David Porrino, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist and soon-to-be neuropsychologist (he will be completing his postdoctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology at the end of August) who will be joining the Southfield Center in September. He is trained in neuropsychological assessment with individuals across the lifespan with a variety of neurodevelopmental, medical/neurological, and psychiatric diagnoses. At the Southfield Center, Dr. Porrino’s focus will be performing neuropsychological, psychoeducational, and psychological evaluations with children, adolescents, and adults in order to identify strengths and weaknesses, assist in differential diagnosis, and formulate recommendations to inform treatment and educational planning. He also has experience with individual and group treatment and will be carrying a small psychotherapy caseload.
Dr. Porrino received his Bachelor of Arts from Muhlenberg College in Pennsylvania and earned his doctorate in clinical psychology from Antioch University in New Hampshire, with a concentration in clinical neuropsychology. He completed his predoctoral internship at the Mount Sinai Medical Center with a focus in neuropsychological assessment with individuals with neurological conditions. Upon his arrival at the Southfield Center, he will have completed a two-year neuropsychology fellowship at Inspire Wellness, LLC in New Jersey with a focus in the assessment of neurodevelopmental disorders, such as AD/HD, learning disorders, and Autism Spectrum Disorder. He has also completed clinical rotations at the Child Mind Institute, the Neurological Institute at
Columbia University Medical Center, Rockland Children’s Psychiatric Center, and Westchester Jewish Community Services.