Jennifer E. Cass, PhD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Contact Information

Psychology / Neuropsychology
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4700
FX: (614) 722-4718

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus

Biography

Jennifer Cass, PhD is a pediatric neuropsychologist and the Clinical Director of Neuropsychology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University. She serves as Associate Internship Training Director for the pre-doctoral psychology internship program. She is board certified through the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP).

Gender:

  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Clinical Interests

  • Dr. Cass works with children with a wide range of medical, neurological, neurodevelopmental, and psychiatric disorders. She has particular interests in pediatric epilepsy, 22q deletion syndrome, and children receiving cochlear implantation.

Research Interests

Research Center:

Areas of Interest:

  • Dr. Cass has research interests in outcomes following traumatic brain injury and epilepsy surgery. She serves as co-investigator for the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Interventions for Children and Youth with Traumatic Brain Injury funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR). The center examines the efficacy of web-based interventions for children with traumatic brain injury and their families.

Education and Training

Residency

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital
    Date Completed: 09/01/2002

Graduate School

  • University of Houston
    Date Completed: 12/31/2002

Fellowship

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 09/01/2004

Department:

  • Pediatrics

Section:

  • Pediatric Psychology & Neuropsychology

Specialty:

  • Clinical Neuropsychology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 08/28/2009

Publications

  • Wade,Shari,L; Walz,Nicolay,C; Carey,Joanne; McMullen,Kendra,M; Cass,Jennifer; Mark,Erin; Yeates,Keith,Owen. 2012. A Randomized Trial of Teen Online Problem Solving: Efficacy in Improving Caregiver Outcomes After Brain Injury.  HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY. Vol. 31, no. 6. (November): 767-776.
  • Bodin D, Yeates KO, & Cass J. 2011. Sensitive periods. In Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology. Edited by Kreutzer JS, DeLuca J, & Caplan B. New York, NY: Springer.
  • Bodin D, Yeates KO, & Cass J. 2011. Plasticity. In Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology. Edited by Kreutz JS, DeLuca J, & Caplan. New York, NY: Springer.
  • Cass J & Yeates KO. 2011. Soft signs. In Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology. Edited by Kreutzer JS, DeLuca J, & Caplan B. New York, NY: Springer.
  • Wade SL, Walz NC, Carey J, Williams KM, Cass J, Herren L, Mark E, & Yeates KO. 2010. A randomized trial of teen online problem solving for improving executive function deficits following pediatric traumatic brain injury.  Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. Vol. 25, no. 6. (January): 409-415.
  • Breier,J,I; Fletcher,J,M; Wheless,J,W; Clark,A; Cass,J; Constantinou,J,EC. 2000. Profiles of cognitive performance associated with reading disability in temporal lobe epilepsy.  JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL NEUROPSYCHOLOGY. Vol. 22, no. 6. (December): 804-816.
  • Fennell EB & Cass J. 1998. Summary of breakout group tree, question I, question II, and question III A and B.  Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology. Vol. 13, no. 2. (January): 185, 195-196, 214.
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