Jada Santos, PSYD

Santos Jada
Specialties
Psychology
Primary Office
Address 1150 N 35th Avenue
Suite 590
Hollywood, FL 33021

About Me

I am a clinical psychologist at Memorial Neuroscience Institute. I work with patients who are living with chronic disease, including multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, non-epileptic pseudo seizures, pain disorders, insomnia, mood and anxiety disorders, ALS and other medical concerns.

I also specialize in helping family members who are caregivers for people with chronic disease. I provide the support and education they need to be there for their loved one.

I follow an eclectic, evidenced-based modality approach to treatment. Intervention typically takes the form of individual psychotherapy following a short-term solution-focused and situation-oriented approach. This is provided in a safe, friendly and supportive professional environment. I am licensed and trained to incorporate psychological evaluations to better understand each patient's presentation and provide individual psychotherapy to address a multitude of life concerns.

I've always been interested in people's stories, and fascinated with how one-on-one interactions can really help people. I love establishing a trusting relationship with my patients and working to understand what is happening in their lives and figuring out a way that I can help them through their current challenges.

 

What I really want all patients to know is that they are not alone. If you are feeling stressed and overwhelmed with your day-to-day life or with issues relating to a medical condition, family, relationships or career, I'm here to help you.

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Meet Dr. Santos

Education

Education
  • Carlos Albizu University, 2015
Internships
  • South Florida Evaluation And Treatment Center, 2015, Psychology
Residencies
  • South Florida Evaluation And Treatment Center, 2016, Psychology
  • The Watershed Addiction Treatment Program, 2016, Psychology
Languages
  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliation

Achievements

Publications

  • Curiel, R., Hernandez - Cardenache, R., Giraldo, N., Rosado, M., Restrepo, L., Raffo, A., Lavado, M., Santos, J., & Whitt, N. (2016).
  • A compendium of neuropsychological measures for Hispanics in the United States. In: Ferraro, F.R., (2nd Ed.), Minority and cross - cultural aspects of neuropsychological assessment. New York and London: Taylor & Francis.

Professional Organizations

  • American Psychological Association
  • Division 40 of APA, Neuropsychology
  • Division 22 of APA, Rehabilitation Psychology
  • Florida Psychological Association
  • Psi Chi International Honor Society

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