Tami
 
D.
 
Benton
M.D.
Email: 
bentont@email.chop.edu
Address: 
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 3440 Market Street, Suite 410
2155907530
Affiliations
Expertise

HIV
Sickle Cell disease
Depression
Anxiety

Appointments
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2001 – 2011)
Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2011– present)
Education
M.D., Ohio State University (9/1984-6/1989) (1989)
B.A., Biology, Oberlin College (9/1977-6/1981) (1981)
Selected Publications
Weller E, Weller R, Benton T, Wiltsie Pugh JJ. Grief. Child Psychiatry, A Comprehensive Textbook (Third Edition). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia; 2002:470-476.
Benton T, Sanchez L. Anxiety disorders in children and adolescents. Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders (Third Edition). Vol 2. American Psychiatric Press; Washington, DC; 2001:225-252.
Benton T. Working with African American Children and Families. Scientific Proceedings of the 48th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 2001.
Benton, TD, Weller EB, Weller RA. Suicide and youth with bipolar disorder. Lifesavers. Vol 12(2) . 2000:1-13.
Dulcan M, Benton T. Helping Parents, Youth and Teachers Understand Medications for Behavioral and Emotional Problems: A Resource Book of Medication Information Handouts. Helping Parents, Youth and Teachers Understand Medications for Behavioral and Emotional Problems: A Resource Book of Medication Information Handouts. American Psychiatric Press, Washington DC; 1999.
George LM, Benton T, Sanchez L. Validity of CHIPS in Hospitalized African American youth. Scientific Proceedings of the 46th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 1999.
Benton T. Pharmacotherapy for ADHD. Scientific Proceedings of the 96th Annual Meeting of the National Medical Association. 1998.