Licensed Clinical Neuropsychologist
Dr. Seider is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with special training in Neuropsychology and Gerontology. She specializes in assessment of individuals aged 55+ with concerns for cognitive decline (trouble with memory, attention, organization, or other thinking skills) related to age, Alzheimer’s disease, or other dementias. She has extensive training in assessment of adults with a variety of neurologic (e.g., traumatic brain injury, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis), medical (e.g., HIV, substance use disorders), and psychiatric (e.g., depression, anxiety, OCD, PTSD, schizophrenia) concerns. She also has experience evaluating learning disabilities and ADHD. She is a culturally sensitive neuropsychologist with experience conducting evaluations in Spanish.
Dr. Seider completed her undergraduate degree at UC Berkeley and worked at the UC San Francisco Memory and Aging Center before earning her PhD in Clinical Psychology from the University of Florida. She trained at UC San Diego for her pre-doctoral internship in Clinical Neuropsychology and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at UC Los Angeles in Geropsychology. Her research background is in healthy cognitive aging and its neurological substrates. Aside from neuropsychological assessment and research, she has experience with cognitive intervention for healthy and cognitively impaired adults, individual and group psychotherapy, and caregiver support.