She is a family-centered social worker with a strong professional interest in both clinical trauma treatment for children and trauma-informed program development. She has received intensive training and consultation in both TF-CBT and CPP through intensive-learning communities and have practiced both interventions clinically, as well as providing clinical supervision to clinicians learning the models.
She has worked with children and youth in a wide range of treatment settings, including hospital-based primary care, in-home, clinic-based, school-based, and residential, and utilizing individual, family, and group modalities.
- University of Pennsylvania, MSW
- Wesleyan University, BA
- Published on 4/5/2023
Ng LC, Miller AN, Bowers G, Cheng Y, Brigham R, Tai MH, Smith AM, Mueser KT, Fortuna LR, Coles M. A pragmatic feasibility trial of the Primary Care Intervention for PTSD: A health service delivery model to reduce health disparities for low-income and BIPOC youth. Behav Res Ther. 2023 Jun; 165:104310. PMID: 37040669.
- Published on 8/23/2022
Ng LC, Oblath R, Brigham R, Tai MH, Coles M. Development and pilot testing of a five item traumatic stress screener for use with adolescents in pediatric primary care. Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health. 2022 Aug 23; 16(1):71. PMID: 35999580.
- Published on 1/1/2021
Srivastava A, Miller AN, Coles MS, Brigham R, Peterson ER, Kreida E, Mueser K, Ng LC. Development of a brief primary care intervention for PTSD in adolescents. Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology. 2021.
- Published on 1/1/2011
Gelles RJ and Brigham R. Children's Testimony (eds G. Davies, R. Bull, M.E. Lamb, D.J. La Rooy, L.C. Malloy and C. Katz). Child Protection Considerations in the United States. 2011.
- Published on 1/23/2008
Sledjeski EM, Dierker LC, Brigham R, Breslin E. The use of risk assessment to predict recurrent maltreatment: a Classification and Regression Tree Analysis (CART). Prev Sci. 2008 Mar; 9(1):28-37. PMID: 18213517.