Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Thomas Power, PhD, ABPP

Thomas Power CHOP CIRP
CIRP Associate Fellow & Center for Violence Prevention Associate

Thomas Power, PhD, ABPP is an Associate Fellow at the Center for Injury Prevention (CIRP) and a Center for Violence Prevention Associate at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Dr. Power is also an Associate Chief of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, the Director of the Center for Management of ADHD, and a Behavioral Health Researcher in Pediatrics and Psychiatry at CHOP. Dr. Power is also a Professor of School Psychology in Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Education at the Perelman School of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania.

Dr. Power’s research focuses on the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with ADHD. At CIRP, Dr. Power is part of the developmental disabilities and driving research team.

Dr. Power received his BS in Psychology from St. Joseph's College, his MA in Guidance and Counseling from Villanova University, and his PhD in Psychology in Education from the University of Pennsylvania. He can be contacted at

Research Interests

Developmental disabilities and driving