NYU Langone, United States
Dr. Lucia Smith-Wexler currently works as a senior psychologist at NYU Health Medical Center, Rusk Rehabilitation
where she completed her internship and fellowship in the National Institute on Disability Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research funded Advanced Rehabilitation Research Training program. She graduated from the Clinical
Psychology (Health Emphasis) Doctoral program at Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University, and is a bicultural Spanish-speaking psychologist who specializes in cultural competence issues in rehabilitation psychology.
She has presented at state and national rehabilitation and brain injury conferences, and has been involved in planning and Continuing Education Committees. During her post-doctoral fellowship, she was involved in various funded research projects in the areas of Multiple Sclerosis, mild traumatic brain injury, and emotion self-regulation and problem-solving. In addition, she co-developed a research study investigating barriers to treatment within the acquired brain injury population and developed an independent research project investigating disordered eating and other health behaviors following acquired brain injury.
I do not have any relevant financial / non-financial relationships with any proprietary interests.
Friday, November 11, 2022
11:00 AM – 12:15 PM