The Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development (AP&HD) is dedicated to graduate training and basic and applied research in the areas of human development, teaching, special education, educational psychology, and clinical and counselling psychology pertaining to children, adolescents, and adults. In our graduate programs we are committed to shaping the next generation of researchers, scholars, policy makers, and practitioners in these areas. Our faculty are leaders in their fields, with wide-ranging interests and active research programs. AP&HD is home to a diverse group of students and plays host to visiting researchers from around the world. AP&HD is fortunate to have a team of excellent support staff who work closely with faculty, students, and visiting researchers.