Robert Foltz, PSYD is a clinical psychologist and associate professor of clinical psychology at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Prior to teaching, Dr. Foltz spent over 20 years working in inpatient and residential treatment centers with severely troubled youth. Now in academia, Dr. Foltz teaches courses on Psychopathology, Advanced Psychopathology, Evidence-Based Treatments for Children & Adolescents, and Pediatric Psychopharmacology. He maintains a private practice working with adolescents, adults, and families. Dr. Foltz has multiple publications critically examining diagnostic constructs and the use of psychotropic medications in youth. Finally, Dr. Foltz is actively gathering data for the Adolescent Subjective Experience of Treatment study, surveying the perspectives of severely troubled youth currently placed in residential treatment settings.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Dr. Robert Foltz is a compensated consultant and trainer for Starr Commonwealth. He is on the speaker’s bureau for Reclaiming Youth International and receives compensation. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. He has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Dr. Robert Foltz has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.