Kathleen A. Kemp, PhD

Staff Psychologist, Rhode Island Hospital Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Bradley Hasbro Children's Research Center

Kathleen Kemp, PhD, earned her doctorate in clinical psychology with a specialization in forensic psychology at Drexel University; completed her predoctoral internship at University of Massachusetts Medical School/Worcester State Hospital; and completed her forensic psychology fellowship at the University of Virginia's Institute of Law, Psychiatry, and Public Policy and Western State Hospital.

She is the director of the Rhode Island Family Court Mental Health Clinic, where she specializes in forensic mental health evaluations with adolescents in the juvenile justice system. She is active in the American Psychology-Law Society, serving on several committees; she co-chaired its international conference in Seattle in 2017.



Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Services for Adults, Providence, RI, 1 Hoppin Street
Coro Center West (directions)
1 Hoppin Street
Providence, RI 02903


  • Post Graduate:  Drexel University - Philadelphia , PA
  • Fellowship:  University of Virginia School of Medicine