Rebecca Ellens, PSYD
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.
Associate Director, Hurley Pediatric Clinical Health Psychology Fellowship Program
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 Arts degree in Clinical Psychology
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology