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Glen Aylward, PhD, ABPP

Professor Emeritus of Clinical Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral Psychology


Dr. Aylward is a Professor Emeritus, Pediatrics and Psychiatry at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. He was Chief, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics/Psychology.  Dr. Aylward is board certified  in Clinical Psychology and Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, American Board of Professional Psychology; a Fellow of the Academy of Clinical Psychology, a Fellow of the American Psychological Association (6 divisions) and is listed in the National Register of Health Service Psychologists. Dr. Aylward has authored more than 100 papers, chapters, abstracts and reviews, and is the author of the Bayley Infant Neurodevelopmental Screener, and the books, Practitioner’s Guide to Developmental and Psychological Testing, Infant and Early Childhood Neuropsychology, and Practitioner’s Guide to Behavioral Problems in Children. He also is one of the editors of the book, The Bayley-III; Clinical Use and Interpretation. He is the author of the forthcoming Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development-4. Dr. Aylward is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics (2003-present), is on the editorial board of 4 additional journals, and has done ad hoc reviews for 18. Dr. Aylward has served on numerous committees and executive boards in the American Psychological Association, the Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, and the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine. He also was on the AAP Planning Committee for DB:PREP (2004, 2006, 2008). Dr. Aylward was President of the Society of Pediatric Psychology (Div. 54, APA) and President of the Society of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. His research and clinical interests include neurodevelopmental assessment, developmental screening, prediction of outcome in high-risk infants, and the diagnosis and differentiation of attention deficit disorders, executive dysfunction and learning/memory disabilities.  Dr. Aylward directs developmental follow-up in the SIU/SJCH Developmental Continuity Clinic for high risk infants.  He also supervises doctoral level psychology interns as part of the Illinois School Psychology Internship Consortium. 


Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 1872, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ 1974
Medical School: 
Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 1979
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, (pre/post-doctoral) Pediatric Psychology/Child Clinical Psychology 1978-1979


Printable CV: 
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