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Jennifer M. Flaherty , PhD

    • Title:
    • Assistant Professor

    • Role:
    • Faculty

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    • Focus Areas:
    • Neuropsychology

    • Contact Info:
    • 757.446.8400

    • Office Location:
    • Andrews Hall

    • Undergraduate Education:
    • Graduate Education:
    • Ph.D. - Illinois Institute of Technology

    • Postdoctoral Education:
    • University of Michigan/VA Ann Arbor Consortium in Clinical Neuropsychology

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    • Research Interests:
    • How medical/neurological conditions effect neuropsychological performance

      Neuropsychological correlates of the MMPI-2-RF and the MMPI-A-RF

    • Primary Specialty:
    • Neuropsychology

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    • Recent publications:

      Stelmokas, J., Gabel, N., Flaherty, J. M., Rayson, K., Tran K., Anderson, J. R., & Bieliauskas, L. A. (2016). Detection of delirium and impact of comorbid health conditions in a post-acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Public Library of Science One, 11(11): e0166754. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0166754

      Boxley, L., Flaherty, J. M., Spencer, R. J., Drag, L. L., Pangilinan, P. H., & Bieliauskas, L. A. (2016). Reliability and factor structure of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale among Veterans suspected of traumatic brain injury. Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development, 53(7).

      Flaherty, J. M., Spencer, R. J., Drag, L. L., Pangilinan, P. H., & Bieliauskas, L. A. (2015). Limited Usefulness of the Rey Fifteen-Item Test in detection of invalid performance in Veterans suspected of mild traumatic brain injury. Brain Injury, 29(13-14), 1630-1634. DOI: 10.3109/02699052.2015.1075249


      Recent presentations:

      Armstrong-Hoskowitz, N., Archer, R. P., Handel, R. W., & Flaherty, J. (2017, June). Incremental Validity of the MMPI-A-RF Specific Problem Scales in a Forensic Sample. MMPI Workshops & 52nd Annual Symposium, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

      Flaherty, J. M. (2017, April). Developmental Consequences of Seizures in Children. Spring Convention & Educational Conference of the Virginia Academy of Clinical Psychologists Offered in Conjunction with Virginia Association for Psychological Science: Developmental Issues Across the Lifespan, Norfolk, VA.

      Flaherty, J. M. (2016, November). Differentiating Traumatic Brain Injury from Mental Health Disorders: Diagnosis, Assessment & Treatment Recommendations. Continuing Education presented to Tidewater Academy of Clinical Psychology, Hampton, VA.

      Stelmokas, J., Flaherty, J. M., Kitchen Andren, K., Link, J., Spencer, R., & Bieliauskas, L. (2015). “Measurement of performance validity using the Stroop test in a VA Polytrauma/TBI clinic.” Abstracts for the 2015 AACN Scientific Poster Session, The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 29(3), 339. DOI: 10.1080/13854046.2015.1040457

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