David C. Rettew, M.D.
About The Author:
David Rettew, M.D. is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the University of Vermont College of Medicine. He is the Training Director of their Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program and the Director of the Pediatric Psychiatry Clinic at the University of Vermont Medical Center
Dr. Rettew has over 100 published journal articles, chapters, and scientific abstracts on a variety of child mental health topics and conditions. His main research interest is in child temperament and personality, which led to his authoring the recent book Child Temperament: New Thinking About the Boundary Between Traits and Illness. He also writes a blog for Psychology Today called, “The ABCs of Child Psychiatry.”
Carla Nasca, Ph.D., is a post-doctoral fellow of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in the laboratory of Neuroendocrinology at the Rockefeller University, New York. Dr. Nasca received her B.A. in Molecular Biology and her M.S. in Electrophysiology from the University of Palermo in Italy. She earned her Ph.D. in Neurobiology and Pharmacology from the University Sapienza in Rome, Italy, before moving to The Rockefeller University under the mentorship of Dr. Bruce McEwen.