Rachel Valleley, PhD

PsychologyRachel J. Valleley, PhD
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450

Phone: 402-559-6408

Professional Summary

Rachel J. Valleley, PhD, is a licensed psychologist in the Department of Psychology at the Munroe-Meyer Institute for Genetics and Rehabilitation and Professor in Pediatrics and the Munroe-Meyer Institute at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She completed her PhD in school psychology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and did her internship and post-doctoral fellowship at Munroe-Meyer Institute. Her research and clinical interests revolve around behavioral health in primary care. Specifically, she is interested in the impact that behavioral health problems have on primary care, demonstrating the effectiveness of the integrated model on behavioral health, and the unique contributions that behavioral health specialists can have upon primary care. She is currently the Associate Director of Clinical Services and Outreach for MMI’s Psychology Department. She has published nearly 30 scientific papers and chapters related to children with behavioral health and academic concerns. She currently serves on an editorial board for a peer-reviewed journal related to the schools and frequently serves as a guest reviewer for other journals.


PhD, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, 2001
BS, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, 1994

Courses Taught

Assessment and Treatment of Child Psychopathology
Psychological Assessment I: Foundations
Statistics for Pediatric Dentists

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