Sarah Hile, Ph.D.
Dr. Hile is a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of New Mexico. Dr. Hile grew up in Albuquerque, New Mexico but completed her undergraduate training at DePauw University. She then returned to Albuquerque to attend the University of New Mexico, where she received her Masters degree, and completed her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. Dr. Hile also completed an APA pre-doctoral internship in Pediatric Clinical Neuropsychology at UCLA.
She completed a one-year postdoctoral fellowship at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital, where she specialized in both Pediatric Neuropsychology, as well as Pediatric Health Psychology. Dr. Hile then completed another one year fellowship at Southwest Neuropsychology and Behavioral Health, with an emphasis on pediatric neuropsychological assessment.
Dr. Hile has received extensive clinical training in Pediatric Neuropsychology and Pediatric Health Psychology, focusing on chronic and acute illness/injury (i.e., cancer, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, epilepsy, TBI) and its impact on the developing brain. She has also received extensive training in the clinical neurocognitive assessment of neurodevelopmental disorders including AD/HD, learning disabilities, and intellectual disability.
Dr. Hile also specializes in pediatric cancer research and the impact of cancer and cancer therapies (e.g., chemotherapy, radiation) on brain development and neurocognitive function. Dr. Hile is also involved in research examining how children recover after traumatic brain injury, as well as identifying factors that help predict favorable outcomes following TBI.