College of Liberal Arts Alumni of the Year
Dr. Nicole Ann Cavenagh
’03 MA Psychology
’08 PhD Psychology
Dr. Nicole Ann Cavenagh is a neuropsychologist and clinical director for Touro University Nevada Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities and assistant professor at the Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine. She also serves on the Nevada State Board of Osteopathic Medicine and is the co-training director of the Nevada Psychological Association Training Consortium internship program.
Dr. Cavenagh completed her predoctoral internship training at the University of California, Los Angeles’ David Geffen School of Medicine. She has played a central role in the development of the clinical psychology program at UNLV through supervising practicum experiences for doctoral trainees. She also created a paid pre-doc internship at Touro and has offered a residency/internship opportunity for UNLV students. Through her work at the Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities, she is improving the lives of hundreds of children in the region.