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Is there such a thing as adolescent psychology?

21 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ana Adelstein
Clinical Psychology
11 doctors agree

In brief: There sure is!

Some psychologists specialize in studying child and adolescent behavior. Some also specialize in treating children and adolescents who are struggling for one reason or another.

In brief: There sure is!

Some psychologists specialize in studying child and adolescent behavior. Some also specialize in treating children and adolescents who are struggling for one reason or another.
Dr. Ana Adelstein
Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Dr. Sheldon Kaplan
Of course, adolescent development is so very complex. Change in physical, behavioral, social and emotional development must all be considered in the treatment of teenagers.
Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
8 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

There are psychologists that specialize in teens.

In brief: Yes

There are psychologists that specialize in teens.
Dr. Barry Bergman
Dr. Barry Bergman
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Adolescent Psych.

Sure there is!

In brief: Adolescent Psych.

Sure there is!
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Dov Finman
Pediatrics - Adolescent Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

One of my specialties is working with teens and I teach a course in it as well.
Teens have unique developmental challenges that adults and children don't face.

In brief: Yes

One of my specialties is working with teens and I teach a course in it as well.
Teens have unique developmental challenges that adults and children don't face.
Dr. Dov Finman
Dr. Dov Finman
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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology

In brief: Yes

Child and adolescent psychology is a subfield of clinical psychology that is vibrant, alive, and well.
In fact there is board certification in child and adolescent psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP).

In brief: Yes

Child and adolescent psychology is a subfield of clinical psychology that is vibrant, alive, and well.
In fact there is board certification in child and adolescent psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP).
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
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