Christine Ginalis, MA
Christine Ginalis is a clinical extern in the Learning and Development Center at the Child Mind Institute. She is a fourth-year doctoral candidate in the clinical psychology program at The Graduate Center, City University of New York. Prior to her doctoral training, Ms. Ginalis worked at the Institute for Psychological Development at Emory University as a neuropsychometrist and research coordinator. She has experience administering neuropsychological evaluations to various populations including adults and children with developmental disorders, mood disorders, and traumatic brain injury.
Ms. Ginalis was previously a clinical extern at Queens College Psychological Center, a community mental health clinic, where she provided psychotherapy and neuropsychological assessment services to both children and adults. In her clinical work, she emphasizes understanding the strengths and weaknesses of each child in order to create individualized recommendations. Ms. Ginalis’ current research project investigates the consequences of stress during pregnancy on children’s development across psychological, physiological, and neurological domains.
- Psychology Extern, Queens College Psychological Center, Flushing, NY
- PhD (Expected 2025), Clinical Psychology, The Graduate Center, City University of New York, New York City, NY
- MS, Behavioral Neuroscience, Queens College, Queens, NY
- BA, Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA