About CHDI

Jamie LoCurto, Ph.D.

Jamie LoCurto, Ph.D. Senior Associate
locurto@uchc.edu | 860-679-4968

Jamie LoCurto is the Senior Associate for Project AWARE. She joined CHDI in January 2020 and is responsible for overseeing implementation, quality improvement, evaluation and training on Project AWARE. Jamie has over 10 years of experience working with schools and community mental health centers, implementing, training and overseeing evidence-based treatments in anxiety and depression for children and adolescents.


Prior to joining CHDI, she completed a post-doctoral fellow position at UConn Health, where she managed a NIMH grant-funded project which examined the efficacy of three types of talk therapy in anxious and depressed adolescents. A total of ten child and adolescent community mental health centers across Connecticut and Massachusetts collaborated on this project in order to connect with and enroll families in treatment. Jamie holds a Ph.D. and Master’s degree in Community Psychology from Wichita State University and a Bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Connecticut.