Sunita Mahtani Stewart, PhD, ABPP $$

Pediatric Psychologist

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

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Education and Training

Graduate School
University of Massachusetts at Amherst (1981)
Board Certification
American Board of Professional Psychology


    • Research Interests

      • Community-Based Participatory Research
      • Culture and Psychopathology
      • Adolescent Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior 
    • Publications

      • Stewart, S.M., Eaddy, M., Horton, S.E., Hughes, J., & Kennard, B.D. (2015).  The validity of the interpersonal theory of suicide:  A review. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 46 (3), 437-449.
      • Stewart, S.M. (2017). Cultural considerations and culture-specific disorders.  In A. Wenzel (ed), The Sage Encyclopedia of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology.  (p. 925-931). Thousand Oaks:  Sage Publications, Inc.
      • Stewart, S.M., and Zullo, L. (2019). Adolescent suicide.  In Stephen Hupp and Jeremy Jewell (eds), The Encyclopedia of Child and Adolescent Development. Wiley-Blackwell.  
    • Professional Activities

      • American Psychological Association
      • International Association of Cross-Cultural Psychology
      • Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues
      • Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
      • Society for International Psychology
    • Awards and Honors

      • Phi Beta Kappa (1975)
      • Fellow, Division of International Psychology, American Psychological Association (2018)
      • Fellow, Division of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (2019)