Faculty Neuropsychologist Uses Art to Give Different Perception of Resilience
May 18, 2019 8:00 AM
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Scott A. Langenecker, PhDScott A. Langenecker, PhD, is a clinical neuropsychologist and is a Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Utah. He completed his training at Marquette University, the Medical College of Wisconsin, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, and the University of Michigan. Dr. Langenecker's clinical work focuses on the lifespan approach to mood and anxiety disorders, with particular focus on life transitions (e.g., adolescence to adulthood). His work includes accessing strengths to achieve greater levels of independence, workplace accommodations, and remediation of weaknesses. He sees patients ages 12 throughout adulthood. Dr. Langenecker's research and clinical work focuses on the lifespan approach to mood and anxiety disorders, with particular focus on life transitions (e.g., adolescence to adulthood). He is developing and adapting biological and cognitive tools to understand ways to identify and treat individuals with a past history of mood disorders to reduce recurrence, decrease episode length and severity, and to improve functioning and quality of life.