Child and Adolescent Programs
Child and Adolescent Psychosocial Interventions Research Program
The Child and Adolescent Psychosocial Interventions Research Program supports research evaluating the effectiveness of psychosocial treatment interventions, alone or in combination/sequence, for mental and behavior disorders in children and adolescents. Supported research includes studies examining acute and longer-term therapeutic effects on clinical course and functioning across domains (e.g., school, family, peer functioning), with a special emphasis on sensitive periods and key developmental transitions.
Mary Rooney, Ph.D.
Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology and Integrated Treatment Research Program
The Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology and Integrated Treatment Research Program supports the evaluation of the effectiveness and safety of pharmacological treatments for children and adolescents with mental disorders, and all research that integrates different treatment modalities into combined or sequential interventions or evaluate the comparative effectiveness of different modalities of treatment.
Matthew Rudorfer, M.D.