Undergraduate Research Assistant
Research Project: White Matter Compromise in ASD
Nicole is an undergraduate student at SDSU majoring in Psychology with the Honors minor in Interdisciplinary Studies. She joined BDIL May of 2015. Nicole’s Senior Honors Thesis focuses on the examination of major white matter tracts in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder after careful group-matching for motion. Outside of the lab, Nicole has received training in Applied Behavior Analysis and provides direct implementation of behavior-analytic services to children on the autism spectrum. She also is actively involved in SDSU’s Psychology Club and held the position of President for the 2016-2017 school year. Nicole aspires to obtain a PhD in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Clinical Neuropsychology.