Alan E Kazdin

John M Musser Prof Psychology

Departments & Organizations

Child Study Center: Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy; NIMH Research Training Program in Childhood-onset Neuropsychiatric Disorders; Albert J. Solnit Integrated Training Program; Parenting Center & Child Conduct Clinic; Albert J. Solnit Integrated Training

Research Interests

Clinical Interests: child and adolescent psychiatry; child and adolescent psychotherapy; parenting and child-rearing issues and problems; treatment of child aggression and antisocial behavior; childhood depression. Research Interests: diagnosis, assessment, treatment of social, emotional, behavioral problems of children and adolescents, especially, oppositional, aggressive, and antisocial behavior more...

Selected Publications

  • Kazdin, A.E. (in press). Single-case research designs: Methods for clinical and applied settings (2nd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press. Weisz, J.R., & Kazdin, A.E. (Eds.) (in press). Evidence-based psychotherapies for children and adolescents (2nd ed.) New York: Guilford Press. Kazdin, A.E. (2009). Psychological science’s contributions to a sustainable environment: Extending our reach to a grand challenge of society. American Psychologist, 64, 339-356. Kazdin, A.E. with Rotella, C. (2008). The Kazdin Method for parenting the defiant child: With no pills, no therapy, no contest of wills. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Kazdin, A.E. (2007). Mediators and mechanisms of change in psychotherapy research. In S. Nolen-Hoeksema, T.D. Cannon, & T. Widiger (Eds.), Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 3, 1-27. Kazdin, A.E., & Whitley, M.K. (2006). Comorbidity, case complexity, and effects of evidence-based treatment for children referred for disruptive behavior. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 74, 455-467.



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