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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.


National landmark study to examine child anxiety treatments

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

The FIU Center for Children and Families has been approved for funding of nearly $3 million by the Patient-Centered Outcomes […]

Dr. Lindsay Malloy TedxFIU- Why teens confess to crimes they didn’t commit

Monday, July 09, 2018

Why do juveniles falsely confess to crimes? What makes them more vulnerable than adults to this shocking, counterintuitive phenomenon? Through […]

Psychology graduate’s sexual health research leads to year abroad in India

Friday, July 06, 2018

Hector Peguero, an FIU Psychology graduate, was recently awarded a Fulbright Student Research Grant for his research project that sought to […]