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Assistant Professor Director of Psychological and Neuropsychological Services


Undergraduate: University of Virginia, 1984

PhD: Clinical Psychology, Adult Specialty, University of South Florida, 1994

Postdoctoral Fellowship: Neuropsychology, UNC Department of Neurology, 1994-1995

Areas of Interest

  • Acquired Brain Dysfunctions
  • Cognitive Disorder Associated with Aging
  • Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)
  • Back Pain and Other Disabling Conditions
  • Emotional and Behavior Changes
  • Chronic Conditions
  • Recovery from neurologic insult of injury and preventing/slowing cognitive decline associated with normal aging and neurodegenerative processes


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Dr. Karla Thompson