Sage Saxton, PsyD

Institute on Development & Disability
Institute on Development & Disability
Oregon Health & Science University
707 SW Gaines St.
Portland, OR 97239
 
Phone: 503-494-2672
Email: saxtons@ohsu.edu
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Last Updated: August 25, 2017

 

Primary Activity Coordinators: Training Director
Early Intervention
Clinical Services
Pediatric Services
Discipline Coordinators: Psychology: Developmental
Pediatrics
Pediatrics: Developmental/Neonatology
Specialty Resource Contacts: Early Intervention
Childhood behavioral disorder
Parenting stress related to high risk pregnancy and delivery
Project/Program/Clinic Contacts: Director NICU Follow-Up Program
 
Discipline(s): Psychology
 
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
 
Research: Executive functioning in young children
Parent stress and adjustment related to children with special needs.
Education: PsyD, Child and Adolescent Focus, Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Service: Oregon Association for Education of Young Children, Academy of Neonatal Nursing, Postpartum Support International.

Vita/Bio

Dr. Saxton is an Associate Professor in PEdiatrics and Neonatology with the Child Development and Rehabilitation Center at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU). Dr. Saxton conducts emotional, behavioral, cognitive, and academic evaluations for children and adolescents. She is also the consulting psychologist to the Cochlear Implant Program. She has also worked in a variety of community, university, school, and hospital based clinics providing services to children and families. Dr. Saxton's research interests include developmental and educational outcomes for children born prematurely, outcomes for children receiving cochlear implants, children's adjustment to traumatic loss, and the provision of hospital based parental support.