Positions

Professor
Psychiatry & Behav Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
Vice Chair of Psychology
Baylor College of medicine

Board Certifications

Licensed Psychologist
Texas Board of Psychology
Licensed Psychologist
Florida Board of Psychology

Clinical Interests

  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Tourette disorder
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Misophonia
  • Exoriation disorder
  • Trichotillomania
  • Hoarding disorder
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Social Phobia
  • Generalized anxiety disorder

Education

PhD from Columbia University
Clinical Psychology

I am an experienced clinical psychologist with expertise in the assessment and treatment of children, adolescents and adults with obsessive-compulsive and related disorders (i.e., OCD, Tourette, Hairpulling disorder, skinpicking, misophonia) and anxiety disorders.

Memberships

International OCD Foundation
Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
Anxiety and Depression Association of America

Honors & Awards

Champion of Peace Award

Selected Publications

  • Storch, E. A., Lewin, A., Silverstein, J. H., Heidgerken, A. D., Strawser, M. S., Baumeister, A., & Geffken, G. R. "Social-psychological correlates of peer victimization in children with endocrine disorders." J Pediatrics. 2004;145:784-789.
  • Storch, E. A., Murphy, T. K., Geffken, G. R., Soto, O., Sajid, M., Bagner, D. M., Allen, P., Killiany, E. M., & Goodman, W. K.. "Factor structure of the Children’s Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale." J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2005;34:312-319.
  • Storch, E. A., Murphy, T. K., Geffken, G. R., Sajid, M., Allen, P., Roberti, J. W., & Goodman, W. K.. "Reliability and validity of the Yale Global Tic Severity Scale." Psychol Assessment. 2005;17:486-491.
  • Storch, E. A., Shapira, N. A., Dimoulas, E., Geffken, G. R., Murphy, T. K., & Goodman, W. K.. "The Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale: The dimensional structure revisited." Dep Anx. 2005;22:28-35.
  • Storch, E. A., Ledley, D. R., Lewin, A. B., Murphy, T. K., Johns, N. B., Goodman, W. K., & Geffken, G. R.. "Peer Victimization in Children with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Relations with Social-Psychological Adjustment." J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2006;35:446-455.
  • Storch, E. A., Murphy, T. K., Geffken, G. R., Mann, G., Adkins, J., Merlo, L. J., Duke, D., Munson, M., Swaine, Z., & Goodman, W. K.. "Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for PANDAS Related Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Findings from a Preliminary Wait-List Controlled Open Trial." J Am Acad Child Adoles Psychiatry. 2006;45:1171-1178.
  • Storch, E. A., Heidgerken, A., Geffken, G. R., Lewin, A., Ohleyer, V., Freddo, M., & Silverstein, J. H.. "Bullying, regimen self-management, and metabolic control in youth with type 1 diabetes." J Pediatrics. 148:784-787.
  • Storch, E. A., Larson, M., Shapira, N. A., Ward, H. E., Murphy, T. K., Geffken, G. R., Valerio, H., & Goodman, W. K.. "Clinical predictors of early fluoxetine treatment response in obsessive-compulsive disorder." Dep Anx. 2007;23:429-433.
  • Storch, E. A., Geffken, G. R., Merlo, L. J., Mann, G., Duke, D., Munson, M., Adkins, J., Grabill, K., Murphy, T. K., & Goodman, W. K.. "Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Comparison of Intensive and Weekly Approaches." J Am Acad Child Adoles Psychiatry. 2007;46:469-478.
  • 109. Storch, E. A., Merlo, L. J., Bengtson, M., Murphy, T. K., Lewis, M. H., Yang, M. C., Jacob, M. L., Larson, M., Hirsh, A., Fernandez, M., Geffken, G. R., & Goodman, W. K.. "D-Cycloserine does not enhance exposure-response prevention therapy in obsessive-compulsive disorder." Int J Clin Psychopharm. 2007;22:230-237.
  • Storch, E. A., Merlo, L. J., Larson, M. J., Fernandez, M., Jacob, M. L., Geffken, G. R., Grabill, K., Murphy, T. K., & Goodman, W. K.. "Family Accommodation in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder." J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2007;36:207-216.
  • Storch, E. A., Merlo, L. J., Lack, C., Milsom, V., Geffken, G. R., Goodman, W. K., & Murphy, T. K.. "Quality of Life in Youth with Tourette’s Syndrome and Chronic Tic Disorder." J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2007;36:217-227.
