Faculty Title: Professor of Psychiatry: Clinical Director of the UAB Mental Health Center

Specialty: Psychiatry – Public Sector Neuropsychology

Hospital Affiliations: UAB Hospital


  • Fellowship in Clinical Neuropsychology, UAB 1992,
  • Internship in Clinical Psychology, UAB 1991,
  • Louisiana State University (Ph.D. in clinical psychology 1992)
  • Louisiana State University (MA, 1990),
  • University of Southern Mississippi (MS, 1978),
  • Grand Valley State University (BS, 1974).

Clinical Interests/Disorders Treated: Neuropsychological Assessment of Serious Mental Illness, Neuropsychological Aspects of Schizophrenia, Stectrum Disorders, and Mood Disorders.

Research Interests: Neuropsychological Aspects of Schizophrenia and other Serious Mental Illness. Genetics of Schizophrenia and SMI. Mental Health Program Evaluation Research.