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Julia Hussey

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Julia Hussey completed her undergraduate degree in psychology at Loyola University New Orleans in 2015. She completed a year-long psychometrist/clinical assistant position at the Neuropsychology Center of Louisiana, working under Dr. Darlyne G. Nemeth, before moving to Las Vegas to begin her graduate studies in Clinical Psychology (with a neuropsychology focus) at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) working under the supervision of Dr. Daniel Allen.

Julia's research interests include neuropsychology, athletes, and traumatic brain injury (TBI). Julia defended her thesis examining mental health difficulties and substance use in collegiate athletes in Fall 2017.

In addition to her research, Julia has a passion for advocating for the field of psychology and access to mental health services. She currently serves on the NAN Student & Post-Doctoral Resident Committee , and on the American Psychological Association of Graduate Students Convention Committee.