Robyn Ridley

Associate Professor Emeritus


Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia, 1984

Research Interests:

My research interests are in clinical-child and in social development, including specifically:

  • Mother's behavior and beliefs regarding separations from their infants (maternal separation anxiety);
  • The study of mother-child interaction in pediatric settings.

Teaching Interests:

I teach in the areas of developmental psychology and psychopathology.

Courses Taught:

Psych 407: Personality Theory
Psych 412: Psychopathology
Psych 711: Multicultural Issues in Clinical Psychology

Selected Publications