21 doctors weighed in:
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. D. 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. D. Finman
Dr. D. 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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