Dr. Hilit Kletter
Psychologist, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, United States
Dr. Hilit Kletter is a psychologist at the Stanford Early Life Stress and Pediatric Anxiety Program with specialization in childhood trauma. Dr. Kletter helped develop and oversees the
training program for Stanford Cue-Centered Therapy, a treatment for youth
with chronic trauma. She provides training and consultation to school
staff and after school programs, community agencies, and youth
organizations. In addition, Dr. Kletter supervises undergraduate and
graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and medical students. Her research
interests include risk and resiliency factors for childhood trauma and PTSD,
and improvement of treatment and preventative interventions.
Dr. Kletter received her BA in anthropology from the University of
Washington and was a Koret Foundation Fellow while completing her PhD
at Pacific Graduate School of Psychology. She completed her
pre-doctoral internship at the Child and Family Guidance Center in
Northridge, CA and her post-doctoral fellowship at Kaiser Permanente Child
Psychiatry in Milpitas, CA.
childhood trauma, posttraumatic stress, risk and resilience factors, and trauma preventive/treatment interventions.