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Sarah Karabatsos

Clinical Psychologist / Neuropsychologist

Sarah Karabatsos, Psy.D.

|Description


Dr. Sarah Karabatsos received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, with specialization in Neuropsychology from Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University in Schaumburg, Illinois. She completed her APPIC-approved internship at Dean Medical Center. She has extensive training in assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, adults and geriatrics with neurodevelopmental and neurological disorders. She also has experience in therapeutic services, crisis intervention and family outreach with children and adolescents with learning disabilities, behavioral difficulties and mood disorders. Her areas of specialty and interests are autism spectrum disorders, traumatic brain injury, stroke and children who present with multiple symptoms including attention, learning and mood difficulties. Dr. Karabatsos received her licensure from the Arizona Board of Psychologist Examiners in June of 2014.


|Education


2009 - 2012
Argosy University
Psychology
Schaumburg, Illinois
Psy.D. Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology
2007 - 2009
Argosy University
Psychology
Schaumburg, Illinois
M.A. Clinical Psychology
2003 - 2007
DePaul University
Psychology, Human Services
B.A. Psychology

|Certification/Licensure


2007
State of Arizona
Board of Psychologist Examiners
License # 4517

|Professional Membership


2013 - Present
The Arizona Psychological Association (AzPA)
2013 - Present
Arizona Children's Services Network (CSN)

|Clinical Experience


2015 - Present
The Nicholls Group
Scottsdale, Arizona
Practicing Psychologist / Neuropsychologist
2013 - 2015
The Nicholls Group
Scottsdale, Arizona
Psychology/Neuropsychology Residency
2012 - 2013
Private Practice
Athens, Georgia
Postdoctoral Fellowship
2011 - 2012
University of Wisconsin
Dean Pediatric Medical Center
Internship Consortium
Professional Psychology
Madison, Wisconsin
Doctoral Internship
2010 - 2011
Neurobehavioral Medicine Consultants, Ltd.
Carol Stream, Illinois
Doctoral Advanced Diagnostic Practicum
2009 - 2010
Bridge View / Challenger Therapeutic Day School
Niles, Illinois
Doctoral Therapy Practicum
2008 - 2009
Glenbrook Hospital Memory Assessment Program
NorthShore University Health System
Glenview, Illinois
Doctoral Psychodiagnostic Practicum
2006 - 2007
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois
Undergraduate Practicum

|Research Experience


2010 - 2012
Argosy University
Doctoral Dissertation

|Select Publications and Presentations


  • Karabatsos, S.C. “Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Theory and Practice.” Presented to the National Stuttering Association- Arizona Chapter, Arizona State University, February 28, 2016.
  • Karabatsos, S., Dodzik, P., Williams, T., (2013). Analysis of Subjective and Objective Social Skills Deficits in Children with Pervasive Developmental Disorders. Applied Neuropsychology, Taylor & Francis Group; Philadelphia.
  • Karabatsos, S., Dodzik, P., Williams, T. (2011). Analysis of Subjective and Objective Social Skills Deficits in Children with Pervasive Developmental Disorders. Poster presented at the American College of Professional Neuropsychology, Las Vegas, N.V.
  • Karabatsos, S., Czarlinski, J., Gancarczyk, A., Lee, C., & Virtue, S. (2007). "Hemispheric Processing During Reading: The Effects of Multiple Goals in a Text and Working Memory Capacity." DePaul University- Chicago, IL Annual Psychology Night.
  • Karabatsos, S., (2007). "Rush University Child Life." DePaul University-Chicago, 12th Annual Psychology Night.

|Honors and Professional Society Membership


  • Scottsdale Psychological Society
  • The Arizona Neuropsychological Society - Member at Large (Central Arizona)
  • The Arizona Psychological Association
  • The Children's Service Network of Arizona
  • Argosy University Chapter of Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology
  • DePaul University Chapter of Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology
  • Bachelors Degree, National Dean’s List