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A Career in Child Psychology

On Thursday, Nov. 5, the Professionals in Residence Series continues with child psychologist and Clinical Director of Delta Consultants Dr. Richard Solomon ’75, P’10, who will speak at 7:30 p.m. in Trinity Hall 305.

After receiving a B.A. in psychology from Hobart and his doctorate from the University of Rhode Island, Solomon became licensed Clinical Psychologist and a Certified School Psychologist in Rhode Island and Mass.  His research and clinical interests include the neuropsychological assessment and clinical treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Learning Disabilities (LD), Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD) and child maltreatment/family systems, with a particular focus upon the role of fathers.

He is the President/Clinical Director of Delta Consultants, a multi-disciplinary practice in Providence, R.I., offering diagnostic and intervention/counseling services to children, adolescents, adults and families in psychology, education, speech and language and social work. He is also an Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Rhode Island and is the co-author of “Paternal Deprivation and Child Maltreatment.”

On Friday, Nov. 6, Solomon will hold one-on-one coaching sessions. Interested students should contact the Salisbury Center for Career Services at cso@hws.edu to sign up for appointment times.