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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).


Study shows people may be underestimating their own prejudice

Wednesday, July 03, 2019

New research has revealed the more racist or sexist a person is, the more likely they are to underestimate their […]

Participants are needed to evaluate substance-use prevention program for teens with ADHD

Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Researchers at FIU’s Center for Children and Families are actively recruiting participants for one of the first substance-use prevention programs in the U.S. designed for adolescents with ADHD.

GCC Forensics 2019 Conference

Thursday, June 27, 2019

FIU is the official international education partner for GCC Forensics 2019 Conference – the must attend event for the entire […]