Richard Gallagher at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Richard Gallagher, PhD

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), selective mutism, organizational skills, anxiety disorder, disruptive behavior disorder, neuropsychological testing, adult attention deficit disorder, family therapy


  • Associate Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
  • Director of Parenting Institute
Education and Training
  • PhD from Temple University, 1981

Locations and Appointments

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NYU Child Study Center

1 Park Avenue, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 646-754-5000

NYU Child Study Center

411 Hackensack Avenue, 7th Floor
Hackensack, NJ 07601


Phone: 201-465-8111

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My Research


Neuropsychological characteristics of children with psychiatric conditions; impact of interventions or family education programs on children's mental health, adjustment, and involvement in risky behaviors.

A study of the neuropsychological characteristics of children with AD/HD and their correlation to their use of skills to organize their time, their actions, and their supplies needed to meet goals in school and at home. A pilot test of an intervention strategy for teaching organizational skills to children with AD/HD to determine its impact on school functioning, home functioning, and general adjustment.


  • Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder predominantly inattentive type

    Gallagher, Richard; Rosenblatt, Jennifer L Gallagher, Richard; Rosenblatt, Jennifer L
    IN: Neuropsychological assessment and intervention for youth: An evidence-based approach to emotional and behavioral disorders. Washington, DC : American Psychological Association; US, 2013. p.155-176. (264212)

  • Remediating organizational functioning in children with ADHD: Immediate and long-term effects from a randomized controlled trial

    Abikoff, Howard; Gallagher, Richard; Wells, Karen C; Murray, Desiree W; Huang, Lei; Lu, Feihan; Petkova, Eva Abikoff, Howard; Gallagher, Richard; Wells, Karen C; Murray, Desiree W; Huang, Lei; Lu, Feihan; Petkova, Eva
    Journal of consulting & clinical psychology. 2012 Aug 13. 81 (1): 113-128

  • Addiction and emergency

    Gallagher, Richard Gallagher, Richard
    IN: Clinical addiction psychiatry. New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010. p.?-?. (Cambridge medicine) (5747)

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