Eric J. Mash, Oregon Health & Science University and University of Calgary
Through a thoughtful and accurate balance of developmental, clinical-diagnostic, and experimental approaches to child and adolescent psychopathology, Eric Mash
and David Wolfeâ€™s ABNORMAL CHILD PSYCHOLOGY, 5E, International Edition remains the most authoritative, scholarly, and comprehensive book in its market.
Accessible to a broad range of readers, the book traces the developmental course of each disorder and shows how biological, psychological, and sociocultural factors interact with a childâ€™s environment.
Eric J. Mash
Eric Mash is a professor of psychology at University of Calgary in Canada, where he enjoys teaching undergraduate classes in abnormal child psychology, behavior modification, and developmental psychopathology as well as graduate classes in clinical psychology, specifically in child psychopathology, child assessment, and child psychotherapy.
He earned his Ph.D. in clinical psychology at Florida State University, and completed his residency in clinical child psychology at Oregon Health and Sciences University in Portland, Oregon.
commits much of his
time and energy outside of the classroom to researching the topics of abnormal child psychology, child and family assessment, child psychotherapy, and child development.
Particularly interested in attention-deficit disorder and conduct problems, and in families in which children have been physically abused, Eric
has contributed and published many journal articles and books on these specific topics.
Eric is also a Fellow of the American and Canadian Psychological Associations, and has served on the editorial boards of many prestigious journals and grant agencies at local and federal levels.