Stephen P. Hinshaw, PhD


  • Vice Chair for Child and Adolescent Psychology and Professor of Psychiatry, UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences
  • Professor of Psychology, UC Berkeley
  • Co-Chair, Child Mind Institute Scientific Research Council


  • PhD in clinical psychology, UCLA
  • Postdoctoral fellowship in clinical psychology, UCSF

Research focus

Developmental psychopathology—developmental course of attention and impulse control problems, including mood disorders, from childhood through adulthood; NSSI and suicidality; mental illness stigmatization

Clinical focus

Mental illness stigmatization

Teaching focus

Developmental psychopathology