Photo of Alina FontAlina Font, Ph.D.

Interdisciplinary Team Member: Neuropsychology

 

Dr. Font's academic and professional background includes an undergraduate degree from Florida State University and a doctoral degree from the University of Miami in clinical psychology with a specialization in child and adolescent psychology. She completed her clinical internship in pediatric psychology at the Children's Hospital of Orange County in Orange, California, and a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology at the Neuropsychiatric Institute of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with a specialization in pediatric neuropsychology. At the conclusion of her residency at UCLA, she worked as an independent practitioner conducting pediatric neuropsychological assessments in private practice in Los Angeles.

Throughout her graduate and professional career, Dr. Font has specialized in providing psychological services to children and adolescents with diverse needs including chronic illnesses, neurological conditions, developmental disabilities such as intellectual disabilities and autism, academic and learning difficulties, and emotional and behavioral issues. Dr. Font is also bilingual in English and Spanish and much of her training and professional experience has focused on the assessment of monolingual and bilingual Hispanic/Latino pediatric populations in Florida and California. Building on her past experience, Dr. Font established her private practice in Tampa in 2006 with a focus on providing outpatient neuropsychological consultation and evaluation to children and adolescents with developmental delays, medical issues, and learning difficulties. In 2011, she became a Cogmed Qualified Practitioner and began offering Cogmed Working Memory Training, an evidenced based program for helping children, adolescents, and adults sustainably improve attention by training their working memory.

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