American University of Beirut Lebanon
Dr. Pia Zeinoun is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the American University of Beirut’s Department of Psychology, and the co-founder and Managing Director of the Psychological Assessment Center at the AUB Medical Center. Her research centers on the development of tests for Arabic populations to produce testing practices that are culturally-relevant and valid, especially in the measurement of personality, psychopathology in children/adolescents, and neuropsychological functions such as memory, and attention. Clinically, Dr. Zeinoun specializes in the evaluation and treatment of children and adolescents with neurodevelopmental and acquired disorders that impact cognition, behavior and learning. Her clinical background includes graduate training in neuropsychological assessment of children at the Johns Hopkins/Kennedy Krieger Institute in Maryland, USA, and licensure as a clinical counselor in the state of Illinois. Dr. Zeinoun has a PhD in Psychology from Tilburg University in the Netherlands, while prior to that she had a Fulbright sojourn at Illinois State University, where she obtained a master’s degree in Clinical & Counseling Psychology.