Dr. Adelina Matevosyan’s Biography

Professional Bio

Adelina Matevosyan, Ph.D. is a Neuropsychology Postdoctoral Fellow (PSB94026069)

working directly under the supervision of Dr. Jonine Nazar-Biesman, Psy.D., ABPdN (PSY17283). Prior to joining the Neurosense Psychology team in 2018, Dr. Matevosyan completed advanced doctoral training at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, the Cleveland Clinic, UCSD, and the Veteran Affairs Healthcare System. She has tailored her clinical training to include neuropsychological and psychological assessments throughout the lifespan in the areas of traumatic brain injury (TBI), stroke, epilepsy, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, intellectual or other learning difficulties, autism spectrum disorder, and other complex neurological conditions. Dr. Matevosyan also has a background working in acute inpatient and rehabilitation-based settings providing neuropsychological assessment as well as individual and group therapy.

 

Dr. Matevosyan is passionate about utilizing neuropsychological assessment to determine ways to capitalize individual strengths. She aims to personally connect with each patient and family to understand their unique goals of evaluation and provide targeted recommendations for treatment planning. Dr. Matevosyan works collaboratively with other disciplines including physicians, educational therapists, speech therapists, academic counselors, etc., and values her role as a patient advocate.

Research & Outreach Experience

Among her many accomplishments includes her contributions to the field of neuropsychology through research. She has authored and co-authored several manuscripts and presented novel research in the areas of TBI, dementia, caregiver burden and quality of life at national and international conferences.

Education Affiliations

California State University Northridge

Alliant International University

University of California, Los Angeles

University of California, San Diego

Clinical Experience

UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior

Cleveland Clinic

San Diego VA Health Care System

Los Angeles VA Health Care System

Cleveland VA Health Care System

Sharp Healthcare

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology

National Academy of Neuropsychology

American Psychological Association

The International Neuropsychology Society