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Career and Education

 
Career

–  California School of Professional Psychology
Adjunct Professor
at one of the largest professional
graduate schools of psychology in the US. Lecture on
Advanced Psychopathology to PsyD studens.
 
–  United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR)
– Director of Psychological Services. Set up evaluation and
treatment services for refugees from Somalia, Nigeria,
Congo and other countries suffering from severe PTSD
 
–  Posit Science – Research Neuropsychologist and 
Member of the Scientific Advisory Board.  Founded by
Dr. Merzenich, Posit is the leader in developing treatments
based on the concept of adult brain plasticity
(neuroplasticity)
 
–  UCSF  Epilepsy Clinic – Neurosychologist 
Conducted neuropsychological testing for clinical trials
of state-of-the-art treatments for patients with intractable
epilepsy.
 
Education

–  UCSF  Memory and Aging Center– Postdoctoral Fellow
Conducted dementia and epilepsy research under direct
supervision of Drs Joel Kramer and
Bruce Miller
.  Evaluated 
patients with difficult to diagnose atyical symptoms of 
neurodegenerative disorders.

Internship - Veterans Affairs Hospital, Salem, Virginia
 
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology - PGSP, Palo Alto, California

Specialty Training Certificate in Neuropsychology - PGSP, 
   Palo Alto, California

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BS in Psychology and Human Development -
UC Davis
  Davis, California

Professional Memberships

- American Psychological Association (APA)
- California Psychological Association (CPA)
- San Francisco Psychological Association (SFPA)
- International Neuropsychological Society (INS)
- National Association of Neuropsychology (NAN)

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