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

Researchers on quest to understand, prevent and treat Alzheimer’s disease

Dr. Adam Woods discusses his Alzheimer’s disease research in From Florida, a new podcast produced by the University of Florida.

Acts of Service: Child-Area Students & Faculty Partner with Keep Alachua County Beautiful

Child area faculty and students from CHP coordinated with Keep Alachua County Beautiful to clean up litter at the Palm Point Nature Park at Newnans Lake as part of an…

Bowers, Ross named CHP alumni of the year

CHP alumni Dr. Dawn Bowers and Dr. Kathryn Ross were named PHHP Outstanding Alumni for 2021.

David Janicke appointed chair of clinical and health psychology

A member of the college faculty since 2003, Janicke has served the department as a professor, associate chair and doctoral graduate program director.

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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