Ronald D Saletsky, PhD, 315 464-8668

Ronald D Saletsky, PhD
Appointed 09/01/89
220 Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Building
713 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Pediatrics: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences


Education & Fellowships

  • Internship: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1990
  • PhD: Case Western Reserve University, 1990
  • MS: University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1986
  • BS: University of Massachusetts, 1982

Clinical Interests

  • Foster care/adoption, Parent-child relationships, Play therapy, Psychological aspects of pediatric illness, Multidisciplinary approaches to health care

Research Interests

  • Adaptation to type 1 and type 2 diabetes in childhood, Children and foster care, Emotional development in children

Specialties & Certification

  • Child Clinical Psychology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Acute & Chronic Diseases and Conditions in Pediatric Patients
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Type 1 Diabetes in Children
  • Type 2 Diabetes


  • Adults and Children


  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Psychological Testing
  • School Consultation
  • Therapeutic Play
  • Well Child Care

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital


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