Jason Osher Jason Osher, PhD

jason_osher@williamjames.edu

Role(s)

  • Director, Neuropsychology Concentration
  • Assistant Professor, Clinical Psychology Department
  • Adjunct Professor, Organizational and Leadership Psychology Department

Degrees

  • PhD, Northwestern University
  • MS, Drexel University
  • BA, Rutgers University

Teaching

  • Functional Neuroanatomy and Neuropathology (NP530)
  • Physiological Psychology (PP520)
  • Adult Neuropsychological Assessment (NP625)
  • Advanced Neuropsychological Case Conceptualization (NP701)

Research and Practice Interests

  • Neuropsychological assessment and intervention
  • Application of neuroscience across various disciplines (e.g., Leadership, Education)
  • Use of technology in psychological intervention

Professional Licenses and Certifications

  • Licensed Psychologist (MA)

Publications and Presentations

Problem-Based Learning in Psychology Education. Presentation at the William James College annual faculty retreat, Newton, MA (January 2016)

The Brain at Work. Presentation at the inaugural Superbrains Conference, Las Vegas, NV (May 2015)

The Neuroscience of Stress and its Application in the School Setting. Presentation at the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology’s School Psychology Department Monthly Community Forum, Newton, MA (March, 2015)

Unpacking Critical Thinking.  Presentation at the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology’s annual faculty retreat, Newton, MA (January 2015)

Psychology of Learning. Keynote presentation at the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology’s annual faculty retreat, Newton, MA (January 2015)

The Neuroscience of Stress in the Workplace. Presentation at the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology’s Leadership Psychology Doctoral Program’s bi-annual retreat, Newton, MA (October 2014)

Cognition in Older Adults: What’s Normal and What’s Not.  Presentation at the Annual Conference on Mental Health and Aging, Newton, MA (May, 2013).  

Current Professional Leadership and/or Concurrent Work Experience

  • Executive Committee Member, Association for Doctoral Education in Clinical Neuropsychology (ADECN)
  • Consulting Neuropsychologist, Brenner Center for Psychological Assessment and Consultation

Prior Professional Leadership and/or Work Experience

  • Clinical Neuropsychologist, Lahey Health Behavioral Services
  • Clinical Neuropsychology Fellow, Harvard-Partners Consortium in Clinical Neuropsychology

Professional Affiliations

  • American Psychological Association (Divisions 2 & 40)
  • Massachusetts Neuropsychological Society
  • International Neuropsychological Society
  • National Academy of Neuropsychology