Health Psychology

The University of Missouri Department of Health Psychology promotes quality of life for individuals and families throughout the lifespan by addressing the complex interplay of medical and behavioral factors. Our work promotes best outcomes by addressing a range of needs from the individual level to the social policy level.

Our department is comprised of neuropsychologists, rehabilitation psychologists, and health psychologists who conduct research as well as provide clinical services and training.

a researcher evaluates images on a computer screen

Research

Health Psychology faculty conduct research in autism, brain injury and rehabilitation.

Psychologist Rose O'Donnell with pediatric patient

Clinical services

We provide clinical services to children and adults with and without neurodevelopmental disorders.