Dr. Catie Johnston-Brooks is a Board Certified Clinical Neuropsychologist (ABPP-CN) and an Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She comes to the MIBH from the Denver VA Medical Center where she was lead neuropsychologist since 1999 and the psychology internship training director since 2010. Dr. Johnston-Brooks is a former president of the Colorado Neuropsychological Society and is currently the chair of the Colorado Traumatic Brain Injury Trust Fund Board of Directors as well as the chair of their Research and Program Evaluation committee. Dr. Johnston-Brooks’ years of experience at the VA allows her to work comfortably with individuals who have both emotional and medical difficulties. In her role at the MIBH, Dr. Johnston-Brooks will conduct neuropsychological evaluations, provide feedback and education to patients and family members, and will be involved in clinical research. Dr. Johnston-Brooks believes that clinical neuropsychology’s role is to help patients, family members and clinical teams better understand individuals’ functioning so that the most effective treatments can be utilized to maximize recovery.