Sandra J. Brown, Ph.D., ABPP/CN
Associate Clinical Professor
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093
PHONE #: (619) 229-3705
FAX #: (619) 229-1715
Dr. Brown received her Ph.D. in Psychology from the University
of Windsor. She completed an internship in clinical
neuropsychology at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and earned a
diplomate in Psychology, with a specialty in clinical
neuropsychology, in 1995. Dr. Brown joined the University of
California San Diego in 1997. She is currently an Associate
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and adjunct faculty at San
Diego State University. Dr. Brown is a supervising
psychologist in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Service as
well as with Neuropsychological Associates.
Neuropsychological correlates of learning disabilities in
children and adolescents. Clinical teaching and supervision of
pre and post doctoral interns and fellows in Psychology.
Dr. Brown’s clinical, teaching and supervision is in the area
of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry as well as clinical
neuropsychology. She specializes in working with children and
adolescents who have histories of severe psychopathology. Dr.
Brown also conducts and supervises neuropsychological
assessments of children and adolescents as well as adults. She
is a member of the American Psychological Association, the
International Neuropsychological Society and the American
Board of Professional Psychology.
- Brown, S.J., Rourke, B.P., & Cicchetti, D.M. (1989).
Reliability of tests and measures used in the
neuropsychological assessment of children. The Clinical
Neuropsychologist, 3, 353-368.
- Brown, G.G.,
Rahill, A.A., Gorell, J.M., McDonald, C., Brown, S.J.,
Sillanpaa, M. & Shults, C. (2000). Validity of the Dementia
Rating Scale in Assessing Cognitive Function in Parkinson’s
Disease. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, 12,