Rebecca Ellens PSYD

Pediatric Psychologist

Dr. Ellens is passionate about improving the health and well-being of children and families through collaboration and innovative problem-solving.

Here are some of her positions and responsibilities:

Hurley Medical Center, Flint, Mich.
Pediatric Psychologist Secondary Supervisor, Pediatric Psychology Postdoctoral Fellows Co-Director of Pediatric Education Research

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, Mich.
Dr. Ellens provides evidence-based pediatric psychology services and collaborates with a variety of multidisciplinary pediatric teams. Whether in the hospital, primary care setting, specialty clinics or outpatient therapy office, Dr. Ellens helps children and families cope with new and chronic medical conditions, manage behavioral challenges, and promote healthy development. She is a dedicated educator and supporter of scholarly activity, and supervises trainees in psychology and medicine.

Dr. Ellens has developed the knowledge and skills to serve Hurley families through years of education and training. Here is some of her advanced training:

Michigan State University at Hurley Medical Center, Flint, Mich.
Post-doctoral pediatric psychology fellowship

Wayne State University at Hawthorn Center, Northville, Mich
Pre-doctoral internship in Clinical Psychology

University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Ind.
Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology (concentrating in Child and Health Psychology) Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Bachelor of Science in Psychology