Clinical Associates

Jo Anne Savoie, Ph.D., L.Psych.

Title:  Clinical associate

Previous Degrees (and affiliate institutions)/Licensing/Training Obtained:

B.A. with honours in Psychology at Saint Thomas University
M.A./Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of Ottawa
Post-doctoral training in Clinical Neuropsychology at McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School

Clinical Placement/Setting:  Rehabilitation Center

Brief description of your clinical work (as well as any research) and the clinical placement/setting, including the number of students and typical roles that they might have (in prose format):  Mostly conduct neuropsychological and psychological assessments for both inpatients and outpatients with neurological illnesses and injury.  The assessments are completed to examine patients’ cognitive and psychological strengths/weaknesses and the results of the assessments help guide rehabilitation efforts.  The setting has a strong multidisciplinary approach.

Teaching:

Undergraduate courses: health psychology, abnormal psychology
Graduate courses: adult assessment, neuropsychological assessment

Professional Awards/Honours:

2009 UNB Clinical Associate’s Award

Contact Information:      

Stan Cassidy Center for Rehabilitation
800 Priestman street, Fredericton, NB, E3B 0C7
Telephone: 506-447-4465
dr.joanne.savoie@horizonnb.ca