course of mother's depressive symptoms during and after pediatric bone marrow transplantation. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY, 42(9), 1055-1068.

Perceived partner critical and avoidant behaviors as predictors of anxious and depressive symptoms among mothers of children undergoing hemopaietic stem cell transplantation
Manne S, DuHamel K, Winkel G, Ostroff J, Parsons S, & & Redd WH. (2003). Perceived partner critical and avoidant behaviors as predictors of anxious and depressive symptoms among mothers of children undergoing hemopaietic stem cell transplantation. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 71(6).

Predictors of PTSD in mothers of children undergoing bone marrow transplantation: The role of cognitive and social processes
Manne, S., DuHamel, K., Nereo, N., Ostroff, J., Parsons, S., & Redd, W. H. (2002). Predictors of PTSD in mothers of children undergoing bone marrow transplantation: The role of cognitive and social processes. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC PSYCHOLOGY, 27(7), 607-617.

Anxiety and depression in mothers of children undergoing bone marrow transplant: Symptom prevalence and use of the Beck depression and Beck Anxiety Inventories as screening instruments
Manne, S., Nereo, N., DuHamel, K., Ostroff, J., Parsons, S., & Redd, W. H. (2001). Anxiety and depression in mothers of children undergoing bone marrow transplant: Symptom prevalence and use of the Beck depression and Beck Anxiety Inventories as screening instruments. JOURNAL OF CONSULTING AND CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY, 69(6), 1037-1047.

Role of the S-1 ' subsite glutamine 215 in activity and specificity of stromelysin-3 by site-directed mutagenesis
Holtz, B., Cuniasse, P., Boulay, A., Kannan, R., Mucha, A., & Dive, V. (1999). Role of the S-1 ' subsite glutamine 215 in activity and specificity of stromelysin-3 by site-directed mutagenesis. BIOCHEMISTRY, 38(37), 12174-12179.

Psychiatric assessment of victims of dating violence in a primary care clinic.
Williams, S. E., Martinez, & E. (1999). Psychiatric assessment of victims of dating violence in a primary care clinic. Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 4(3).

Recovery in pediatric brain injury: Is psychostimulant medication beneficial?
Williams, S. E., Ris, M. D., Ayyangar, R., Schefft, B. K., & Berch, D. (1998). Recovery in pediatric brain injury: Is psychostimulant medication beneficial?. JOURNAL OF HEAD TRAUMA REHABILITATION, 13(3), 73-81.

Adult psychosocial outcome in early-treated phenylketonuria
Ris, M. D., Weber, A. M., HUNT, M. M., BERRY, H. K., Williams, S. E., & Leslie, N. (1997). Adult psychosocial outcome in early-treated phenylketonuria. JOURNAL OF INHERITED METABOLIC DISEASE, 20(4), 499-508.

EARLY-TREATED PHENYLKETONURIA - ADULT NEUROPSYCHOLOGIC OUTCOME
Ris, M. D., Williams, S. E., HUNT, M. M., BERRY, H. K., & Leslie, N. (1994). EARLY-TREATED PHENYLKETONURIA - ADULT NEUROPSYCHOLOGIC OUTCOME. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 124(3), 388-392.

Early treated phenylketonuria: Adult neuropsychological outcome.
Ris, M. D., Williams, S.E., Hunt, M.M., & N. (1994). Early treated phenylketonuria: Adult neuropsychological outcome. Journal of Pediatrics, 124.