Michael Roberts, Ph.D.
Michael C. Roberts, Ph.D., ABPP received his doctorate from Purdue University and completed his clinical internship at Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center (Children's Memorial Hospital). After rising through the professorial ranks at the University of Alabama, he joined the University of Kansas to start the Clinical Child Psychology Program with faculty colleagues and staff.
Dr. Roberts has published over 200 journal articles and book chapters revolving around the application of psychology to understanding and influencing children's physical and mental health. He frequently co-authors with students and graduates.
He has authored or co-edited over 20 books, including Handbook of Pediatric Psychology (4th edition); Handbook of Clinical Child Psychology; Specialty Competencies in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; Handbook of Research Methods in Clinical Psychology; Handbook of Mental Health Services for Children, Adolescents, and Families; Handbook of Evidence-Based Treatments for Children and Adolescents; Prevention of Problems in Childhood; and Helping Children Cope with Disasters and Terrorism. The latest book, Clinical Practice of Pediatric Psychology: Cases and Service Delivery, was published in 2014.