Virginia Depp Cline, PhD

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center



Phone: 832-822-3700
Fax: (832) 825-4164

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Texas Children's Hospital fellowship Pediatric Health Psychology 2009
University of Kentucky postgraduate education Doctor of Philosophy 2007
Texas Children's Hospital internship Clinical Child Psychology 2007


Dr. Cline's interests focus on traumatic stress in relation to injuries including assessment/screening, the provision of psychological services to these patients (e.g., trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy), and outcomes related to patient satisfaction and feasibility within busy medical settings. Other interests include adjustment to diagnoses and medical conditions and treatment.


Organization Name Role
American Psychological Association Member
Society of Pediatric Psychology (Division 54) Member
Texas Psychological Association Member

Selected Publications

Cline, V.D., Wilson, J.F., & Prout, H. Thompson (2011). Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in Children Following Moderate-Severe Injuries. Journal of Trauma Nursing 18, 155-160.