The past achievements and future promises of developmental psychopathology: the coming of age of a discipline.

  title={The past achievements and future promises of developmental psychopathology: the coming of age of a discipline.},
  author={Dante Cicchetti and Sheree L. Toth},
  journal={Journal of child psychology and psychiatry, and allied disciplines},
  volume={50 1-2},
Over the past decades, developmental psychopathology has coalesced into a discipline that has made significant contributions toward the understanding of risk, psychopathology, and resilience in individuals across the life course. The overarching goal of the discipline has been to elucidate the interplay among biological, psychological, and social-contextual aspects of normal and abnormal development. In addition to directing efforts toward bridging fields of study and aiding in elucidating… CONTINUE READING
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