  • Storch, E. A., Merlo, L. J., Lehmkuhl, H., Geffken, G. R., Jacob, M., Ricketts, E., Murphy, T. K., & Goodman, W. K.. "Cognitive-behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder: A Non-randomized Comparison of intensive and weekly approaches." J Anx Disord. 2008;22:1146-1152.
  • Storch, E. A., Lack, C., Merlo, L. J., Marien, W., Geffken, G. R., Grabill, K., Jacob, M. L., Murphy, T. K., & Goodman, W. K.. "Associations between Miscellaneous Symptoms and Symptom Dimensions: An Examination of Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder." Beh Res Ther. 2007;45:2593-2603.
  • 119. Storch, E. A., Lack, C. W., Simons, L. E., Goodman, W. K., Murphy, T. K., & Geffken. G. R.. "A Measure of Functional Impairment in Youth with Tics." J Pediatric Psychol. 2007;32:950-959.
  • Abramowitz, J., Storch, E. A., Keeley, M., & Cordell, M.. "Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder with and Without Comorbid Major Depression: A Comparison of Cognitive Features." Beh Res Ther. 2007;45:2257-2267.
  • Storch, E. A., Geffken, G. R., Adkins, J. W., Murphy, T. K., & Goodman, W.K.. "Sequential cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy for children with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder with an Inadequate Medication Responder." Dep Anx. 2007;24:375-381.
  • Storch, E. A., Merlo, L. J., Larson, M. J., Bloss, C. S., Geffken, G. R., Jacob, M. L., Murphy, T. K., & Goodman, W. K.. "Symptom Dimensions and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Outcome for Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder." Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavia. 2008;117:67-75.
  • Storch, E. A., Merlo, L. J., Larson, M., Geffken, G. R., Lehmkuhl, H. D., Jacob, M. L., Murphy, T. K., & Goodman, W. K.. "The Impact of Comorbidity on Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Response in Pediatric Obsessive Compulsive Disorder." J Am Acad Child Adoles Psychiatry. 2008;47:583-592.
  • Storch, E. A., Abramowitz, J., & Goodman, W. K.. "Where does Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Belongs Among the Anxiety Disorders in DSM-V?." Dep Anx. 2008;25:336-347.
  • Merlo, L. J., Lehmkuhl, H., Geffken, G. R., & Storch, E. A.. "Decrease in Family Accommodation is Associated with Improved Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Outcome in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder." J Consult Clin Psychol. 2009;77:355-360.
  • Storch, E. A., Abramowitz, J. S., & Keeley, M.. "Correlates and mediators of functional disability in obsessive-compulsive disorder." Dep Anx. 2009;26:806-813.
  • Storch, E. A., Lehmkuhl, H., Ricketts, E., Geffken, G., Marien, W., & Murphy, T. K.. "An open trial of intensive family based cognitive-behavioral therapy in youth with obsessive-compulsive disorder who are medication partial- or non-responders." J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2010;39:260-268.
  • Storch, E. A., Murphy, T. K., Goodman, W. K., Geffken, G. R., Lewin, A. B., Henin, A., Micco, J. A., Sprich, S., Wilhelm, S., Bengtson, M., & Geller, D. A.. "A Preliminary Study of D-Cycloserine Augmentation of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder." Biol Psychiatry. 2010;68:1073-1076.
  • Caporino, N. E., Morgan, J., Beckstead, J., Phares, V., Murphy, T. K., & Storch, E. A.. "A Structural Equation Analysis of Family Accommodation in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder." J Abnorm Psychol. 2012;40:133-143.
  • Murphy, T. K., Storch, E. A., Sajid, M. W., Mutch, P., Lewin, A. B., Edge, P. J. & Goodman, W. K.. "Clinical Factors Associated with Clinical Global Impression for PANDAS." J Pediatrics. 2012;160:314-319.
  • McGuire, J.F., Piacentini, J.P., Brennan, E., Lewin, A.B., Murphy, T.K., Small, B., & Storch, E. A.. "A Meta-analysis of Habit Reversal Training for Chronic Tic Disorders." J Psychiatric Res. 2014;50:106-112.
  • Storch, E. A., Wood, J. J., Ehrenreich, J., Lewin, A. B., Jones, A., Park, J. M., & Murphy, T. K.. "Convergent and divergent validity and reliability of the Pediatric Anxiety Rating Scale." J Autism Dev Dis. 2012;22:292-299.
  • Lewin, A.B., Piacentini, J., De Nadai, A.S., Jones, A.M., Peris, T.S., Geffken, G.R., Geller, D.A., Nadeau, J., Murphy, T.K., & Storch, E.A.. "Defining clinical severity in pediatric obsessive compulsive disorder." Psychol Assessment. 2014;26:679-684.
