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Christopher Cronin, Ph.D.

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    Christopher Cronin, Ph.D.


    Dr. Cronin received his BS in psychology at the University of Wisconsin, Madison and an MA and Ph.D. in clinical psychology at the University of Delaware. He completed his internship at the University of California, Davis in the Department of Psychiatry at the University Medical Center in Sacramento. He also completed a Post-doctoral Certificate in Clinical Psychopharmacology at Fairleigh Dickinson University and a MS in criminal justice at Saint Leo University. He is a licensed clinical psychologist and has held academic positions in Europe, Australia and the United States. He has practiced forensic psychology since 1991 conducting competency to stand trial and criminal responsibility evaluations for the Commonwealth of Kentucky and has conducted over 6000 court-ordered forensic evaluations in the Tampa Bay area. In addition to various journal articles, he is the editor of a textbook titled, Military Psychology: An Introduction (2nd ed.) which was translated into Chinese, and author of the textbook, Forensic Psychology: An applied approach (3rd ed.). Dr. Cronin provides continuing education workshops to mental health professionals as well as law enforcement professionals.


    • B.S. Psychology - University of Wisconsin, Madison
    • M.A. Psychology - University of Delaware
    • Ph.D. Clinical Psychology - University of Delaware
    • Clinical Internship - University of California, Davis
    • M.S. Criminal Justice - Saint Leo University
    • Psychopharmacology Postdoctoral Certificate - Fairleigh Dickinson University

    Courses Taught

    • PSY 161 Fundamental of Psychology
    • PSY 315 Psychology of Criminal Behavior
    • PSY 327 Abnormal Psychology
    • PSY 330 Forensic Psychology
    • PSY 336 Military Psychology
    • PSY 431 Childhood Disorders