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PhD in Clinical Science in Child and Adolescent Psychology

Our Clinical Science in Child and Adolescent Psychology program aims to arm graduate students with the necessary conceptual background and knowledge of the field including skills in theory construction, methodology and statistics. 

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Students are well-positioned to advance basic knowledge in developmental psychopathology while developing and evaluating scientifically informed assessment, prevention, treatment and dissemination approaches. View Student Admission, Outcomes and Other Data

Since 2015, our program has been fully accredited by the American Psychological Association  (APA, Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation, 750 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20002-4242; 202.336.5979).

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Research rules out mental flexibility, attention as advantages for some bilingual children

Monday, May 20, 2019

Bilingual children are on equal footing with monolingual children when it comes to regulating their behavior, planning and problem-solving, according […]

Post-Doctoral fellow positions at FIU

Friday, May 17, 2019

FIU’s Department of Psychology and Center for Children and Families is seeking a postdoctoral fellow to participate in an NIMH funded study via […]

Researchers seek how to best treat kids with ADHD in schools

Monday, May 13, 2019

Story by Rosanna Castro Researchers at FIU’s Center for Children and Families (CCF) are evaluating the most effective classroom interventions […]