Welcome to Clinical Child and Pediatric Psychology

Our goal is to foster the development of competent psychologists who can engage in high-quality research and practice. Our area offers extensive opportunities for inter-professional research collaboration and clinical training across a wide range of disciplines and medical sub-specialties.

Department News & Upcoming Events

Intentions to Actions: Microaggressions in CHP

Please join the E&A committee on Friday, July 23rd, at 12 pm to join the discussion on microaggressions, with a focus on taking steps towards positive change for CHP.   Before…

New study finds rural patients do as well after weight loss surgery as urban patients

Story by Jill Pease, posted to College of Public Health and Health Professions news.

UF researchers use AI to develop precision dosing for treatment aimed at preventing dementia

Story by Jill Pease, posted to UF Health Newsroom.

Francesca Lopez, M.S., recipient of APA’s Walter G. McMillen Memorial Award

Francesca Lopez, MS, a rising fifth year doctoral student, has been awarded the 2021 APA Walter G. McMillen Memorial Award for Parkinson’s Disease Research. In 2007, as a tribute to…

Meet Our Graduate Students!

Graduate Student

Meet the Current Graduate Students

Group Photo at SPPAC 19

Graduate Students on Internship

Mallory Netz, M.S.

Mallory is a graduate student mentored by Dr. Fedele in the Pediatric Behavioral Health Lab. She is currently on her internship at Children’s Mercy Kansas City in the Pediatric Psychology Track.

Mallory Netz Picture

Meet our Alumni!


Stacey Simon, Ph.D.

Dr. Simon is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatrics-Pulmonary Medicine at University of Colorado and a psychologist at Children’s Hospital Colorado. Stacey received her Ph.D. from UF in 2011.

Stacy Simon Alumni

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