Certified Pediatric Neuropsychologists In Texas
Michelle Lurie, Psy.D., ABPdN
Pediatric Neuropsychology Services, PLLC
17101 Preston Rd, Suite 240
Dallas, TX 75252
Dr. Lurie is a clinical neuropsychologist who received her undergraduate training in Johannesburg, South Africa. She relocated to the United States in 1994 and obtained her MA from Pepperdine University in 1996. Dr. Lurie went on to complete her Psy.D. in clinical psychology at the California School of Professional Psychology in San Diego, California in 1999. Research for her dissertation was conducted at the Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC) and involved school reintegration programs for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Dr. Lurie’s pre-doctoral and post-doctoral training includes both clinical and neuropsychological settings. She is a member of the American Psychological Association, the Texas Psychological Association, the National Academy of Neuropsychology, and the International Neuropsychological Society. Dr. Lurie was board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Neuropsychology in 2009.
Dr. Lurie has been in private practice since 2003 providing neuropsychological assessment of the cognitive and behavioral effects of neurologic disorders, including autism spectrum disorders, learning disabilities, atypical developmental delays, ADHD, traumatic brain injury, and behavioral and emotional disorders. Dr. Lurie typically assesses children from the ages of 3-21. She also provides consultation to parents with children younger than age 3. Dr. Lurie provides further consultation to teachers regarding the classroom management of neurocognitive and psychiatric disorders. Her presentations include topics on the use of neuropsychological assessments in differential diagnosis, understanding executive functioning deficits, understanding pervasive developmental disorders, differentiating between ADHD and bipolar disorder in children, and creating appropriate classroom interventions for children with a variety of special needs.