Faculty

George Ake

Associate Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Psychiatry, Child & Family Mental Health and Developmental Neuroscience
School of Medicine

Center for Child and Family Health, 1121 W. Chapel Hill St., Ste. 100, Durham, NC 27701

(919) 385-0726 george.ake@duke.edu


Education & Training

M.A. 1995

Appalachian State University

Ph.D. 2003

University of Memphis

Grants

National Center for Child Traumatic Stress

University of California - Los Angeles

Academy on Child Traumatic Stress

University of California - Los Angeles

Major League Baseball's Welcome Back Veterans

McCormick Foundation

National Center for Child Traumatic Stress

University of California - Los Angeles

Child Neglect: Psychobiological Consequences

National Institutes of Health
Show More

Publications

Trauma Screening in Child Welfare: Lessons Learned from Five States

Read Full Text

Trauma-Informed Care for Children in the Child Welfare System: An Initial Evaluation of a Trauma-Informed Parenting Workshop.

PMID 26603357
Read Full Text

Domestic Violence and Families: Trauma-Focused Treatment Options.

PMID 27864488
Read Full Text

Predictors of treatment completion in a sample of youth who have experienced physical or sexual trauma.

PMID 24084895
Read Full Text

Complex trauma and mental health in children and adolescents placed in foster care: findings from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network.

PMID 22533044
Read Full Text

Understanding child maltreatment.

Read Full Text

The Influence of Religious Orientation and Coping on the Psychological Distress of Christian Domestic Violence Victims

Read Full Text
Show More