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.


Undergraduate School
University of Texas at Arlington (1985), Psychology
Graduate School
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1994)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1996), Clinical Neuropsychology

Research Interest

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


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