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Dr Judith Friedman

Dr. Judith L. Friedman,

Director / Founder

Lead Neuropsychologist Calabasas, California

As the lead Neuropsychologist at Reflect Neuropsychology, Dr. Friedman is a Clinical Neuropsychologist with extensive training (McLean Hospital/Harvard University, CHLA, and UCLA), and over three decades of experience in assessing patients across the life span. Dr. Friedman’s expertise includes traumatic brain injury, (TBI), concussions, ADHD, leaning disabilities, dementia, stroke, and complex medical-legal diagnoses. 

Doctor Friedman received her Master’s degree in Education from Harvard University, and her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University. She completed her pre-doctoral externships at the UCLA Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, UCLA Medical Psychology Assessment Center (MPAC), and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA).

Dr. Friedman is a leading forensic neuropsychology expert in Southern California. With over 20+ years of experience, her work includes numerous cases of post-concussive syndrome, severe and mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) in both adolescents and adults, chronic pain, psychological trauma (i.e., PTSD), as well as undue influence, financial elder abuse, testamentary capacity, probate conservatorship, and more. She has been an Expert Witness on numerous cases, has participated in depositions, and has testified in court for both the prosecution and the defense. She is voluntary clinical faculty at the UCLA Medical Psychology Assessment Center at the Semel Institute at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. 

She has worked with top personal injury law firms in Los Angeles (e.g., Panish, Shea, and Boyle, LLP) as well as major insurance companies on workers compensation claims.

Dr. Philip Levin

Pediatric Neuropsychologist

Pediatric Psychologist Calabasas, California

Philip Levin, PhD is a licensed psychologist specializing in the neuropsychological and psychoeducational assessment of children and adolescents. Dr. Levin earned his doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology in 1995 and was first licensed in California in 1997. He completed an APA-approved pre-doctoral internship at The HELP Group in Sherman Oaks, CA focusing on the evaluation and treatment of students in special education with diagnoses ranging from behavioral and intellectual disorders to Autism Spectrum Disorders and Learning Disabilities. In 1997 Dr. Levin became the inaugural Post Doctoral Resident of UCLA’s Pediatric Neuropsychological Fellowship in Community Mental at The Help Group under the mentorships of Dr Paul Satz and Dr Lorie Humphrey. In 2000, Dr. Levin was named the Program Director of The HELP Group/UCLA Neuropsychology Program, providing supervision, didactic seminars, and leadership to the post-doctoral residency and pre-doctoral internship programs for over 15 years.

Dr. Levin is a volunteer clinical faculty member at UCLA’s Medical Psychology Assessment Center (MPAC). He has also held adjunct faculty positions in graduate psychology programs at USC and Loyola Marymount University. Dr. Levin has also presented at national meetings of the American Psychological Association and the International Neuropsychological Society, as well as locally for parent and teacher organizations throughout Southern California. Currently, Dr. Levin focuses on the assessment of neurodevelopmental disorders and their impact on education, socialization, and emotional development. He provides specialized assessments on the cognitive and behavioral impacts of diagnoses such as: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Specific Learning Disorders, Intellectual Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Depression, and Bipolar Disorders. His goal is to empower families with the information they need to advocate for their children’s special needs both at home and at school.

Dr. Shina Halavi

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Clinical Neuropsychology Specialist, Calabasas California

Shina Halavi, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in clinical neuropsychology. She provides neuropsychological assessments and psychotherapy to individuals influenced by a myriad of psychological (e.g., behavioral issues, psychosis, anxiety, depression), neurodevelopmental (e.g., ASD, ADHD, learning disabilities), and medical (e.g., dementia, concussion, epilepsy) difficulties. She facilitates an integrated approach in her clients’ care by exploring the many facets of her client’s life while valuing input from their family members, teachers, caretakers, and other healthcare providers as necessary. Dr. Halavi services children, adolescents, adults, and older adults. 

Dr. Halavi received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology with a specialty in Neuropsychology from Loma Linda University. She completed an APA-accredited internship at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and completed extensive doctoral training at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). 

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