  • Storch, E. A., Lewin, A. B., De Nadai, A., & Murphy, T. K.. "Defining Treatment Response and Remission in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Signal Detection Analysis of the Children’s Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale." J Am Acad Child Adoles Psychiatry. 49:708-717.
  • Storch, E. A., De Nadai, A., Lewin, A. B., McGuire, J. F., Jones, A. M., Mutch, P., Shytle, D., & Murphy, T. K.. "Defining Treatment Response in Pediatric Tic Disorders: A Signal Detection Analysis of the Yale Global Tic Severity Scale." J Child Adol Psychopharm. 2011;21:621-627.
  • Storch, E. A., Rasmussen, S. A., Price, L. H., Larson, M. J., Murphy, T. K., & Goodman, W. K.. "Development and Psychometric Evaluation of the Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale Second Edition." Psychol Assessment. 2010;22:223-232.
  • Farrell, L.J., Waters, A.M., ... Ollendick, T.H., & Storch, E.A.. "Difficult-to-Treat Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Feasibility and preliminary results of a randomised pilot trial of d-Cycloserine augmented behaviour therapy." Dep Anx. 2013;30:723-731.
  • Storch, E.A., Goddard, A.W., Grant, J.E., De Nadai, A.S., Goodman, W.K., Mutch, P.J., Medlock, C., Odlaug, B., McDougle, C.J., & Murphy, T.K.. "Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Pilot Trial of Paliperidone Augmentation in Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor-Resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder." J Clin Psychiatry. 2013;74:527-532e.
  • Storch, E.A., Wilhelm, S., Sprich, S., Henin, A., Micco, J., Small, B.J., McGuire, J.F., Mutch, P.J., Lewin, A.B., Murphy, T.K., & Geller, D.A.. "Efficacy of Augmentation of Cognitive Behavior Therapy with Weight-Adjusted d-Cycloserine vs Placebo in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Randomized Controlled Trial." JAMA Psychiatry. 2016;73:779-788.
  • Speisman, B., Storch, E. A., & Abramowitz, J.. "Postpartum obsessive-compulsive disorder." J Obstetric, Gyn, Neonat Nurs. 2011;40:680-690.
  • Murphy, T., Lewin, A.B. Storch, E. A., Stock, S., and the AACAP Work Group on Quality Issues. "Practice Parameter for the Treatment and Assessment of Children and Adolescents with Tic Disorders." J Am Acad Child Adoles Psychiatry. 2013;52:1341-1359.
  • Storch, E. A., Caporino, N. E., Morgan, J. R., Lewin, A. B., Rojas, A., Brauer, L., Larson, M. J., & Murphy, T. K.. "Preliminary Efficacy of Web-Camera Delivered Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Youth with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder." Psychiatry Research. 2011;189:407-412.
  • Storch, E. A., Jones, A. M., Lack, C. W., Ale, C. M., Sulkowski, M. L., Lewin, A. B., De Nadai, A. S. & Murphy, T. K.. "Rage Attacks in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Phenomenology and Clinical Correlates." J Am Acad Child Adoles Psychiatry. 2012;51:582-592.
  • Storch, E. A., Bussing, R., Small, B. J., Geffken, G. R., McNamara, J. P., Rahman, O., Lewin, A. B., Garvan, C. S., Goodman, W. K., & Murphy, T. K.. "Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Alone or Combined with Sertraline in the Treatment of Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder." Beh Res Ther. 2013;51:823-829.
  • Salloum, A., Wang, W., Robst, J., Murphy, T., Scheeringa, M. S., Cohen, J. A., & Storch, E. A.. "Stepped Care Versus Standard Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Young Children." J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2015;57:614-622.
  • Storch, E.A., Arnold, E.B., Lewin, A.B., Nadeau, J., Jones, A.M., De Nadai, A.S., Mutch, P.J., Selles, R.R., Ung, D., & Murphy, T.K.. "The Effect of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Versus Treatment as Usual for Anxiety in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Randomized, Controlled Trial." J Am Acad Child Adoles Psychiatry. 2013;52:132-142.
  • Storch, E.A., Sulkowski, M.L., Nadeau, J., Lewin, A.B., Arnold, E.B., Mutch, P.J., Jones, A.M., & Murphy, T.K.. "The Phenomenology and Clinical Correlates of Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders." J Autism Dev Dis. 2013;43:2450-2459.
  • Abramowitz, J., Fabricant, L. E., Taylor, S., Deacon, B. J., McKay, D., & Storch, E. A. "The Utility of Analogue Studies for Understanding Obsessions and Compulsions." Clin Psychol Rev. 2014;34:206-217.
  • Duke, D. C., Keeley, M. L., Geffken, G. R., & Storch, E. A.. "Trichotillomania: A current review." Clin Psychol Rev. 2010;30:181-193.