About dr. aldrich chan and his Team


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Dr. Chan is a Neuropsychologist, author of the book Reassembling Models of Reality published in the prestigious Interpersonal Neurobiology Series and founder of the Center for Neuropsychology and Consciousness (CNC), a private practice in Miami, Florida that provides neuropsychological and psychological services.  In addition to his practice, he is an Adjunct Professor for Pepperdine University (rank #3, Best Online Masters program, 2020) and conducts research on the Default Mode Network (DMN) and trauma at the University of Miami, exploring correlations between neuroimaging data to novel and existing neuropsychological instruments in service of early-detection for PTSD. His dissertation was on the impact of PTSD on the DMN and he has publications on topics including Alzheimer’s Disease, memory, imagination, mindfulness, play and creativity. 

He received his doctorate from Pepperdine University (rank #6 Best Psy.D. program in the U.S.). He has trained and worked at several institutions, including:

Dr. Chan was born in Canada, raised in Costa Rica, and has lived in Hong Kong, Seattle, Ottawa, and Los Angeles with his current residency in Miami, Fl. He speaks three languages and can practice in English and Spanish. Outside his formal training experience, he was mentored by two founders of the field Interpersonal Neurobiology: the prolific UCLA trained Psychologist Louis Cozolino and acclaimed Harvard/UCLA Psychiatrist Dan Siegel

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Author: Chan, A (2021) Reassembling Models of Reality: Theory and Clinical Practice. W. W. Norton, New York, NY. Fwd by Louis Cozolino, Ph.D., Awd: Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.

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Publications by Dr. Chan (click on titles to download pdf)

Current Activities:

  • Private Practice: Neuropsychological Evaluations, Psychotherapy, Cognitive Remediation, Education

  • Adjunct Professor for Pepperdine University

  • Workshops for Clinicians

  • Beginning education SAGE program for community

Center for Neuropsychology and Consciousness Externs














Ryan Karasik, B. A.: Ryan Karasik is at Pepperdine University, studying for his Master's in Psychology. He aspires to become a clinical psychologist, with the ultimate goal of relieving as much unnecessary suffering in the world as possible. He also works as a behavioral therapist for children with developmental disabilities.







Kate Williams, B.A.: is at Pepperdine University, studying for her Master’s in Clinical Psychology. She aspires to become a Clinical Psychologist, pursuing a career with primary focus in clinical work and research for psychotic disorders, Alzheimer’s, and dementia in Neuropsychology.













Jason Ouyang, B.A. is at Pepperdine University, studying for his Master's in Psychology. He hopes to help others in the future as a clinical psychologist utilizing principles in recovery models and integration. He has previously worked as a CARE program facilitator and Registered Behavior Technician and currently teaches. 


Previous Students

Nadine Robertson, M.D.: received her medical degree from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. Her future residency will prepare her to become an eminent Psychiatrist.

Kayla Garrison, B.A.: is at Pepperdine University, studying for her Master's in Clinical Psychology. She completed an undergrad internship at St. John's Regional Medical Center and previously worked as a Behavioral Health Technician with kids with developmental disabilities. 

Sydney Sroka, B.A.: is at Pepperdine University, studying for her Master’s in Clinical Psychology. Recently, she received the title ‘Queen Ms. Ambassador Golden World,’ and aspires to speak as an advocate for the mentally ill, and reduce the stigma in stereotypization of mental health in the mass media.

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