Claire Simpson, PhD., Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow
Supervised by Michelle Kandalaft, Ph.D.
I am currently a postdoctoral fellow under the supervision of Dr. Michelle Kandalaft.  I received my Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Southern Methodist University and an additional Master’s degree in Applied Cognition and Neuroscience with a specialization in Neurological Diagnosis from the University of Texas at Dallas.  I have been trained to perform adult neuropsychological evaluations at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation, pediatric neuropsychological evaluations at a private neuropsychology practice, adolescent and adult therapy at Metrocare Services, and in the evaluation and therapy of those with Autism Spectrum Disorders here at Spectra Therapies and Evaluation  Center.  
My research experience includes being part of a joint research team between SMU and The University of Texas at Dallas that studied social cognition in individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and research in the comprehension of the verbal meaning of social expressions in a social cognition lab at the Center for Brain Health.  
I have a passion for working with individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, anxiety, ADHD, and social disorders.  I also provide ADHD coaching services. 
Services provided: ages 8-adult, therapies, ADHD coaching, facilitates executive functioning group
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