Department of Psychology
Department of Psychology

David M Tucker


Associate ProfessorPh.D., University of Georgia

Adjunct Associate Professor
David M Tucker

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Interests


Memory disorders, Cognitive correlates of ADHD, Recovery of neuropsychological function

Biography


Dr. Tucker does not plan to admit a new clinical graduate student for fall of 2015.

Dr. Tucker completed his undergraduate work in psychology and microbiology at the University of Texas. He then attended the University of Georgia where he received his M.S. and Ph.D. in clinical psychology with a specialty emphasis in clinical neuropsychology. Internship training was completed at the Yale seizure surgery program through the West Haven V.A.M.C. He then joined the faculty of the University of Missouri Medical School serving as Director of Neuropsychological Services. He was an associate professor in the departments of Neurology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Psychology. Dr. Tucker relocated to Austin in 1990, joining the Austin Neurological Clinic and the psychology faculty at UT as an adjunct associate professor. He currently teaches graduate courses in Human Neuropsychology and Neuropsychological Assessment. Additionally, he provides clinical supervision to students in the area of neuropsychology. He is Director of Neuropsychology at the Austin State Hospital. He is a Diplomate in Clinical Neuropsychology from the American Board of Professional Psychology and the American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology. Dr. Tucker recently served as a member of the American Psychological Association, Division 40 Task Force on Education and Credentially in Clinical Neuropsychology.

Current research interests include recovery of function following neurological injury, neuropsychological subtypes of attention deficit disorder, and mechanisms of mild traumatic brain injury.

Courses


PSY 394Q • Applied Neuropsychology

43920 • Fall 2014
Meets F 2:00PM-5:00PM SEA 5.106

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

43285 • Fall 2011
Meets W 5:00PM-8:00PM SEA 2.224

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 394Q • Applied Neuropsychology

43365 • Fall 2011
Meets F 2:00PM-5:00PM SEA 2.224

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 380D • Neuropsychological Assessment

43870 • Spring 2011
Meets W 5:00PM-8:00PM

Diagnostic neuropsychological testing procedures, including techniques for evaluating motor, sensory, memory, language, and higher cortical functions. Three lecture hours a week for one semester, with three practicum hours to be arranged. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, Psychology 380C, and consent of instructor.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

43245 • Fall 2010
Meets T 5:00PM-8:00PM SEA 2.224

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 380D • Neuropsychological Assessment

44030 • Spring 2010
Meets T 5:00PM-8:00PM

Diagnostic neuropsychological testing procedures, including techniques for evaluating motor, sensory, memory, language, and higher cortical functions. Three lecture hours a week for one semester, with three practicum hours to be arranged. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, Psychology 380C, and consent of instructor.

PSY 394Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

44135 • Spring 2010

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a week for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

44225 • Fall 2009
Meets T 5:00PM-8:00PM SEA 2.224

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 380D • Neuropsychological Assessment

43285 • Spring 2009
Meets T 5:00PM-8:00PM

Diagnostic neuropsychological testing procedures, including techniques for evaluating motor, sensory, memory, language, and higher cortical functions. Three lecture hours a week for one semester, with three practicum hours to be arranged. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and Psychology 380C.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

44325 • Fall 2008
Meets T 5:00PM-8:00PM SEA 2.224

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

45185 • Fall 2007
Meets T 5:00PM-8:00PM SEA 2.224

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

44950 • Fall 2006
Meets T 5:00PM-8:00PM SEA 2.224

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 394Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

43240 • Spring 2006

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

41620 • Spring 2005
Meets T 5:00PM-8:00PM SEA 2.224

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 394Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

41735 • Spring 2005

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 394Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

40225 • Spring 2004

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

41250 • Fall 2003
Meets T 5:00PM-8:00PM SEA 5.106

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 394Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

41330 • Fall 2003

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 394Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

40495 • Spring 2003

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

41050 • Fall 2002
Meets T 5:00PM-8:00PM SEA 5.106

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 394Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

41135 • Fall 2002

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 194Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

40340 • Spring 2002

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

41250 • Fall 2001
Meets W 5:00PM-8:00PM BAT 105

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 394Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

41323 • Fall 2001

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 194Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

40115 • Spring 2001

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 194Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

41065 • Fall 2000

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 394Q • Adv Smnr In Executv Functions

41080 • Fall 2000

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

PSY 380C • Human Neuropsychology

39445 • Spring 2000
Meets W 5:00PM-8:00PM PAR 1

Basic issues in normal and abnormal human brain function reviewed with emphasis on disorders of higher cerebral functioning. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing, and Psychology 383C or consent of instructor.

PSY 194Q • Neuropsy Prac: Assmnt/Consult

39525 • Spring 2000

Seminars in Clinical Psychology. One or three lecture hours a wekk for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

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