Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

The purpose of Division 53: Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology is to encourage the development and advancement of clinical child and adolescent psychology through integration of its scientific and professional aspects. The division promotes scientific inquiry, training, professional practice, and public policy in clinical child and adolescent psychology as a means of improving the welfare and mental health of children, youth, and families. In the service of these goals, the division promotes the general objectives of the American Psychological Association.

Leadership

President
Joan R. Asarnow, PhD

Secretary
Jonathan S. Comer, PhD, Boston University

Publications

Journal
Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (bi-monthly)
Editor: Mitchell J Prinstein, PhD, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C.

Newsletter
Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology Newsletter (quarterly)
Editor: Brian C. Chu, PhD, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, N.J.

Division Meetings

Contact Information

Karen Roberts, Executive Secretary