Stacy Overstreet

Stacy Overstreet - (Member)
Tulane University
Department of Psychology
2007 Percival Stern Tulane University
New Orleans, LA 70118
PhD in School, Tulane University, 1995
Mental health
Children and Disasters
Community Violence

Stacy Overstreet is a Professor in the Department of Psychology at Tulane University, where she has directed the School Psychology doctoral program for 8 years. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of New Orleans in Psychology and her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Tulane University in School Psychology. As part of her doctoral training, she completed a pediatric psychology internship at the University of Maryland Medical System.

Dr. Overstreet’s primary research interests have focused broadly on children at risk for maladjustment due to the presence of chronic stressors in their lives. Since arriving at Tulane in 1995, Dr. Overstreet has published numerous research articles and book chapters related to her work on trauma exposure among youth.

Deedrah Respess Harp, 1998, Psychologist, KIPP schools, Houston, TX.
Germaine Allison, 2003, School Psychologist, Bellport, NY.
Katherine Bevans, 2004, Research Assistant Prof., Univ. of Pennsylvania School of Med., Philadelphia, PA.
Yael Efreom, 2005, Specialist in Psychology Services, Optimal Health and Performance, Australia.
Deborah Kruglak Gilman, 2006, Psychologist, Relationship Resolutions, Pittsburgh, PA.
Samantha Morrison, 2007, Psychologist, New York Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY.
Tara Mathews, 2009, Psychologist, Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, Baltimore, MD.


  • Congratulations to Erin Knight and Andrea Zawoyski, winners of the Fall 2015 Dissertation Grant Awards!
  • The SSSP meetings at the 2016 APA convention will be held August 4th: Board Meeting from 12 to 4; Member Meeting from 5 to 6; Member Reception from 6 to 7. All locations are to be determined.