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Healthy Brain Network Family Gives Back

Jessica has always been concerned about her children’s mental and emotional health. She remembered her own feelings of anxiety and fear as a young girl, and she could see echoes of her own struggles in them. Her one daughter in particular seemed to have difficulty making friends and doing well in school. Jessica worked hard [Read more]

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Mom’s Intuition Led Family to Answers

I have severe dyslexia and was diagnosed with ADD as a child, so I was very tuned in to Gabriel’s schoolwork and behavior early on. But he was reading very early, so I was never concerned about him not being able to read. I did notice other things, though. We started him in a school [Read more]

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On the Job With Ana Restrepo Lachman

Ana Restrepo Lachman is a research assistant at the Manhattan office of the Healthy Brain Network. She’s one of the original crew that launched the flagship Staten Island office back in 2015, when she was hired as one of the project’s first MRI participant navigators. We sat down with her to learn more about what [Read more]

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Chat With Charissa Andreotti

We wanted to know what it means to be a lead clinician for the Healthy Brain Network, and what motivates someone to come to work here.  So, we sat down for a chat with Dr. Charissa Andreotti, a New York State licensed neuropsychologist and clinical manager for the study.   Healthy Brain Network: Could you [Read more]

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