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.

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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.

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News & Upcoming Events

Dr. Peter Lang Retires After 40 Years of…

After a long and remarkable career Dr. Peter Lang retired as Professor Emeritus on October 31, 2022.  Dr. Lang obtained his BA in psychology from…

Peter Lang

What’s Behind Door #1?

Congratulations to Dr. Waxenberg, CHP’s winner of the 2022 Halloween Door Decor Spooktacular! Her theme was, “What Haunts You?”. Crowd favorites were…

Dr. Waxenberg's Door

Kim Driscoll receives DDL-AECT Crystal Award

Kim Driscoll, PhD and colleagues Matthew Schmidt, Jie Lu, Avani Modi, and Wenjing Luo were recently honored with the AECT Division of Distance…

Kim Driscoll

chair’s message

a message from our chair

Dr. David Janicke

Located within the College of Public Health and Health Professions, our department consists of dynamic and productive faculty and staff dedicated to excellence in education, research, and service.

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Upcoming & Past events

UF Clinical and Health Psychology

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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.

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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

Intentions to Actions: Microaggressions in CHP

Please join the E&A committee on Friday, July 23rd, at 12 pm to join the discussion on microaggressions, with a focus on taking steps towards…

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Intersectionality between African American and…

As June is Pride Month and June 19 is Juneteenth, let’s look at the intersection of LGBTQ+ Pride and Black Lives Matter.  What is…


How to be an Ally to our AAPI Friends

Please join the E&A committee on Friday, April 23rd at 12:00pm to further discuss how to be a better ally to our friends who identify as Asian…

How to Be an Ally to our AAPI Friends

Alumni Newsletter

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CHP Releases Inaugural Alumni Newsletter