Rebecca Winter, Ph.D.
Dr. Rebecca Winter is a licensed psychologist who provides psychological, neuropsychological, and psychoeducational assessment to children from toddlerhood through young adulthood. Dr. Winter also works with families to implement cognitive rehabilitation plans and parent coaching (Parent Management Training) to help children and their families address behavioral and executive functioning needs.
Dr. Winter earned her Bsc. and MA in Brain Behavior and Cognitive Sciences from York University in Toronto, Canada where she was born and grew up. She earned her PhD at Georgia State University with a specialization in Clinical Neuropsychology, and she completed her predoctoral residency at Texas Children's Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine where she focused on assessing pediatric patients with complex medical conditions including severe TBI, epilepsy, and brain tumors. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship in private practice, where she worked with children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder, and was trained in the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS). Dr. Winter has also conducted research at MIT and Georgia State University with a focus on children with learning and developmental disabilities including Developmental Dyslexia, ADHD and Specific Language Impairment.
Dr. Winter is committed to building a personal connection with each patient to make them comfortable with the process and environment, while ensuring that their optimal performance comes through. In her free time, Dr. Winter enjoys lecturing, teaching, and spending time with her husband and three energetic sons.
· Psychoeducational, neuropsychological, and psychological assessment
· Brief Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or developmental evaluation for children under age 5
· Parent management training and short term therapy