Child Study Center (CSC)

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460 Turner Street
Collegiate Square Suite 207
Blacksburg, VA 24060-0293
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About Us

The Child Study Center (CSC) is a specialty research, service, and training facility devoted to the comprehensive assessment, treatment, prevention, and understanding of problems of childhood and adolescence. The Child Study Center provides comprehensive diagnostic evaluations for children and adolescents age 16 years or younger. If you are interested in scheduling an evaluation for your child or adolescent, please contact us at or 540-231-8276. For individuals or families interested in a comprehensive diagnostic evaluation for adolescents and adults age 17 or older, please contact the Psychological Services Center at or 540-231-6914.

In-person assessments have been suspended until further notice.  We will be offering tele-assessments during summer 2020, starting on May 26. Families interested in being added to the waitlist for a tele-assessment or an in-person assessment should contact us for more information at (540) 231-8276 or

Please also check out our Guide for Families for Coping with COVID-19.

The Center is affiliated with the Psychological Services Center and the Department of Psychology at Virginia Tech.

The CSC staff, which is comprised of faculty, staff, and graduate clinicians from the Clinical Psychology and Developmental and Biological Psychology training programs, represents diverse areas of expertise.

If you are interested in participating in research projects, please contact us at the Child Study Center.

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Join Us

We are not currently recruiting undergraduate research assistants for the Spring 2021 semester.