About dr. aldrich chan and his Team

Forbes-Black-Logo-PNG-e1526884925861.png
Logo-La-Nación.png
IMG-20210820-WA0002.jpg
Yahoo-News-Logo-1-1024x341.png
Kristina Nguyen Headshot.jpg
image0(1).jpeg
Screen%20Shot%202020-09-21%20at%2012.37_
Jason Ouyang photo.jpg

 *Anything underlined is linked to a source, click to explore further!

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 acting as Course Lead (i.e. course design, teaching, and management of other professors teaching for this course) for Physiological Psychology at Pepperdine University (rank #3, Best Online Masters program, 2020) During his time at University of Miami, he conducted research on Alzheimers and personally led research on the Default Mode Network (DMN) and trauma exploring correlations between neuroimaging data to novel and existing neuropsychological instruments. His dissertation was on the impact of PTSD on the DMN and he has publications on topics including Alzheimer’s Disease, memory, imagination, psychotherapy, mindfulness, play and creativity. He has had a diverse array of clinical experiences across the lifespan. For more information re: treatment populations, please refer to the services section. 

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. Dr. Chan was granted a green card on account of "exceptional abilities" being deemed of national interest. 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

Social Media References

 

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.

Now available for order on Amazon (Click here)!

 

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 Education Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ryan Karasik, M. A.: Ryan Karasik is at Pepperdine University, studying for his Doctorate 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.

 

 

 

Jason Ouyang, M.A. 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. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aaliyah Jones, B.S.: is at Pepperdine University, studying for her Master's in Psychology. She aspires to be a clinical psychologist and one day open her clinical practice. She's motivated to help the Black community, especially Black women, by eliminating the stigma around mental health - empowering the community with tools to prosper in life.

 

 

 

 

 

Kristina Nguyen, B.A.: is at Pepperdine University, studying for her Master's in Psychology. She has interned at National Alliance on Mental Illness O.C., a non-profit dedicated to mental health. She has also worked as a behavioral therapist for children with autism. She aspires to become a clinical neuropsychologist.

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, M.A.: 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, M.A.: 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.

Kate Williams, M.A.: 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 photo.jpg
Screen%20Shot%202020-09-21%20at%2012.37_
image0(1).jpeg
Kristina Nguyen Headshot.jpg