Health Psychology

About us

The University of Missouri Department of Health Psychology serves individuals with complex health conditions and their supportive systems through high quality and specialized clinical care, research, and training.


In pursuit of our mission, we provide:

  • Expert neuropsychological and diagnostic evaluations, consultation, and evidenced based interventions across the lifespan
  • Relevant, practical, clinically informed, and state-of-the-art research
  • Nationally recognized, comprehensive, and empirically informed training
  • State and national advocacy to improve quality of life for those we serve and allied professionals

a researcher evaluates images on a computer screen


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.