Cynthia A. Austin, PhD

Pediatric Neuropsychologist, Clinical, Behavioral Medicine & Clinical Psychology

Academic Affiliations

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-4336


Neuropsychology; traumatic brain injury

PhD: The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX.

Internship: The University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN.

Postdoctoral Fellowship: Kennedy Krieger Institute/Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD.

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Austin CA, Krumholz LS, Tharinger DJ. Therapeutic Assessment with an Adolescent: Choosing Connections Over Substances. Journal of Personality Assessment. 2012;94(6), 571-575.

Keith TZ, Reynolds MR, Roberts LG, Winter AL, Austin CA. Sex differences in latent cognitive abilities ages 5 to 17: Evidence from the Differential Ability Scales—Second edition. Intelligence. 2011;39, 389-404.

Hamilton AM, Fowler JL, Hersh B, Austin CA, Finn SE, Tharinger DJ, Parton VT, Stahl K, Arora P. Why Won’t my Parents Help Me?: Therapeutic Assessment of a Child and Her Family. Journal of Personality Assessment. 2009;91(2), 108-120.

Tharinger DJ, Finn SE, Austin CA, Gentry LB, Bailey KE, Parton VT, Fisher ME. Family Sessions as part of child psychological assessment: Goals, techniques, clinical utility, and therapeutic value. Journal of Personality Assessment. 2008;90(6), 547-558.

Austin CA, Slomine BS, DeMatt EJ, Salorio CF, Suskauer SJ. Time to follow commands remains the most useful injury severity variable for predicting WeeFIM scores on year after pediatric TBI. Brain Injury. 2013;27(9):1056-62.