Assistant Director of
Dr. Komal Sharma-Patel is the full-time Assistant Director of
Research for the Child HELP Partnership and part-time
clinician. Her dissertation focused on examining emotional
and cognitive processing factors of writing about sexual assault.
Current research interests include examining trauma-related
sequelae in adolescents including risky behaviors, and evaluating
treatment interventions for traumatized adolescents. Clinical
interests include working with children, adolescents and adults
that have experienced traumas.