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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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Raising a child with ADHD costs five times more than raising a child without ADHD, study finds

Friday, April 05, 2019

Raising a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) costs American families an estimated $5.8 billion every year—five times more […]

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Did you know we put in more hours at our jobs than several other industrialized countries? The latest edition of […]

Women in Research: Lorraine Bahrick

Thursday, March 28, 2019

The FIU’s Infant Development Lab is bright and inviting with blue couches and colored toys and books everywhere. This warm, welcoming […]