About

Education

B.A. in Psychology, Loyola Marymount University
M.A. in Clinical Psychology, University of Southern California
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, University of Southern California

Clinical Neuropsychology Internship

Palo Alto VA Health Care System
Joint training with Stanford University Medical Center

Residency

University of California Davis School of Medicine, Dept. of Neurology

Certifications

Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Colorado
Board Certified in Clinical Neuropsychology

Other Positions

Professor, Dept. of Psychology & Neuroscience, Regis University
Visiting Professor, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Brazil
Guest Lecturer, Pontifical Catholic University of Peru

Hospital Affiliations

Craig Hospital
Swedish Medical Center

Courses Taught

Neuropsychology + Laboratory
Introduction to Brain & Behavior + Laboratory
Neurological Disorders
Psychological Testing & Assessment
Abnormal Psychology
Honors General Psychology
Clinical Interviewing

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology
National Academy of Neuropsychology
International Neuropsychological Society
Hispanic Neuropsychological Society
Colorado Neuropsychological Society

Additional Information

In addition to his clinical practice and university teaching, Dr. Lafosse is an active clinical scientist who has published in the top scientific journals in neuropsychology, and a reviewer for several of these same journals.  He has served on the Education Committee of the Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado, the Medical-Scientific Committee of the Alzheimer’s Association Colorado Chapter, and the Diversity Committee of the National Academy of Neuropsychology.  He was invited to participate as an expert in the 2008 Diversity Summit at the International Neuropsychological Society Meeting, which addressed challenges in the assessment of ethnic minorities.  Dr. Lafosse is a Clinical Associate of the Colorado Neurological Institute, has presented on Guardianship and Conservatorship to the Colorado Bar Association, and has given talks at national conferences such as the American Psychological Association and the American Psychiatric Association.  He was named a Fellow in the National Academy of Neuropsychology in 2013 for significant contributions to the field of Neuropsychology.