Philip Vieria, Ph.D. Title: Assistant Professor Department: Psychology Areas of Expertise Behavioral Sciences, Drug Abuse, Neurophysiology, Neuroscience Professional Background Dr. Vieria's work looks at adaptive changes that occur in the brain following drug exposure as a way of better understanding the behavioral pathway toward addiction. He is specifically interested in the individual differences that determine susceptibility and resilience to developing addiction following drug use, including genetic, sex-related, and experience-dependent. In conjunction with this line of work, Dr. Vieria studies pharmocakinetics using a novel biosensor technology for real-time monitoring of blood ... Read More
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Karen Wilson, Ph.D. Title: Professor Department: Psychology Areas of Expertise Child Development, Children’s Issues, Psychology, Neuropsychological assessment, Developmental disorders. Professional Background Dr. Wilson is a clinical neuropsychologist, a specialized discipline of psychology that examines the relationship between brain systems and behavior. Over the last seven years, her work has focused on the assessment of neurodevelopmental disorders in children and adolescents, but she also has a great deal of experience evaluating adults. Wilson was a clinical psychology supervisor at the HELP Group in Sherman Oaks, Calif., and formed her own independent practice in 2010. Wilson ... Read More