THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA NEUROPSYCHOLOGY FORUM
Welcomes you to:
The Globalization of Neuropsychology:
Current Challenges and Future Directions
with April Thames, Ph.D.
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:
1. Demonstrate knowledge of approaches for implementing cultural and linguistic competencies into neuropsychological training.
2 Identify mechanisms for increasing advocacy efforts for cultural neuropsychology and inter-organizational efforts to compile and streamline advocacy efforts for cultural neuropsychology.
3. Identify major global causes of neuropsychological dysfunction.
About Dr. Thames
Dr. April Thames is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology and Director of the Social Neuroscience in Health Psychology (SNIHP) laboratory at the University of Southern California. Dr. Thames is the Principal Investigator of several National Institute of Health (NIH) grant-supported projects, including an NIH RO1 grant focused on racial disparities in cognitive aging among adults with and without HIV-infection. She has developed a translational research program in social neuroscience that focuses on the impact of health and social determinants on neurological and neurobehavioral outcomes. She is also a clinical neuropsychologist specializing in adult and older adult populations.
When: Tuesday, June 23, 2018, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Location: Alliant University
1 Beach St, San Francisco, CA 94133
APA and QME CEUs: 4
NCNF is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NCNF maintains responsibility for this program.
Register by June 19th
for discounted rates!
NCNF Cancellation Policy: A 50% refund is possible for written cancellation requests sent via email to NCNFsecretary@gmail.com by 6/19/2018 Refunds will not be issued for cancellations requested after 6/19/2018.
Please contact NCNF President, Allen Hobbs, Ph.D. at NCNFpresident@gmail.com if you have any special accommodation requests.