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We have the most licensed psychologists and psychiatrists practicing in one location in New England
Alexandra V. Jackson, Psy.D.
Dr. Jackson earned her undergraduate degree in neuroscience from Hamilton College and
worked in the Behavioral Genetics Laboratory at McLean Hospital studying post traumatic
stress disorder and bipolar disorder. She obtained her Masters and Doctoral degrees from
the American School of Professional Psychology in Washington, D.C., focusing on
neuropsychology. While in Washington, she worked as a neuropsychology student
providing testing and cognitive rehabilitation to individuals with mild traumatic brain injuries.
Dr. Jackson completed her internship and two-year post-doctoral fellowship at WestSide
NeuroRehabilitation Services in Lewiston, ME where she provided neuropsychological
testing to adults and children, and also psychotherapy to adults with acquired brain
injuries. As part of her post-doctoral work, Dr. Jackson participated in a variety of research
opportunities regarding brain injury and sports concussion and has presented this work at
international conferences. While at WestSide, she established a sports concussion clinic
for the assessment and treatment of student athletes.
Dr. Jackson has a variety of clinical interests, including helping adolescents and adults
overcome depression, anxiety, chronic illness, brain injury, life transitions, school
problems, relationship problems, and sports concussion. Dr. Jackson also specializes in
neuropsychological assessment of children, adolescents, and adults.
Dr. Jackson views psychotherapy as a collaborative process, uses an integrative approach
to treatment, and often integrates physical health and overall wellness into her therapeutic
interventions. She is client-focused and tailors her intervention to the needs of the individual
client with the goal of therapy being a greater understanding of the self and increased
satisfaction in life.
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