Dr. Abigail Judge is a clinical and child forensic psychologist who specializes in psychotherapy with adolescents and the evaluation of children and families involved in the legal system. Dr. Judge is a consultant at the Law & Psychiatry Service at the Massachusetts General Hospital and an Instructor in Psychology at Harvard Medical School. She maintains a private practice in Cambridge, MA.
Dr. Judge has published on the clinical and legal implications of “sexting” and the role of mobile communication technologies in child sexual exploitation. She co-edited the book, Adolescent Sexual Behavior in the Digital Age: Considerations for Clinicians, Legal Professionals and Educators, published by Oxford University Press in 2014. Dr. Judge presents and consults widely to a range of professional audiences about a developmental approach to social media use among adolescents. Dr. Judge blogs about social media and adolescents for Psychology Today and may be contacted online at www.abigailjudge.com.