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COVID-19 Coping Resources & Administrative Support

Due to ongoing concerns about the health and safety of our students, staff and faculty amidst COVID-19, APHD has moved all current courses online for the remainder of the winter term. In addition, all staff have the option of telecommuting and will be answering emails and telephone calls from off-site. You can find more information on how to connect with our staff on the APHD Administrative Support page listed below.

To support our community, we have put together some resources to help you cope and connect amidst COVID-19. You can find a list of these resources on the COVID-19 Coping Resources page listed below.

APHD Administrative Support page
COVID-19 Coping Resources page

The Department of Applied Psychology & Human Development (APHD) is a research-intensiveDepartment, boasting some of the finest, internationally-known scholars in their fields who teach in our five graduate programs:

  • Child Study and Education (Teacher Education program)
  • Counselling and Clinical Psychology
  • Counselling Psychology 
  • Developmental Psychology and Education
  • School and Clinical Child Psychology

Our programs focus on basic and applied research pertaining to children, adolescents and adults.

Explore our graduate programs

(MA & MEd)

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  • Teacher
  • Counsellor
  • University researcher
  • Psychological Associate
  • Global mental health specialist
  • Psychotherapist

Learn more

(PhD & EdD)

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  • School psychologist
  • Early learning specialist
  • Clinical psychologist
  • Researcher
  • Psychotherapist

Learn more

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Unique to our department are teaching intensive experiences within the Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study Laboratory School and the OISE's Psychology Clinic that provide students with rich practical experiences to advance understanding and innovation. In addition, faculty research is supported by facilities within the Jackman Institute of Child Study, the Indigenous Education Network, and departmental laboratories. 


Learn about our clinical training programs

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The Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development is a hub for clinical psychology training at the University of Toronto. Our extensive training programs are designed to prepare students to successfully practice in a variety of clinical, counselling, hospital and school settings. 



GRAD HUB (School of Graduate Studies)

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Our students are part of a supportive and diverse community of scholars. You'll have the opportunity to become involved in the student association, work with outstanding faculty, participate in cross-curricular learning, and more.

School of Graduate Studies (SGS) Gradhub

(for new and returning students)