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

Doctoral Student, Francesca Lopez, receives diversity F31 from NIH/NIA

Francesca Lopez, MS has received funding for an NIH F31 Kirschstein Individual Research Fellowship award for a project entitled “Cognitive Correlates of Mitochondrial Function in Older Adults.” Funded by the…

Andrea Fidler selected as honorable mention for the Marion and Donald Routh Student Research Grant

Andrea has been awarded a $1,000 grant from the Society of Pediatric Psychology in support of her dissertation, “Inpatient Sleep Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer and Nonmalignant Hematologic…

Colloquium Series: Hoarding Disorder: Understanding the Etiology

December 4, 2020; 12:00 -1:00 pm This talk will focus on the cognitive behavioral model of hoarding disorder, and in particular the vulnerabilities, information processing deficits, and object attachments that…

INS Major Awards for 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Catherine Price and to our alumnus, Dr. Laura Zahodne for receiving awards from the International Neuropsychological Society (INS)!

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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