Vanessa Feola, MEd, PLMHP

PsychologyVanessa Feola, MEd, PLMHP
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985380 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5380


Professional Summary

Vanessa Feola, MEd, PLMHP, is a doctoral candidate in the school psychology program at the University of Utah and is a predoctoral intern in the Munroe-Meyer Institute Department of Psychology at UNMC. She received her master’s degree through the University of Utah and undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of Miami. Vanessa’s professional areas of interest include neurodevelopmental assessment and behavioral health treatment for children and adolescents.

Trained as a behavior analyst, Vanessa uses a third-wave behavioral approach to child and family therapy for a wide range of presenting problems. Vanessa has experience conducting comprehensive psychological assessment for children, adolescents, and adults, with particular interest in assessment and differential diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder. Vanessa also enjoys teaching, supervising, and supporting research initiatives related to behavioral health in clinical and school settings.

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In addition, Vanessa has provided guest lectures on topics related to the functional assessment and treatment of problem behaviors across several graduate departments including psychology, behavior analysis, education and speech/language pathology.

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