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Todd G. Kopelman, PhD

Portrait
Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Contact Information

Office
2913 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-356-2491

Education

BA, Psychology, Grinnell College
MSW, Social Work, University of Iowa
PhD, School Psychology, University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

Board Certified Behavior Analyst
Health Service Provider - Iowa Bureau of Professional Licensing
Licensed Psychologist - State of Iowa

Publications

Kopelman, T., Wacker, D. P., Lee, J. F., Padiall, Y. C., Lindgren, S. D., Kuhle, J., Pelzel, K. E., Dyson, S., Schieltz, K. M. & Waldron, D. B. (2013). Conducting functional communication training via telehealth to reduce the problem behavior of young children with autism. J Dev Phys Disabil, 25(1), 35-48. PMID: 23543855.

Kopelman, T., Ringdahl, J. E. & Falcomata, T. (2009). Theories and principles of applied behavior analysis. In J. Matson (Eds.) Applied behavior analysis for children with autism spectrum disorders: A handbook. pp. 15-32. New York: Springer.

Kopelman, T., Boelter, E., Wacker, D. P., Call, N., Ringdahl, J. E. & Gardner, A. W. (2007). Effects of antecedent variables on disruptive behavior and accurate responding in young children inn outpatient settings. J Appl Behav Anal, 40(2), 321-326. PMID: 17624072.

Kopelman, T., Huber, D. L., Kopelman, B. C., Sarrazan, M. V. & Hall, J. H. (2006). Client satisfaction with rural substance abuse case management services. Care Manag J, 7(4), 170-190. PMID: 17194054.

Xu, G., Strathearn, L., Liu, B., O'Brien, M., Kopelman, T. G., Zhu, J., Snetselaar, L. G. & Bao, W. (2018). Prevalence and Treatment Patterns of Autism Spectrum Disorder in the United States, 2016. JAMA pediatrics. PMID: 30508021.

Fewell, R., Romani, P., Wacker, D., Lindgren, S., Kopelman, T. & Waldron, D. (2016). Relations between consumption of functional and arbitrary reinforcers during Functional Communication Training. Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities, 28(2), 237-253.

Lindgren, S., Wacker, D., Suess, A., Schieltz, K., Pelzel, K., Kopelman, T., Lee, J., Romani, P. & Waldron, D. (2016). Telehealth and autism: treating challenging behavior at lower cost. Pediatrics, 137 Suppl 2, S167-S175.

Wacker, D., Schieltz, K., Suess, A., Romani, P., padilla, Y., Kopelman, T. G., Lee, J. & Lindgren, S. (2016). Telemedicine. In Clinical Handbook of evidence based practices for individuals with intellectual disabilities. pp. 585-614. Springer.

Kopelman, T., Lindgren, S. & Wacker, D. (2011). Interventions for autism spectrum disorders. Early & Periodic Screening, Diagnosis & Treatment (EPSDT) Care for Kids Newsletter, 18(1), 3-4, 7.

Kopelman, T., Lindgren, S. & Wacker, D. (2011). Screening and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders. Early & Periodic Screening, Diagnosis & Treatment (EPSDT) Care for Kids Newsletter, 18(1), 1-2, 7.

Lindgren, S., Wacker, D., Schieltz, K., Suess, A., Pelzel, K., Kopelman, T., Lee, J., Romani, P. & O’Brien, M. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Functional Communication Training via Telehealth for Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. DOI: 10.1007/s10803-020-04451-1.