Biography

Dr. Brewer-Mixon is a clinical neuropsychologist with full-time clinical and administrative duties in the Department of Rehabilitation Counseling.  Clinical responsibilities include neuropsychological evaluations, group and individual psychotherapy, clinical supervision of graduate students, and teaching.  Dr. Brewer-Mixon also supervises psychotherapy for psychiatry residents through the Southwestern Psychotherapy Referral Service.  She currently serves on various administrative faculty committees within the Department of Rehabilitation Counseling and the Division of Psychology.

Education

Undergraduate University of Texas at Arlington , Psychology
Graduate School University of Texas Southwestern Med Ctr Dallas (1994)

Research Interest

  • Acquired Brain Injury
  • Caregiving and Chronic Neurological Illness
  • Cognitive Sequelae of Electroconvulsive Therapy
  • Neuropsychology of Psychiatric Disorders

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Brief Recall Tasks and Memory Assessment in Alzheimer’s Disease

Kaltreider, L.B., Cullum, C.M., Lacritz, L.H., Brewer, K.K., & Filley, C.M. Applied Neuropsychology 1999 6 165-169

Anesthesia as a Possible Risk Factor for Cognitive Decline in the Elderly

Brewer, K.K., Haq, A., Cullum, C.M., & Rosenberg, R.N. Facts and Research in Gerontology 1996

Honors & Awards

  • Professional Contribution Award
    Brain Injury Association of Texas (2005)
  • Chief Resident
    UT Southwestern Graduate Clinical Psychology Program (1991)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Psychological Association