Susan M. Spicer, Ph.D.
Dr. Spicer received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Fielding Graduate University with a specialty in Neuropsychology. She earned a Master of Arts degree from Vermont College of Norwich University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Central Michigan University. Dr. Spicer is a Licensed Psychologist with Psychological Affiliates, Inc. of Winter Park, Florida. Her practice specialties include forensic neuropsychology, clinical hypnosis, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and therapy for trauma related disorders. She conducts neuropsychological assessments of children, teens, and adults with many diverse diagnoses including cognitive disorders, ADHD, learning disabilities, and brain injuries. Dr. Spicer has contributed to forensic evaluations in legal cases involving child abuse, divorce, and criminal matters, and has provided expert testimony in Courts throughout the state of Florida. She has television and news experience and has been featured as a psychological expert on FOX 35 News, Channel 13 News, and Wesh 2 News in Central Florida.
Dr. Spicer has 12 years of experience working in the Michigan Court system, community Mental Health centers, and shelters for battered women and children. She worked for two years at Phoenix Children’s Hospital in the Department of Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine, conducting pediatric neuropsychological evaluations for children with a wide range of disorders including epilepsy, autism, meningitis, and chromosomal abnormalities.
Dr. Spicer has published a chapter on brain hemispheric functioning and lateralization and is a contributing author to the Encyclopedia of Neuropsychological Disorders. She has lectured internationally on topics related to cognitive development of right hemispheric functioning. Dr. Spicer is a member of the Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing International Association (EMDRIA), the National Academy of Neuropsychology (NAN), and the American Academy for Clinical Neuropsychology. She serves as an active board member for Voices for Dignity, a non-profit organization developed to take a stand against the abuse, oppression, and humiliation of others.
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