Gianna Locascio, PsyD, ABPP
Dr. Locascio is the Director of Pediatric Neuropsychology at NYU Langone Brooklyn, and Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine. She is board certified in Clinical Neuropsychology & the Subspecialty of Pediatric Neuropsychology, and a Certified School Psychologist. She completed her doctorate at Rutgers University, internship at the University of Miami School of Medicine, and post-doctoral fellowship at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine/Kennedy Krieger Institute.
She works with a wide range of children, adolescents and young adults with neurological, rehabilitation, medical and neurodevelopmental conditions. She also has expertise in neuropsychology program development for inpatient pediatric rehabilitation, outpatient day rehabilitation, and concussion clinics.
She has long-standing and active involvement in training and supervision of neuropsychology externs, interns, post-doctoral fellows, and early career neuropsychologists. In addition to clinical work, Dr. Locascio has authored/co-authored multiple peer-reviewed articles and chapters, and was co-editor of a recently published book on cognitive rehabilitation in pediatric neurological disorders.