Christine Kodman-Jones, PhD

Christine Kodman-Jones, Ph.D., a child and family psychologist, has over 35 years of experience as a practitioner in the behavioral health field. Dr. Kodman-Jones is currently Co-Director of a clinical practice group, Bala Child & Family Associates, in Bala Cynwyd. Although she works with a wide variety of presenting problems, she is best known for the family focused treatment she provides to children who are atypical in their development, have ADHD, a chronic illness or a severe anxiety disorder. Dr. Kodman-Jones is a nationally certified psychologist, Like many of the members of our training faculty, Dr. Kodman-Jones received much of her early training in family systems treatment at the Philadelphia Child Guidance Center.

She has a specialty in pediatric psychology, serving as a consultant to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia for 25 years, in both the Department of Urology and the Department of Gastroenterology, where she was part of an interdisciplinary team treating problems of elimination. She is often referred to by her colleagues as “the” Delaware Valley pooping and peeing expert. In addition to the training she currently provides in Family Based, Dr. Kodman-Jones teaches family systems treatment to child psychiatry fellows at the Drexel University Medical School.