Kathleen Stanton, PhD




Duke University, BA, International and Comparative Studies

The University of Texas at Austin, PhD


Internship, Trauma-informed Assessment and Therapy, Westcost Children's Clinic

Fellowship, Infant Parent Program, University of San Francisco California

Clinical Biography

Kathleen Stanton, PhD is a pediatric psychologist practicing perinatal and infant mental health in the Comprehensive Maternal-Fetal Clinic, a clinical partnership between Ascension and UT Health Austin. She also practices in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and Labor and Delivery Unit at Dell Children's.

Dr. Stanton obtained her Doctorate degree from The University of Texas at Austin, completed her internship at Westcoast Children's Clinic in Oakland, California, and completed her Postdoctoral Fellowship in Infant, Early Childhood, and Perinatal Mental Health at the UCSF Infant-Parent Program.

Dr. Stanton specializes in perinatal and infant mental health. Her past research has focused on the role of cultural values in youth adjustment and family functioning.

Dr. Stanton is a pediatric psychologist with UT Health Austin.


  • Infant Mental Health
  • Perinatal Mental Health

Board Certification

  • Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists


  • Comprehensive Fetal Care Center
    Dell Children's Specialty Pavilion
    4910 Mueller Blvd.
    Austin, TX 78723
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