Jayne Singer

Jayne Singer, PhD

Staff Psychologist

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-8406
  • Fax: 617-730-0060

Medical Services


  • Autism Spectrum Disorders - ASD
  • Cognitive and Emotional Development
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Developmental Delays
  • Down Syndrome
  • Infant Mental Health
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Learning Disorders


  • Medicine


  • Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Program
  • Developmental Medicine Center
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Experience and Education


Undergraduate Degree

SUNY, Purchase College, 1982

Purchase, NY

Graduate School; PhD, Clinical Psychology

St. John’s University, 1990

Queens, NY


  • Psychology


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Jayne Singer, Jessica Goldberg, Elisa Vele-Tabaddor. A Review of the Early Care and Education Literature:Evidence Base for Touchpoints EXECUTIVE SUMMARY . 2008.
  2. Singer, J., Vele-Tabaddor, E., & Sparrow, J. . Evaluating the impact of a developmental and relational approach on parent-provider relationships and parental stress. Poster presented at Head Start’s 9th National Research Conference, Washington D.C. 2008.
  3. Singer JM. The Brazelton Touchpoints Approach to Infants and Toddlers in Care: Foundation for a Lifetime of Learning and Loving. . Dimensions of Early Childhood. 2007; 3(35):4-10.
  4. Jayne Singer, et al . Touchpoints in Reflective Supervision and Mentorship Workbook. 2004.
  5. Jayne Singer, et al. Touchpoints in Reflective Practice Workbook. 2003.
  6. Singer JM, et al. Touchpoints in Early Care and Education Reference Guide. 2001.
  7. Singer JM, and Fagen JW. Negative affect, emotional expression, and forgetting in young infants. Developmental Psychology. 1992; (28):48-57.
  8. Jayne M. Singer. Negative Affect and Memory Retrieval in Early Infancy. 1990.
  9. Fagen JW, Ohr PS, Singer JM, Klein SJ. Crying and Retrograde Amnesia in Young Infants. Infant Behavior and Development. 1989; (12):13-24.
  10. Fagen JW, Ohr PS, Singer JM, Fleckenstein LK. Infant temperament and subject loss due to crying during operant conditioning. Child Dev. 1987 Apr; 58(2):497-504.
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  12. Fagen JW, Singer JM, Ohr PS, Fleckenstein LK. Infant temperament and performance on the Bayley Scales of Infant Development at 4, 8, and 12 months of age. Infant Behavior and Development. 1987; 10:505-512.
  13. Ohr PS, Fagen JW, Fleckenstein LK, Singer JM. . Stimulus specificity in the reactivation of infant memory. Developmental Psychology. 1986; 10:505-512.
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