Amy Racanello, MSEd, PhD

Clinical Psychologist, Healthy Brain Network

Child Mind Institute

Amy Racanello, MSEd, PhD, is a clinical neuropsychologist at the Healthy Brain Network. Dr. Racanello holds a master’s degree and advanced certificate in school psychology from Brooklyn College, and a second master’s and doctoral degree from the Educational Psychology Department at The Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Dr. Racanello completed her post-doctoral fellowship in neuropsychology at Columbia University Medical Center, and she was the DeHirsch-Robinson Fellow at the Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York Presbyterian (CHONY)/Columbia University Medical Center. She has extensive training and experience conducting comprehensive neuropsychological assessments for children of all ages and specializes in evaluating individuals with complex learning difficulties.

Dr. Racanello is a professor of neuropsychology in the School Psychologist Graduate Program at Brooklyn College, where she teaches the Neuropsychology of Learning course. Her publications focus on the relationship between chronic otitis media, language development, and academic performance, and she is interested in the development of evaluations that effectively assess the neurocognitive underpinnings of mathematics skills. She conducts mental health, cognitive, and learning evaluations at the Healthy Brain Network Center of Staten Island.

Education

  • BS, Cornell University
  • MSEd, School Psychology, Brooklyn College
  • PhD, Educational Psychology, CUNY Graduate Center