Psychology and Child Development

College of Liberal Arts

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PsyCD Alumna Featured in "Your Impact" magazine

Fran McIntyre and her generous contribution to the department's Preschool Learning Lab were featured on the cover of CLA's "Your Impact" magazine.

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Our Department Mission

Our Department Mission

We are dedicated to enhancing the health of individuals, families, and communities through a scientific understanding and application of psychology and child development. We offer a high-quality education fostering a wide-ranging knowledge of psychological and developmental science.

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Professor Ryujin spoke at TED X Cal Poly

Professor Ryujin on TEDx

Listen to Professor Ryujin's lecture on emotions as part of TEDx at Cal Poly

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Commitment to Diversity

Our Commitment to Diversity

We believe in a multicultural approach to psychology and child development that emphasizes understanding, accepting, and valuing individual and group differences.

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Psychology and Child Development Newsletter

Our department is bursting with stories about award-winning faculty and student leaders involved in important work.

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Commitment to Community

Community Programs

We offer several outstanding programs and services that support our campus and local communities. At the heart of these efforts are our students who play key roles in ensuring the success of our outreach.

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Our Newsletter

The Networker Newsletter

Read about the exciting endeavors of our busy department's faculty, students and alumni.

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