THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA NEUROPSYCHOLOGY FORUM
is pleased to sponsor the upcoming presentations
Online Event: Live and Interactive
How to Become a Neuropsychologist with Rayna Hirst, Ph.D.
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Dr. Hirst will be discussing the path of success, from first year graduate school to postdoc and beyond. This talk will be helpful for students at all levels of training. Tips on experience to obtain in clinical, research, and academic domains will be given, and Dr. Hirst will field questions on aspects of the training process, such as internship, postdoc, and board certification.
About Dr. Hirst
Rayna Hirst, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor and Director of Neuropsychology at Palo Alto University, a doctoral program in clinical psychology. She teaches courses on biological psychology and neuropsychological assessment. She also conducts research in neuropsychology and clinical assessment on topics including effort testing and motivation, the effects of chronic marijuana use, sport concussion and recovery, and health-related factors that impact cognitive function in an aging population. She also has a part-time private practice conducting clinical neuropsychological assessments for a broad range of patients. She is currently serving as Member at Large for NCNF.
When: Wednesday, October 5, 2021, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Online Event via Zoom
NCNF is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NCNF maintains responsibility for this program. NCNF is also approved for continuing education for Qualified Medical Examiners (QME).