Peter L. Stavinoha, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist with specialized training and experience in neuropsychology with children and adolescents. He is board certified in Clinical Neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology and American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology.
He directs the neuropsychology service at Children's Medical Center of Dallas, and he is a Professor of Psychology/Psychiatry at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.
Dr. Stavinoha has extensive training and experience evaluating the neurocognitive, educational, social, and emotional aspects of a variety of developmental disabilities, learning issues, disruptive behavior disorders, brain injuries, and other neurological conditions.
Dr. Stavinoha was named Distinguished Psychologist for 2005 by the Dallas Psychological Association. He has lectured extensively on topics including ADHD, dyslexia, learning disabilities, autism and pervasive developmental disorder, traumatic brain injury, the effects of childhood cancer on learning and behavior,the effects of epilepsy on learning and behavior, brain development in children, and general parenting. Dr. Stavinoha is a member of the American Psychological Association, the International Neuropsychological Society, the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, and the Texas Psychological Association.