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Julie F. Beasley, Ph.D.

Child Neuropsychologist; UNLV Ackerman Autism Center Director
Department(s): Ackerman Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment Solutions


Dr. Beasley has been in private practice for 17 years providing neuropsychological assessment and treatment for children from birth to 25 years of age with a variety of medical, developmental, behavioral, genetic, and social-emotional disorders (e.g., syndromes, Autism, FAS, ADHD, learning disabilities, mood and anxiety disorders, chronic illness, brain injury).  She also provided interventions for children ranging from ages 4 to 18 years of age involving verbal and nonverbal communication, social developmental and behavior management skills. Dr. Beasley is certified in Early Start Denver Model for Young Children with Autism and served on the Mental Health and Developmental Services Commission for the State of Nevada. She received her Ph.D. from Arizona State University and Internship Training at Children’s Hospital of Orange County.

Expert Areas

  • Neuropsychology
  • Autism
  • Early Start Denver Model for Young Children with Autism