We educate tomorrow’s leaders in Psychology in the scientist-practitioner tradition to advance psychological science and improve the health and quality of life of all people through excellence in Research, Education, and Health Service Delivery.

Our Graduate Programs

Doctoral Program Clinical Psychology

The Ph.D. program in clinical psychology is designed to enable students to master broad areas of knowledge and skills in psychology and clinical psychology, and to educate and train individuals who will contribute to such knowledge through research.

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Internship Program

The Internship Program combines intensive focused training together with general training in the practice of clinical psychology in a health care setting. Focused training occurs in one of three major areas of study: Clinical Child/Pediatric Psychology, Medical/Health Psychology or Clinical Neuropsychology.

2021 cohort

Postdoctoral Program

Postdoctoral training is offered to applicants who have completed a doctoral degree in clinical, school, or counseling psychology from a program accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) or the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA), as well as an APA or CPA accredited internship in clinical psychology.

EPIC accreditation

Fast Facts

$10,852,009 Research awards in FY 2019-2020

92% The average internship match rate for our doctoral students was 92% over the last 5 years

95.9% Pass rate for our graduates according to EPPP performance data for the last 3 years

News & Upcoming Events

Doctoral Student, Francesca Lopez, receives…

Francesca Lopez, MS has received funding for an NIH F31 Kirschstein Individual Research Fellowship award for a project entitled “Cognitive…

Francesca Lopez

Andrea Fidler selected as honorable mention for…

Andrea has been awarded a $1,000 grant from the Society of Pediatric Psychology in support of her dissertation, “Inpatient Sleep Among Adolescents…


Colloquium Series: Hoarding Disorder…

December 4, 2020; 12:00 -1:00 pm This talk will focus on the cognitive behavioral model of hoarding disorder, and in particular the…

Randy Frost

Upcoming & Past events

UF Clinical and Health Psychology

Department Events

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Who are we?

The Education and Advocacy Committee

This committee is a grassroots movement started by graduate students, interns, post docs, faculty, and staff within the Department of Clinical and Health Psychology. In society, psychologists are given a unique position to be leaders in the community, in medicine, and in the political sphere. The Education and Advocacy Committee focuses on topics related to multiculturalism, cultural humility, personal and professional growth, and social justice.

Multicultural Portrait

What do we do?


As the Education and Advocacy Committee, we hope to advance our knowledge in order to become leaders in psychology and beyond so that we may bring about positive outcomes on a local and global level for those we serve.The main goals of this committee are to (1) raise awareness about local, national, and international issues of inequality and (2) promote advocacy for social justice.


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Resources included in this section will help you enhance your knowledge and increase your cultural competency.

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Who we are

HEARD Committee

The Health Equity, Anti-Racism, and Diversity (HEARD) committee was started by faculty, staff, postdocs, interns, and students within the department of Clinical and Health Psychology. The HEARD committee focuses on creating change, both within UF and in the community, based on principles of anti-racism, health equity, and promotion of diversity and multiculturalism.

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Education and Advocacy Committee Events

The Role for Psychology in a Redesigned Mental…

Dr. Benjamin F. Miller, PsyD. is the Chief Strategy Officer for Well Being Trust, a national foundation committed to advancing the mental…

Benjamin F. Miller, PsyD.

Community-Based Interventions in Underserved…

Dr. Rob Newton’s research interests center on addressing health disparities in African American children, adults, and older adults. Although much of…

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What can WE do When Others Can’t Breathe?

A Multidimensional Town Hall on Social Justice

What can WE do When Others Can’t Breathe? A multidimensional Town Hall on Social Justice