Erika M Cascio

Erika M Cascio, Psy.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: HP-CLINICAL / HLTH PSYCHOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 265-0294
Business Email: emellott@ufl.edu

About Erika M Cascio

Erika Cascio, PsyD, is an assistant professor and neuropsychologist who joined the University of Florida faculty in 2016 in the department of clinical & health psychology. A graduate of Wright State University School of Professional Psychology, she completed specialized training in pediatric neuropsychology at Wallace Kettering Neuroscience Institute and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, followed by a neuropsychology residency and pediatric neuropsychology fellowship at UF. Dr. Cascio’s clinical focus involves assessment and diagnosis of neurocognitive conditions affecting children with complex medical illnesses. She is an expert on the brain-behavior relationship, particularly related to how diseases and their associated treatments impact the developing brain. Dr. Cascio is especially passionate about pediatric cancer, epilepsy and traumatic brain injury.

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Psychology
Areas of Interest
  • Epilepsy – overview
  • Epilepsy in children
  • Neurocognitive disorder
  • Neurologic deficit
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Grants

Sep 2019 ACTIVE
Florida Development in Early Childhood: Adversity and Drug Exposure (FL-DECADE) Study
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA · Project Manager

Education

Fellowship – Pediatric Neuropsychology
2016 · University of Florida
Residency – Neuropsychology
2014 · University of Florida
Psy.D. – Psychology
2010 · Wright State University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-0294
Emails:
Business:
emellott@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Mailing:
PO Box 100165
GAINESVILLE FL 32610