Dr. Sam Hackworth is the founder of Ask a Child Psychologist, and responses to all questions and all consultations are provided by him. Dr. Hackworth earned his Ph.D. in Clinical Child Psychology from the University of Washington, and has been in practice as a Child Psychologist since 1994. His Ph.D. program, and his internship at Duke University Medical Center, were fully approved by the American Psychological Association. Dr. Hackworth is a Licensed Psychologist in the state of Texas, and is in private practice in Austin.

Dr. Hackworth has over 25 years of clinical experience with children, teens, parents, and families to draw upon to answer your questions, and regarding the widest range of issues. So, join the thousands of parents from around the world who have used our service for advice since 2001, and Ask Your Question now! Every question receives a personal, thorough, and confidential answer as quickly as within 24 hours. Telephone or Skype to Skype consults are scheduled as quickly as prior commitments and time zones allow.