Dr. Richard Solomon ’75, P’10 will return to campus to talk about careers in child psychology on Thursday, April 21. Solomon is a licensed clinical psychologist and a certified school psychologist in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, specializing in the neuropsychological assessment and clinical treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, learning disabilities, pervasive development disorders and child maltreatment with a particular focus upon the role of fathers. Presented by the Salisbury Center for Career Services, Solomon’s talk will focus on his academic and career path.
He is also the president and clinical director of Delta Consultants, a multi-disciplinary practice in Providence, R.I., that offers diagnostic, intervention and counseling services to children, adolescents, adults and families in psychology, education, speech and language and social work. Solomon is also an associate professor of psychology at the University of Rhode Island. In 1986, he co-authored “Child Maltreatment and Paternal Deprivation: A Manifesto for Research, Prevention, and Treatment,” published by Lexington Books.
Solomon graduated from Hobart with a B.A. in psychology. Upon graduation, he earned his doctorate from the University of Rhode Island.
His talk will take place at 7 p.m. in Gulick 100. On the following day, Friday, April 22 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., Solomon will conduct one-on-one sessions in Trinity 109. If interested e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for an appointment.