The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

Child and Adolescent Psychology Certificate


325 North Wells Street

Chicago, IL 60610

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Child and Adolescent Psychology Certificate

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Certificate in Child and Adolescent Psychology program enables students to enhance their skills and advance their careers in psychology.
Experienced and knowledgeable faculty teach students about all the factors that impact children and teens, including:
 Social influencers
 Psychological factors
 Biological causes
Framed with professionals in youth and family services in mind, students learn conflict resolution strategies that they can use in educational, clinical, and nonprofit environments. Students will partake in coursework that includes:
 Behavior disorders
 Crisis intervention
 Evidence-based programs
 Upon completion of the Certificate in Child and Adolescent Psychology, graduates will be able to help children and adolescents suffering from the following issues:
 Body image
 Peer pressure
 Drugs and alcohol
 Parental divorce or death


The Chicago School is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools & Colleges Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and is an active member of the National Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology—which has recognized The Chicago School for its distinguished service and outstanding contributions to cultural diversity and advocacy.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Other

Loans Offered: Federal Financial Aid available to those who qualify.

Locale: Large City

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