Allison O’Mara, PsyD
Allison O’Mara, PsyD, is a rehabilitation psychologist in the Center for Transitional Neuro-Rehabilitation at Barrow Neurological Institute.
Dr. O’Mara’s expertise includes neuro-rehabilitation, individual and group psychotherapy, and assessment throughout the trajectory of recovery. She is a member of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, the American Psychological Association, and the International Neuropsychological Society.
Dr. O’Mara earned her master and doctorate degrees in clinical psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship in rehabilitation and clinical neuropsychology at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
As a certified music therapist, Dr. O’Mara is also interested in incorporating creative arts therapies into the neuro-rehabilitative setting for people with an acquired brain injury.
For more information or to request an appointment, please call (602) 406-3473.
Cynthia Monheim-Janss, PhD
Cynthia Monheim-Janss, PhD, is a clinical psychologist in the Cleft and Craniofacial Center at Barrow Neurological Institute.
Dr. Monheim-Janss’ expertise includes helping children and their families navigate medical treatments, surgeries, and other challenges associated with complex chronic health conditions, including craniofacial and neurological disorders. She is trained in psychosocial, neuropsychological, and pre-surgical evaluations, as well as medical psychotherapy and medical team consultations. She is a member of the American Psychological Association, the International Neuropsychological Society, and the Society of Pediatric Psychology.
Dr. Monheim-Janss earned her master’s and doctorate degrees in clinical psychology from the University of Arizona. She completed an internship in neuropsychology at the University of Arizona and a fellowship in pediatric psychology at Children’s Rehabilitative Services at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center.
For more information or to request an appointment at the Barrow Cleft and Craniofacial Center, please call (602) 406-3560.
Gregory Lee, PhD
Gregory Lee, PhD, is a professor of neuropsychology and director of training in neuropsychology at Barrow Neurological Institute. He is board certified in clinical neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology.
Dr. Lee’s expertise includes the assessment of cognitive and psychological consequences of a variety of neurological conditions, such as epilepsy, neurodegenerative conditions, traumatic brain injuries, brain tumors, and cerebrovascular disease. He is a fellow of the American Psychological Association and the National Academy of Neuropsychology.
Dr. Lee received his master’s degree in clinical psychology from Lone Mountain College and his doctorate in clinical psychology from the Florida Institute of Technology. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship in neuropsychology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine.
Dr. Lee’s research interests include human cerebral hemispheric specialization for memory, language, emotion, and other cognitive functions primarily using functional neuroimaging and epilepsy surgery models.
For more information or to request an appointment, please call (602) 406-3671.
Jessica Schneider, PsyD
Jessica Schneider, PsyD, is a rehabilitation psychologist in the Inpatient Neuro-Rehabilitation Unit at Barrow Neurological Institute.
Dr. Schneider’s expertise includes promoting adjustment to changes in functioning and disability after injury. She works with both patients and families across various phases of recovery, with a particular focus on personalized care within the acute care setting. She is a member of the Rehabilitation Psychology Division 22 of the American Psychological Association, the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, the International Neuropsychological Society, and the Society for Neuro-Oncology.
Dr. Schneider received her master’s degree in clinical professional psychology from Roosevelt University and her doctorate in clinical psychology from the Georgia School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University. She completed her internship in rehabilitation psychology and neuropsychology at Missouri Health Sciences Psychology Consortium and her residency in rehabilitation psychology and neuropsychology at the University of Michigan Health Care System.
Dr. Schneider’s research interests include evaluating the relationship between health-related quality of life and cognitive functioning in medical populations, with particular emphasis on neuro-oncology.
To request an appointment with Dr. Schneider, please call (602) 406-3671.